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TCS Cloud Readiness Assessment Services

The TCS Cloud Readiness Assessment Services are based on our time-proven ‘assess, build, manage, and transform’ framework backed by our partner eco-system and analytics-led approach. We determine the ‘as-is’ and ‘to-be’ state, enabling organisations to seamlessly shift from traditional infrastructure to new generation Cloud Computing models.

Features

  • Provides a clear discovery- analysis- report approach
  • Discovery - identify dependencies
  • Analysis - data analysis, target state design, plan and schedule
  • Report - Assessment Report, Cloud Migration Roadmap

Benefits

  • Reduce the overhead and uncertainty of adopting Cloud Computing
  • Eliminate the risk of migrating to the Cloud
  • Achieve the desired ‘to-be’ state

Pricing

£116 to £1540 per person per day

Service documents

G-Cloud 9

355217913290307

TCS

Alan Brennan

020 3155 2237

UK.PublicSector@tcs.com

Planning

Planning
Planning service Yes
How the planning service works As part of the 'discovery' phase, we provide an in-depth assessment of the entire IT Portfolio, including people, process, applications, infrastructure and other assets.
o Discovery: of all applications, infrastructure and other assets using automated discovery with tools such as ADDM and manual discovery through Workshops, templates, interviews with application and infrastructure subject matter experts
o Identify Dependencies: using TCS’ proven Frameworks and solution accelerators for Application to Application, Application to Server mapping. Identifying any constraints like Business, Application, Technology and People. Detailed Inventory (Hardware, Software) and System Utilisation.

The 'analysis' phase follows that includes:
o Recommendation - with Road Maps for Applications and Process Re-engineering steps to enable a risk-calibrated transition to cloud. Based on a Factory Model to ensure predictable outcomes.
o Perform Data Analysis: Using data collected, perform analysis and determine optimum target environment.
o Target State Design: Arrive at migration strategy based on analysis of server age, virtualisation sizing, utilisation and licensing requirements. Determine target state Server, Storage, Network requirements. Determine target state Security requirements
o Plan and Schedule: Create a Project Plan with detailed move group scheduling based on dependencies.
Planning service works with specific services No

Training

Training
Training service provided No

Setup and migration

Setup and migration
Setup or migration service available Yes
How the setup or migration service works As part of the transform phase, we provide migration services in addition to build, test, operate and decommission.

Migration includes: Image copy bundled migration: P2V, P2P, V2V; Globalisation of Images, Platform uplift. Parallel Build (Unbundled Migration): Mission Critical App; Non Compatible App, Non-X86 platforms. Lift and Shift: Legacy Infra and Legacy App.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing
Quality assurance and performance testing service Yes
How the quality assurance and performance testing works As part of the transform phase, we provide testing services as described below, in addition to build, migrate, operate and decommission.

- Infra Readiness Test: Infrastructure Testing: Network, VLAN, Ports; Configuration testing. Move Group “0” Compatibility Testing: Build, Development and Test Servers, Application Compatibility testing.

- Application Testing: Application Data Validation with Reconciliation of input and output data. Framework to monitor data accuracy. Completeness and consistency on an ongoing basis. Document test results.

Security testing

Security testing
Security testing service Yes
Security testing type Other
Other security testing We provide Compliance and Security Consulting Services

Ongoing support

Ongoing support
Ongoing support service No

Service scope

Service scope
Service constraints Access to the customer Subject Matter Experts and technical documentation will be required.

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support Email or online ticketing
Support response times Support availability: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm,
Standard support response times: 1 business day (email).
User can manage status and priority of support tickets No
Phone support Yes
Phone support availability 9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support No
Support levels Support available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Support provided using phone and email channels. Onsite support provided as required by the customer. The level of support required by the customer will depend on the nature of the engagement..

Resellers

Resellers
Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance Up to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)

Pricing

Pricing
Price £116 to £1540 per person per day
Discount for educational organisations No

Documents

Documents
Pricing document View uploaded document
Skills Framework for the Information Age rate card View uploaded document
Service definition document View uploaded document
Terms and conditions document View uploaded document
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