Without a clear and defined approach for any cloud migration roadmap, migrating applications from on-premises to the cloud can waste financial resources and practical benefits. The 6 R’s of cloud migration strategy indicate a clear outcome for a transformed application.
The common motivations of following the 6 Rs of migration include-
- Plans to expand into new markets.
- A desire to revamp applications for utilizing new technologies and services.
- The need to offload some development and management tasks.
- The end of a lease on on-premises equipment.