Cloud Start Accelerator

What is the Cloud Start Accelerator?

Our Cloud Start service is designed to get you up and running in cloud quickly and securely. Delivered in just 4-6 weeks, the Accelerator will provide you with a fully functioning Azure landing zone capable of accepting production workloads. Based upon the Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework and ANS best practice framework, Cloud Start is designed to be delivered rapidly and with a high degree of fidelity enabling us to decrease your total time to value as you embark on your cloud journey.

This Accelerator is ideal for organisations that are starting to use public cloud resources for the first time and would like to evaluate the technology or deliver a POC. It’s also suitable for organisations already in cloud which may wish to provision a clean environment for a new application.

What outcomes can you expect?

01
A Production Ready Platform

This platform will be suitable for hosting production workloads with alignment to your organisation’s compliance, security and architecture standards.

02
A Defined Operating Model
03
Enterprise Governance
OUTCOMES + BENEFITS

What are the outcomes and benefits of using an ANS Accelerator?

ANS Cloud Start can be designed and delivered in a matter of weeks, either into an existing ‘brownfield’ environment, or to provide a brand new platform, enabling you to start your migration to cloud faster.

Cloud Start aligns to Microsoft’s best practice architecture framework known as CAF, or Cloud Adoption Framework. CAF is set of design principles outlined by Microsoft in order to help you adopt the Azure cloud platform as securely and effectively as possible.

USING OUR ACCELERATOR APPROACH TO DELIVERY MEANS YOU WILL BENEFIT FROM:

Rapid time to value

ANS CAN DELIVER THIS ACCELERATOR WITHIN 2-6 WEEKS

A fully extendable solution

AS WELL AS EASY TO INTEGRATE WITH OTHER SERVICES

Proven architecture

PROVISIONED WITH PROVEN SUCCESS AND STABLE FUNCTIONALITY

High-touch project support

A DEDICATED PROJECT MANAGER AND SHORT PROJECT KICK OFF LEAD TIMES WILL GET YOUR PROJECT OFF THE GROUND QUICKLY AND SMOOTHLY

DELIVERY

How do ANS deliver this?

Delivered using a standardised statement of work, build process and engagement means we can get you up and running with a production-ready cloud environment in under 6 weeks. Using our mature remote delivery capability, we can ensure a quality build from our UK-based 24x7x365 operations centre, without requiring significant input from you.

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