There is no denying it Servent are a tech company, and as much as we like talking tech, all day every day, we know it can be a bit much for people to take in. Especially as the Microsoft Cloud Platform covers a wide range of customer scenarios, and has a lot of moving parts, as you will see below.

Innovation is at the forefront of our minds, and we do more than just spin up VMs in the cloud, as that’s really just virtualisation. Instead we always try to redesign your workloads, where possible, allowing you to take advantage of all that the Microsoft Cloud has to offer. We do this with one aim, to make your business more agile whilst getting all the benefits that moving to cloud can offer.

There is no denying it Servent are a tech company, and as much as we like talking tech, all day every day, we know it can be a bit much for people to take in. Especially as the Microsoft Cloud Platform covers a wide range of customer scenarios, and has a lot of moving parts, as you will see below.

Innovation is at the forefront of our minds, and we do more than just spin up VMs in the cloud, as that’s really just virtualisation. Instead we always try to redesign your workloads, where possible, allowing you to take advantage of all that the Microsoft Cloud has to offer. We do this with one aim, to make your business more agile whilst getting all the benefits that moving to cloud can offer.

Microsoft Azure is a hyperscale public cloud platform that runs on a worldwide network of Microsoft-managed data centres across 50 regions. It is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy, scale and manage applications across this global network of Microsoft datacenters. You can build applications using multiple languages, tools and frameworks.

Compute

As well as deploying traditional virtual machines, you can also create web and mobile app for any platform or any device, or Use Docker-based tools to deploy and manage containers as well as process events with serverless code. Build and operate always-on, scalable, distributed applications based on micro-services.

Networking

Provision private networks, and optionally connect to on-premises data centres by establishing secure, cross-premises connectivity. Deliver high availability and network performance to your applications whilst routing incoming traffic for high performance and availability. Not to mention load balancing with built-in HTTP load balancing.

Storage

Durable, highly available and massively scalable cloud storage that can be REST-based object storage for unstructured data. Effectively scale apps according to traffic and use File shares that use the standard SMB 3.0 protocol. Low-latency and high-throughput storage using SSD fast disk.

Web & Mobile

Quickly create and deploy mission-critical web apps at scale and build and host the back-end for any mobile app. Automate the access and use of data across clouds without writing code and easily build and consume cloud APIs. Encode, store and stream video and audio at scale or use a fully managed search-as-a-service.

Databases

Offers managed relational SQL Database-as-a-service and elastic data warehouse-as-a-service with enterprise-class features. You can dynamically stretch on-premises SQL Server databases to Azure or provide high-throughput, low-latency data access to build fast and scalable applications. Use Managed NoSQL document database-as-a-service while orchestrating and managing data transformation and movement.

Intelligence & Analytics

Hyper-scale repository for big data analytics workloads and a proven analytics engine. Orchestrate and manage data transformation and movement and use data source discovery to get more value from existing enterprise data. Collect, search and visualise machine data from on-premises and cloud or run Apache Spark in the cloud for mission-critical deployments. Distributed analytics service that makes big data easy or provision cloud Hadoop, Spark, R Server, HBase and Storm clusters.

Internet of Things

Connect, monitor and control billions of IoT assets and receive telemetry from millions of devices whilst getting real-time data stream processing from millions of IoT devices. Use powerful cloud-based predictive analytics tool to enable predictive maintenance and make use of a scalable push-notification engine for quickly sending millions of messages.

Enterprise Integration

Automate the access and use of data across clouds without writing code and seamlessly integrate the enterprise and the cloud. Connect across private and public cloud environments while publishing APIs to developers, partners and employees securely and at scale. Hybrid cloud storage for enterprises, reduces costs and improves data security but you can also dynamically stretch on-premises SQL Server databases to Azure.

Security & Identity

Prevent, detect and respond to threats with increased visibility as well as safeguard and maintain control of keys and other secrets. Synchronise on-premises directories and enable single sign-on and provide consumer identity and access management in the cloud. Join Azure virtual machines to a domain without domain controllers and safeguard access to your data and apps with an extra level of multi-factor authentication.

