Gijima Cloud Migration Services

Microsoft Cloud Practice

Gijima has extensive experience and a strategic partner to Microsoft especially within Azure cloud modernisation and transition, assisting customers to enable digital innovation and transformation for their enterprises.

Gijima provides various offerings within these modernisation and transformation journeys including large scale enablement to Microsoft Azure, based on an industrialised approach.

Approach and Methodology

The following provides a high level overview of our approach for our Cloud Migration Services

1 ENVISION (Cloud Environment Set-up and Configuration)

  • Azure subscriptions and resource governance
  • Implementation and or review of the customer cloud environment


2 DEFINE (Migration Feasibility Assessment)

  • Application team consultation
  • Application landscape information gathering workshops
  • Collect installation and configuration documentation (media and test specifications)
  • Toolset scan of identified environment
  • Information gathering for applications in scope
  • Define migration / upgrade approach and procedures
  • Plan target environment
  • Create test plan
  • Define communications plan
  • Establish application level UAT roles and responsibilities


3 TRANSITION (Workload Migration)

  • Application focused migration for workloads (Lift and Shift, Workload Modernisation, Data Platform Modernisation)
  • Workload validation
  • Customer User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
  • Support Handover


4 MANAGE (Cloud Managed Services)

  • Operational support of the deployed cloud environment