The business has high expectations for the IT team this year. They’ve got big plans for digital transformation and want to deliver a totally new customer experience. They are counting on IT to be able to support this vision and ensure agility, speed and smooth, outage-free services.
You are on board and excited about the challenges ahead. But you also recognize that the old approach to planning and architecting the changes needed won’t cut it any more.
You are nervous that there are too many unknowns across your IT environment. You have only a murky view of your data and suspect that there are legacy applications you aren’t aware of, as well as applications which are dependent on other applications and servers – and if you move one set of applications, something’s going to break.
There’s simply too much potential for errors, delays and wrong turns. And you know there are opportunities to avoid those risks, improve the efficiency of the process and save the company money. There has to be a better way than the endless spreadsheets, paralyzing analyses, and countless meetings and emails.
Make your case. Trust me, your CIO will see that these improvements are critical and will ensure not only a smooth migration but also that the IT team is ready to handle the many changes they’ll need to make in the future.
Retailers must not only reframe the physical store experience, they must also embrace cloud adoption to be able deliver the highly immersive, entertaining, omni-channel experience customers now expect.
Follow these key cloud migration best practices for successful cloud adoption in your organization.
CIO & CTO’s find themselves trying to get out of a traditional data center due to underutilized resources, expensive contracts, and to reduce their IT costs
Recently, TDS CTO and Product Manager both delivered an AWS Migrations Unplugged session to address challenges faced when scheduling migration waves, and offer some solutions that help organizations accelerate and de-risk each step in their journey to the cloud.
Here are some of the blogs and stories we shared this year which recognize the challenges we’ve all been faced with – and celebrate those who were prepared and are thriving.