Developer Tools

Services for teams to share code, track work and ship software and quickly create environments using reusable templates and artifacts. Detect, triage and diagnose issues in your web apps and services while gaining insights. Deploy mobile apps, collect feedback and crash reports, and monitor usage.

Monitoring & Management

Build, manage and monitor all Azure products in a single, unified console and use your personalised Azure best practices recommendation engine. Collect, search and visualise machine data from on-premises and cloud plus simplify cloud management with process automation. Simple and reliable server backup to the cloud and orchestrate protection and recovery of private clouds. Highly granular and real-time monitoring data for any Azure resources.

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Microsoft System Center delivers a unified experience of management across on-premises, service providers, and Microsoft Azure environments. It includes critical aspects of infrastructure management and DevOps for resource provisioning, configuration, monitoring, automation, service management, endpoint protection, and backup and recovery. With consistent and unified management, System Center helps in transforming your datacenter into modern IT.

Configuration Management

Deploy software, protect data, monitor health, and enforce compliance across devices, including support for the latest Windows 10 features. Frequent updates, enhanced integration with Microsoft Intune, and a unified end-user portal make it easier to manage your endpoints.

Virtual Machine Management

Deploy and manage your virtualised, software-defined datacenter with a comprehensive solution for networking, storage, compute, and security. You can easily manage Windows 2016 capabilities, including Nano servers, shielded VMs, hyper-converged clusters, and more.

Orchestration

Automate your datacenter tasks with Orchestrator or Service Management Automation. Create and execute runbooks using native PowerShell scripts and workflows inside Windows Azure Pack or PowerShell ISE.

Operations Management

Monitor health, capacity, and usage across applications, workloads and infrastructure, including Azure and Office 365. Benefit from broader support for Linux environments, improved monitoring with management pack discover-ability, data-driven alert management, and integration with Operations Management Suite for rich analytics and insights.

Data Protection Management

Protect your private cloud deployments, applications, and clients with ease. Protect VMs that use Windows Server 2016 capabilities, such as Shielded VMs and Storage Spaces Direct. Replace tapes with cloud backup through native integration with Operations Management Suite.

Service Management

Use built-in processes and automation for incident resolution, change control, and service requests. Increase efficiency with improved workflows, performance enhancements, and a user-friendly self-service portal.

Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) is Microsoft’s cloud-based IT management solution that helps you manage and protect your on-premises and cloud infrastructure. Since OMS is implemented as a cloud-based service, you can have it up and running quickly with minimal investment in infrastructure services. New features are delivered automatically, saving you ongoing maintenance and upgrade costs.

Insight & Analytics

Separate the signal from the noise. Collect, correlate and act on log data from multiple systems in a single view. Map and understand the dependencies of workloads and applications, and address incidents quickly with flexible search, and custom alerts.

Security & Compliance

Prevent, detect, and respond to threats with increased visibility. Take control of cloud security by defining policies that recommend and monitor security configurations. Leverage Microsoft security data and analysis to perform more intelligent and effective threat detection.

Automation & Control

Deliver continuous IT services and manage rapid change across heterogeneous environments. Take control of your environment by remediating operational issues, so you get time back to focus on work that adds business value. Keep service levels high and mitigate risk to enable a consistent enterprise. Transform complex and repetitive tasks with IT automation.

Protection & Recovery

Integrated cloud backup and disaster recovery provide a simple and cost-effective solution to protect enterprise applications and data irrespective of its location. Automate the orderly recovery of services in the event of a site outage at the primary datacenter. Reduce cost and increase compliance with efficient and flexible online cloud backup and recovery services.

Azure Stack extends the Azure vision by bringing the cloud model of computing to every datacenter. Azure Stack is a new hybrid cloud platform product that enables organisations to deliver Azure services from their own datacenter in a way that is consistent with Azure. In this way customers can focus on business innovation rather than spend time building their own cloud computing platform.

HYBRID CLOUD

Azure Stack integrated systems are offered through a partnership of Microsoft and a number of handpicked hardware partners. With Azure Stack Microsoft and these vendors have created solutions which offer cloud-paced innovation balanced with simplicity in management.

