Cloud Assessment Services

Optimize your Cloud Journey

No matter where you might be in your Cloud Journey, one thing is clear, cloud migrations and management can quickly turn into a nightmare without professional support. Red8’s Cloud Assessment will help you understand the current state of your infrastructure, along with the best practices to achieve maximum security and return on investment.

 

The Key Benefits of Cloud Assessments for Your Business

  • Reduction of Costs: Red8 helps businesses achieve a 73% average savings on yearly cloud spend, and a 90% reduction of Kubernetes deployment costs.
  • Productivity Improvements: When you optimize cloud infrastructure to your specific needs, you can boost productivity and accelerate workflows.
  • Operations Optimization: Red8 will optimize operational efficiency and leverage automation in managed services.
  • Cloud migration Risk Assessment: Red8’s cloud migration experts will analyze authentication, encryption, and access controls. We will evaluate security protocols and check if the cloud vendor is agile enough for scaling.
  • Control and Track Data Migration: Track data migration closely and carefully and make improvements during the process.
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Identify Gaps, Boost Productivity, and Optimize Operations with a Comprehensive Cloud Assessment

Cloud assessments take the form of functional testing to check every function and feature works and nonfunctional testing to reduce production risks. 

Types of functional testing include:

Cloud Infrastructure Health Assessment

Maintaining a healthy cloud infrastructure that lasts starts with regular physical health checkups. Red8’s cloud experts will assess the overall structure, security, and monitoring protocols in your current environment.

Interoperability Testing

Interoperability Testing helps verify if applications will continue to work as intended with infrastructure changes.

System Testing

System Testing helps us understand if all application use cases are satisfied.

User Acceptance Testing

Red8 leverages User Acceptance Testing to determine if the end-user and business requirements for all cloud-based applications are satisfied.

Types of nonfunctional testing include:

Availability Testing

Availability Testing helps identify potential outages and changes made on the cloud provider’s end.

Multi-Tenancy Testing

Multi-Tenancy Testing ensures that data on a shared system is always isolated and looks out for negative multi-tenant impacts on availability or performance.

Performance Testing

Performance Testing involves rigorous load and stress testing to gauge application performance.

Security Testing

Red8’s security experts will engage in Security Testing to find and mitigate potential vulnerabilities in cloud infrastructure.

Disaster Recovery Testing

Disaster Recovery Testing is critical to ensure that no data is lost during a potential outage or downtime.

Red8’s Cloud Assessment Stages

Successful cloud migration and management exercises start with a comprehensive evaluation. The Cloud Assessment aims to explore costs and risks, migration, and optimization opportunities for your organization.

Define Cloud Strategy:

Red8’s cloud strategy is based on your primary requirements and the definition of expected results.

Planning:

The cloud migration and management plan will be based on specified expectations. The plan is created based on the expected business results.

Cloud Readiness:

Both cloud and local data will be tested and run to ascertain cloud readiness.

 

Cloud migration Risk Assessment:

Red8’s cloud migration experts will analyze authentication, encryption, and access controls. We will evaluate security protocols and check if the cloud vendor is agile enough for scaling.

Control and Track Data Migration:

Track data migration closely and carefully and make improvements during the process.

Control:

Leverage best practices to continuously manage and maintain the cloud solution.

Optimize Your Cloud for Growth and Success

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