Benefit from Migrating to the Cloud
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Deliver Value for Your Business Faster
Need assistance with the complexity of optimizing data centers and private clouds? Or with deploying hybrid-ready private clouds? Cisco cloud professionals can help both Enterprises and Service Providers.
From deciding if you should buy or build all the way to application migration, our Cisco Cloud Consulting Services experts support you in developing cloud strategy, extending your capabilities, and with implementation and deployment plans. We will help you understand the opportunities of cloud for your business, which likely include improved agility and support for growth and innovation.
Through our extensive cloud engagements, we highly recommend you start by discovering any "rogue" cloud initiatives within your company.
Gain Cloud Visibility and Governance
Do you or your customers, if you are a Service Provider, have shadow and rogue cloud efforts today? Concerned with customer data, security risks, and the hidden cloud costs associated with ungoverned public cloud usage? With Cisco's Cloud Consumption Service, we put those fears to rest by gathering Cloud Service Provider usage data across an entire organization and identifying redundant cloud services, potential risks, and cloud usage trends. On average, customers discover 5 to 10 times the cloud services than expected!
Having gained visibility into companywide cloud efforts, next steps revolve around developing an effective Cloud strategy.
- Cisco Cloud Consumption Services (PDF - 454 KB): Get the full picture of what you're really spending on cloud, and find ways to save money.
- Cisco Data Center for Cloud Consumption Services (PDF - 338.16 KB): Discover cloud usage, increase agility, reduce risks, and improve your public cloud costs.
- For Service Providers: Cloud Consumption Assessment Service (PDF - 623 KB)
Strengthen Your Cloud Strategy
Our Domain Ten Strategy Service addresses cloud strategy comprehensively across all relevant domains. It's a repeatable methodology to optimize your use of cloud environments. It covers the important aspects of infrastructure, virtualization, and automation to help map your journey, whether you want to take advantage of virtualization or move to cloud. This strategy service is a solid foundation to align your business outcomes with your IT and Intercloud strategy.
Once the strategy is defined, the final step is to execute and demonstrate ROI in a short period of time.
- Speed Cloud Transformation: Learn 10 things to consider for successful cloud implementations.
Build and Adopt Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds
Cloud Services for Building Clouds provide customized strategy, planning, design, implementation, and optimization services based on targeted private and hybrid cloud offerings. For partners who are starting a practice in a new technology or who need additional engineering resources to cover an engagement, Cisco Services allow you to augment your practice with the talent of Cisco engineers who have global implementation experience.
We provide a comprehensive, architectural approach for creating clouds that are anchored in open industry standards, like OpenStack. The approach also helps deliver cost savings, scalability, and simplified management.
Cloud Services for Adopting Clouds deliver expertise to accelerate the adoption of public or hybrid clouds based on customer's IT strategy and business goals.
The services allow businesses to prepare for public cloud consumption and realize the full benefits of the public cloud while complementing capabilities of existing infrastructure.
- Migrate Applications to the Cloud (PDF - 265 KB): Expedite your cloud migration while maintaining security and performance.
- For Service Providers: Private Cloud Deployment Service (PDF - 337 KB)