Since Azure Stack is offered as an integrated system of hardware and software, you are offered the right amount of flexibility and control, while still adopting innovation from the cloud. Azure Stack can also vary in scale in terms of deployment of these integrated systems. Azure Stack integrated systems range in size from 4-12 nodes, and are jointly supported by the hardware partner and Microsoft. By utilising Azure Stack you will cloud-power your business with on-premises, integrated systems which will enable new scenarios for your production workloads.

‘Secure Azure’ from Servent is completely built around protecting our customers workloads in the cloud. With ‘Secure Azure’ we provide solutions to ensure that when workloads are migrated to the cloud that they will remain secure, will comply with privacy standards, and shall meet the highest industry security compliance requirements too. We help our customers understand the ‘shared security responsibility’ model and develop Azure solutions which will always ensure that our customers identity, infrastructure, applications & data remain entirely secure.

 

Click Secure Azure to find out more about our service and how we can help enhance your cloud security posture.

Secured Identity

Identity is widely considered the new boundary for cloud security, displacing the traditional network-centric view. As a result of this shift, ‘Secure Azure’ offers: identity management, multi-factor authentication, role-based access controls and much more. ‘Secure Azure’ will also provide security insights as well as monitoring and alerting of suspicious or unfamiliar activities.

Secured Infrastructure

A common misunderstanding is that by moving workloads to the cloud securing the infrastructure then becomes the responsibility of the cloud solution provider. This is wrong. As part of ‘Secure Azure’ we secure our customers infrastructure by utilising both the inherent capabilities of the Azure cloud platform as well as third party solutions.

SECURED APPLICATIONS & DATA

We understand the importance of our customers applications and data. Both are core to any business. With that in mind, ‘Secure Azure’ offers a number of Azure solutions in this space, which offer: high-availability of applications, safeguarding of cryptographic keys, backup and disaster recovery, encryption, application monitoring and alerting, and much more.

Azure Datapath from Servent helps assess and migrate data and workloads. Azure Datapath migrates data and workloads from on-premises to the Azure platform in a managed, secure, end-to-end process. A challenge for any organisation on their cloud journey is how to efficiently migrate large amounts data and workloads to Azure. With Datapath we simplify this part of your cloud journey and enable migration to take place with ease.

 

Azure Datapath was born because of our transformation experiences with our customers. Time and time again we consistently see that data and workloads migration to Azure is a challenging task for many organisations. With Azure Datapath we remove the complexity.

 

Click Azure Datapath to find out more about our service and how we can help efficiently migrate large amounts data and workloads to Azure in a secure and streamlined manner.

UNDERSTANDING YOUR DATA & WORKLOADS

We evaluate your data and workloads to determine whether they are ready for migration to Azure and to understand whether any remediation will be required prior to migration. We will also assess your workloads and ensure that they are right-sized for Azure and ensure you’re not paying unnecessarily for cloud resources.

MIGRATION OF DATA & WORKLOADS

With Datapath we move your data to Azure in a secured, methodical and structured manner. We have multiple tools are our disposal to help securely and quickly migrate your data and workloads. We have options which include online and offline data migration tooling which make this an effortless exercise.

ESTABLISHING SYNCHRONISATION

In certain circumstances you will want to ensure that your on-premises data and cloud data remains synchronised. This could range from file and application content to databases. With Datapath we utilise tools which make this a straightforward reality.

Azure Pathway is our complete framework for migration to Azure. With Azure Pathway we accelerate your Azure migration with step-by-step guidance and technical capabilities which are are customised for your organisation. We use a selection of tools and solutions to help meet your specific needs, regardless of where you are in your cloud migration journey.

 

Azure Pathway provides a flexible framework for transitioning and migrating applications, data and workloads to the cloud whilst at the same time identifying opportunities for transformation and optimisation.

 

Click Azure Pathway to find out more about our service and how we can help accelerate your cloud migration by using our flexible framework.

ENVIRONMENT ASSESSMENT

We will undertake in-depth assessments of your existing on-premises infrastructure and applications. As a result of this assessment we will have the ability to identify infrastructure and applications which are candidates for migration to the cloud.

