How To Overcome The 5 major Cloud Data Migration Challenges
Cloud computing has exploded over the past few years as the number of cloud providers and solutions continues to increase. Businesses are consistently adopting the cloud into their infrastructure. The global public cloud computing market is set to exceed $330 billion in 2020. About a third of companies’ IT budget goes to cloud service. Yet cloud migration continues to pose challenges to enterprise.
It’s important to realize that cloud migration is a complex project as it relates to ongoing processes and operations. Before the enterprise considers moving to the cloud, it’s important to plan and develop a strategy for migration, including the challenges that are associated with it.
Being aware of the challenges prior to the transition and knowing how to overcome them gives companies a big advantage in starting their cloud journey.
Here are the 5 major challenges.
- Aligning cloud strategy to business objectives
- Planning a cloud migration strategy
- Estimating the financial cost of migration
- Training employees for cloud migration
- Cloud Security challenges