discover - mapping your hybrid cloud journey
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Peter E. Poolsaar, P. Eng Executive Cloud Advisor, IBM Cloud
Mapping your Cloud Journey
What disruption killed off the horse and carriage?
Cloud has evolved into a platform for innovation across industries.
Insurance Government Education
Wherever you are on your cloud journey, how do you rapidly transform and innovate?
Data PlatformsInfrastructure Platforms
Application and Delivery Platforms
A successful cloud undertaking is comprised of steps that produce these key outcomes during the journey.
1 Envision 2 Evaluate 3 Outline 4 DesignGap
decisions Governance and
Pilot feedback Pilot feedback Pilot feedback
Initial roadmapCurrent state
Technical decisionsTransition plan
1. Envision the Possibilities
How can we best leverage cloud
for business value?
What is success?
What is the right delivery
model for me?
2. Evaluate where you are and where you need to be
Where are my gaps?
Which workloads to move to cloud?
How can I build a plan to close my gaps?
How will they perform once in cloud?
Current State Required Future State
Gap to be closed
3. Outline your service delivery strategy and technical blueprint
How do I approach my services portfolio or make cloud decisions?
What are my requirements or critical decisions for my architecture?
What new tools & techniques do I need to adopt and master? What non-core activities can I hand-off?
4. Design Your Roadmap for Success
What is the cost/ benefit analysisof implementing a cloud solution?
Do we have the appropriate roles and governance for cloud?
What would my cloud solution and design look like?
What will my operation and service management models look like?
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