MIGRATION TECHNOLOGY

With our Azure Pathway tooling we provide you with a deep understanding of your on-premises infrastructure. Armed with this level of detail it will allow you to understand what workloads can be migrated and will also present you with an insight into the cost of running these workloads in Azure.

CLOUD OPERATIONS

Unnecessary cloud spend happens across many organisations. We always ensure that customers make the right decisions when it comes to cloud consumption. With Azure Datapath we can make sure that you only consume what you need during our migration assessment activities. We will also work with you to ensure that you have the right level of skills and have the confidence to successfully manage your own cloud services.

SAP on Azure offers unparalleled performance to cloud-power your SAP environments and workloads. By using Azure you can reliably run and deploy popular SAP products and solutions within minutes and all on a secure, scalable, enterprise-ready cloud platform.

 

SAP on Azure is provisioned in a cloud environment that features the broadest global footprint, largest compliance portfolio, embedded security, enterprise-grade SLAs and industry-leading support. Azure is capable of supporting the largest SAP workloads of any hyperscale cloud provider.

 

Click SAP Azure and read below to find understand more about our service and how we can help accelerate your SAP to Azure migration experience.

WHY SAP AZURE?

SAP on Azure will enable you to achieve digital transformation across four key areas. It will allow you to engage Customers better by using SAP in conjunction with PowerBI which will provide better insights on customer behaviour and improve customer engagement. It will also empower employees by giving access to SAP applications and data which will help them make better decisions. Thirdly, it will enhance operational processes and help optimise your supply chain, allow you to provision infrastructure quicker and more efficiently which will introduce cost savings. Lastly, it will allow you to transform products by analysing and interpreting data, as well as providing intelligent services supporting your data (e.g. applying ML to SAP data), you can transform your products.

SAP & Microsoft Alliance

The relationship between SAP and Microsoft is a long-established going back over twenty years. Both organisations have heavily invested in ensuring that SAP on Azure functions and operates in an optimal manner. This alliance will continue to strengthen and as a result more choice and options will become available for SAP landscapes.

Deployment & Management

As part of our SAP Azure offering we can help get you started quickly and easily and using SAP on Azure. We have invested in automation to take care of time consuming deployment activities so that you don’t have to, and we leverage the underlying Azure cloud platform capabilities to manage the infrastructure deployed. We can help you lift and shift your current on-premises workloads to Azure in a safe, secure, robust and repeatable manner.

Dev/test capabilities

With SAP Azure we can enable agile SAP development and test environments with an almost limitless pot of Azure cloud resources which can be consumed on-demand. This infrastructure can be provisioned and decommissioned in minutes and in a far more efficient manner that typical deployments in your traditional, on-premises data centre.

Azure

Microsoft Azure is a hyperscale public cloud platform that runs on a worldwide network of Microsoft-managed data centres across 50 regions. It is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy, scale and manage applications across this global network of Microsoft datacenters. You can build applications using multiple languages, tools and frameworks.

Compute

As well as deploying traditional virtual machines, you can also create web and mobile app for any platform or any device, or Use Docker-based tools to deploy and manage containers as well as process events with serverless code. Build and operate always-on, scalable, distributed applications based on micro-services.

Networking

Provision private networks, and optionally connect to on-premises data centres by establishing secure, cross-premises connectivity. Deliver high availability and network performance to your applications whilst routing incoming traffic for high performance and availability. Not to mention load balancing with built-in HTTP load balancing.

Storage

Durable, highly available and massively scalable cloud storage that can be REST-based object storage for unstructured data. Effectively scale apps according to traffic and use File shares that use the standard SMB 3.0 protocol. Low-latency and high-throughput storage using SSD fast disk.

Web & Mobile

Quickly create and deploy mission-critical web apps at scale and build and host the back-end for any mobile app. Automate the access and use of data across clouds without writing code and easily build and consume cloud APIs. Encode, store and stream video and audio at scale or use a fully managed search-as-a-service.

Databases

Offers managed relational SQL Database-as-a-service and elastic data warehouse-as-a-service with enterprise-class features. You can dynamically stretch on-premises SQL Server databases to Azure or provide high-throughput, low-latency data access to build fast and scalable applications. Use Managed NoSQL document database-as-a-service while orchestrating and managing data transformation and movement.

