Companies are moving their workload to cloud as it gives you agility, security, reliability and global scale while reducing your overall cost of infrastructure.
- Azure Site Recovery (ASR) enables customers to migrate VMware-virtualized Windows Server and Linux workloads with minimal downtime.
- For migrating application in sequence ,ASR offers application-centric migration which helps you to sequence your application servers as they migrate.
- On top of it, to migrate their SQL Server and Oracle databases directly into the fully managed Azure SQL Database ,Azure Database Migration Service is there to help you out.
- For large volume storage migration, Azure Data Box, an appliance designed to simplify data movement to Azure.
On the other AWS has come up with VMware cloud on AWS, where dedicated VMware infrastructure is offered to customer to their work load from on-premises to cloud. One of best migration tool for seamless and error free migration is HCX. Here are key characteristics using VMware on AWS.