Migration to Microsoft Azure: A technical overview

Not long ago, server virtualization changed the face of corporate IT. The technology unleashed efficiencies and capabilities not possible when applications and data were constrained by physical hardware. Now, many companies are now moving their virtualized computing environment to the public cloud, reducing the burden, expense, and risk of maintaining an on-premises-only environment.

This document provides some best practices on each of the three phases of the migration process: discovery, migration, and optimization.