Intelligence & Analytics

Hyper-scale repository for big data analytics workloads and a proven analytics engine. Orchestrate and manage data transformation and movement and use data source discovery to get more value from existing enterprise data. Collect, search and visualise machine data from on-premises and cloud or run Apache Spark in the cloud for mission-critical deployments. Distributed analytics service that makes big data easy or provision cloud Hadoop, Spark, R Server, HBase and Storm clusters.

Internet of Things

Connect, monitor and control billions of IoT assets and receive telemetry from millions of devices whilst getting real-time data stream processing from millions of IoT devices. Use powerful cloud-based predictive analytics tool to enable predictive maintenance and make use of a scalable push-notification engine for quickly sending millions of messages.

Enterprise Integration

Automate the access and use of data across clouds without writing code and seamlessly integrate the enterprise and the cloud. Connect across private and public cloud environments while publishing APIs to developers, partners and employees securely and at scale. Hybrid cloud storage for enterprises, reduces costs and improves data security but you can also dynamically stretch on-premises SQL Server databases to Azure.

Security & Identity

Prevent, detect and respond to threats with increased visibility as well as safeguard and maintain control of keys and other secrets. Synchronise on-premises directories and enable single sign-on and provide consumer identity and access management in the cloud. Join Azure virtual machines to a domain without domain controllers and safeguard access to your data and apps with an extra level of multi-factor authentication.

Developer Tools

Services for teams to share code, track work and ship software and quickly create environments using reusable templates and artifacts. Detect, triage and diagnose issues in your web apps and services while gaining insights. Deploy mobile apps, collect feedback and crash reports, and monitor usage.

Monitoring & Management

Build, manage and monitor all Azure products in a single, unified console and use your personalised Azure best practices recommendation engine. Collect, search and visualise machine data from on-premises and cloud plus simplify cloud management with process automation. Simple and reliable server backup to the cloud and orchestrate protection and recovery of private clouds. Highly granular and real-time monitoring data for any Azure resources.

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System Center

Microsoft System Center delivers a unified experience of management across on-premises, service providers, and Microsoft Azure environments. It includes critical aspects of infrastructure management and DevOps for resource provisioning, configuration, monitoring, automation, service management, endpoint protection, and backup and recovery. With consistent and unified management, System Center helps in transforming your datacenter into modern IT.

Configuration Management

Deploy software, protect data, monitor health, and enforce compliance across devices, including support for the latest Windows 10 features. Frequent updates, enhanced integration with Microsoft Intune, and a unified end-user portal make it easier to manage your endpoints.

Virtual Machine Management

Deploy and manage your virtualised, software-defined datacenter with a comprehensive solution for networking, storage, compute, and security. You can easily manage Windows 2016 capabilities, including Nano servers, shielded VMs, hyper-converged clusters, and more.

Orchestration

Automate your datacenter tasks with Orchestrator or Service Management Automation. Create and execute runbooks using native PowerShell scripts and workflows inside Windows Azure Pack or PowerShell ISE.

Operations Management

Monitor health, capacity, and usage across applications, workloads and infrastructure, including Azure and Office 365. Benefit from broader support for Linux environments, improved monitoring with management pack discover-ability, data-driven alert management, and integration with Operations Management Suite for rich analytics and insights.

Data Protection Management

Protect your private cloud deployments, applications, and clients with ease. Protect VMs that use Windows Server 2016 capabilities, such as Shielded VMs and Storage Spaces Direct. Replace tapes with cloud backup through native integration with Operations Management Suite.

Service Management

Use built-in processes and automation for incident resolution, change control, and service requests. Increase efficiency with improved workflows, performance enhancements, and a user-friendly self-service portal.

OMS

Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) is Microsoft’s cloud-based IT management solution that helps you manage and protect your on-premises and cloud infrastructure. Since OMS is implemented as a cloud-based service, you can have it up and running quickly with minimal investment in infrastructure services. New features are delivered automatically, saving you ongoing maintenance and upgrade costs.

Insight & Analytics

Separate the signal from the noise. Collect, correlate and act on log data from multiple systems in a single view. Map and understand the dependencies of workloads and applications, and address incidents quickly with flexible search, and custom alerts.

