CompTIA Cloud Essentials+: Cloud Migration Strategies

Develop a cloud migration strategy for efficient workload transition. Explore migration types, best practices, and hybrid cloud approaches for successful migration.

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About this course

Selecting the right cloud migration strategy helps improve user experience and balances the business and technical efforts required to complete cloud migration. In this course, you'll investigate the cloud migration strategy and the steps to derive a roadmap for migrating to the cloud. You'll also examine the different types of cloud migration strategies, which involve the six Rs of migration, along with the methods, techniques, and tools used to support cloud migration. Next, you'll investigate the steps and deliverables used to migrate workloads to hybrid cloud, the phased cloud migration strategy, and the checklist for successful cloud migration. Finally, you'll investigate the best practices for optimizing the lift-and-shift migration policy, the differences between migration and modernization, and the critical problems and best practices for migrating legacy systems.

Learning objectives

  • Discover the key concepts covered in this course
  • Describe the cloud migration strategy and the steps to derive a roadmap for migrating to the cloud with a focus on the size and complexity of environments
  • Recognize the different types of cloud migration strategies using the six rs of migration

How it works

Expert-led videos

In this course, you'll watch videos created by industry-leading experts for some of the biggest tech companies in the world. They'll cover key concepts, go through sample applications, prepare you for industry certifications, and more. Watch on any device — whenever and wherever you want — to learn at your own pace.

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