Security & Compliance

Prevent, detect, and respond to threats with increased visibility. Take control of cloud security by defining policies that recommend and monitor security configurations. Leverage Microsoft security data and analysis to perform more intelligent and effective threat detection.

Automation & Control

Deliver continuous IT services and manage rapid change across heterogeneous environments. Take control of your environment by remediating operational issues, so you get time back to focus on work that adds business value. Keep service levels high and mitigate risk to enable a consistent enterprise. Transform complex and repetitive tasks with IT automation.

Protection & Recovery

Integrated cloud backup and disaster recovery provide a simple and cost-effective solution to protect enterprise applications and data irrespective of its location. Automate the orderly recovery of services in the event of a site outage at the primary datacenter. Reduce cost and increase compliance with efficient and flexible online cloud backup and recovery services.

Azure Stack

Azure Stack extends the Azure vision by bringing the cloud model of computing to every datacenter. Azure Stack is a new hybrid cloud platform product that enables organisations to deliver Azure services from their own datacenter in a way that is consistent with Azure. In this way customers can focus on business innovation rather than spend time building their own cloud computing platform.

HYBRID CLOUD

Azure Stack integrated systems are offered through a partnership of Microsoft and a number of handpicked hardware partners. With Azure Stack Microsoft and these vendors have created solutions which offer cloud-paced innovation balanced with simplicity in management.

Since Azure Stack is offered as an integrated system of hardware and software, you are offered the right amount of flexibility and control, while still adopting innovation from the cloud. Azure Stack can also vary in scale in terms of deployment of these integrated systems. Azure Stack integrated systems range in size from 4-12 nodes, and are jointly supported by the hardware partner and Microsoft. By utilising Azure Stack you will cloud-power your business with on-premises, integrated systems which will enable new scenarios for your production workloads.

Secure Azure

‘Secure Azure’ from Servent is completely built around protecting our customers workloads in the cloud. With ‘Secure Azure’ we provide solutions to ensure that when workloads are migrated to the cloud that they will remain secure, will comply with privacy standards, and shall meet the highest industry security compliance requirements too. We help our customers understand the ‘shared security responsibility’ model and develop Azure solutions which will always ensure that our customers identity, infrastructure, applications & data remain entirely secure.

 

Click Secure Azure to find out more about our service and how we can help enhance your cloud security posture.

Secured Identity

Identity is widely considered the new boundary for cloud security, displacing the traditional network-centric view. As a result of this shift, ‘Secure Azure’ offers: identity management, multi-factor authentication, role-based access controls and much more. ‘Secure Azure’ will also provide security insights as well as monitoring and alerting of suspicious or unfamiliar activities.

Secured Infrastructure

A common misunderstanding is that by moving workloads to the cloud securing the infrastructure then becomes the responsibility of the cloud solution provider. This is wrong. As part of ‘Secure Azure’ we secure our customers infrastructure by utilising both the inherent capabilities of the Azure cloud platform as well as third party solutions.

SECURED APPLICATIONS & DATA

We understand the importance of our customers applications and data. Both are core to any business. With that in mind, ‘Secure Azure’ offers a number of Azure solutions in this space, which offer: high-availability of applications, safeguarding of cryptographic keys, backup and disaster recovery, encryption, application monitoring and alerting, and much more.

Azure Datapath

Azure Datapath from Servent helps assess and migrate data and workloads. Azure Datapath migrates data and workloads from on-premises to the Azure platform in a managed, secure, end-to-end process. A challenge for any organisation on their cloud journey is how to efficiently migrate large amounts data and workloads to Azure. With Datapath we simplify this part of your cloud journey and enable migration to take place with ease.

 

Azure Datapath was born because of our transformation experiences with our customers. Time and time again we consistently see that data and workloads migration to Azure is a challenging task for many organisations. With Azure Datapath we remove the complexity.

 

Click Azure Datapath to find out more about our service and how we can help efficiently migrate large amounts data and workloads to Azure in a secure and streamlined manner.

UNDERSTANDING YOUR DATA & WORKLOADS

We evaluate your data and workloads to determine whether they are ready for migration to Azure and to understand whether any remediation will be required prior to migration. We will also assess your workloads and ensure that they are right-sized for Azure and ensure you’re not paying unnecessarily for cloud resources.

MIGRATION OF DATA & WORKLOADS

With Datapath we move your data to Azure in a secured, methodical and structured manner. We have multiple tools are our disposal to help securely and quickly migrate your data and workloads. We have options which include online and offline data migration tooling which make this an effortless exercise.

ESTABLISHING SYNCHRONISATION

In certain circumstances you will want to ensure that your on-premises data and cloud data remains synchronised. This could range from file and application content to databases. With Datapath we utilise tools which make this a straightforward reality.

Azure Pathway

Azure Pathway is our complete framework for migration to Azure. With Azure Pathway we accelerate your Azure migration with step-by-step guidance and technical capabilities which are are customised for your organisation. We use a selection of tools and solutions to help meet your specific needs, regardless of where you are in your cloud migration journey.

 

Azure Pathway provides a flexible framework for transitioning and migrating applications, data and workloads to the cloud whilst at the same time identifying opportunities for transformation and optimisation.

 

Click Azure Pathway to find out more about our service and how we can help accelerate your cloud migration by using our flexible framework.

ENVIRONMENT ASSESSMENT

We will undertake in-depth assessments of your existing on-premises infrastructure and applications. As a result of this assessment we will have the ability to identify infrastructure and applications which are candidates for migration to the cloud.

MIGRATION TECHNOLOGY

With our Azure Pathway tooling we provide you with a deep understanding of your on-premises infrastructure. Armed with this level of detail it will allow you to understand what workloads can be migrated and will also present you with an insight into the cost of running these workloads in Azure.

CLOUD OPERATIONS

Unnecessary cloud spend happens across many organisations. We always ensure that customers make the right decisions when it comes to cloud consumption. With Azure Datapath we can make sure that you only consume what you need during our migration assessment activities. We will also work with you to ensure that you have the right level of skills and have the confidence to successfully manage your own cloud services.

SAP Azure

SAP on Azure offers unparalleled performance to cloud-power your SAP environments and workloads. By using Azure you can reliably run and deploy popular SAP products and solutions within minutes and all on a secure, scalable, enterprise-ready cloud platform.

 

SAP on Azure is provisioned in a cloud environment that features the broadest global footprint, largest compliance portfolio, embedded security, enterprise-grade SLAs and industry-leading support. Azure is capable of supporting the largest SAP workloads of any hyperscale cloud provider.

 

Click SAP Azure and read below to find understand more about our service and how we can help accelerate your SAP to Azure migration experience.

WHY SAP AZURE?

SAP on Azure will enable you to achieve digital transformation across four key areas. It will allow you to engage Customers better by using SAP in conjunction with PowerBI which will provide better insights on customer behaviour and improve customer engagement. It will also empower employees by giving access to SAP applications and data which will help them make better decisions. Thirdly, it will enhance operational processes and help optimise your supply chain, allow you to provision infrastructure quicker and more efficiently which will introduce cost savings. Lastly, it will allow you to transform products by analysing and interpreting data, as well as providing intelligent services supporting your data (e.g. applying ML to SAP data), you can transform your products.

SAP & Microsoft Alliance

The relationship between SAP and Microsoft is a long-established going back over twenty years. Both organisations have heavily invested in ensuring that SAP on Azure functions and operates in an optimal manner. This alliance will continue to strengthen and as a result more choice and options will become available for SAP landscapes.

Deployment & Management

As part of our SAP Azure offering we can help get you started quickly and easily and using SAP on Azure. We have invested in automation to take care of time consuming deployment activities so that you don’t have to, and we leverage the underlying Azure cloud platform capabilities to manage the infrastructure deployed. We can help you lift and shift your current on-premises workloads to Azure in a safe, secure, robust and repeatable manner.

Dev/test capabilities

With SAP Azure we can enable agile SAP development and test environments with an almost limitless pot of Azure cloud resources which can be consumed on-demand. This infrastructure can be provisioned and decommissioned in minutes and in a far more efficient manner that typical deployments in your traditional, on-premises data centre.