Fordway

Fordway Cloud Readiness Assessment

Fordway’s Cloud Readiness Assessment reviews an organisation’s existing skills, processes and technology and determines recommendations and cost/benefit analysis in moving to a private, public (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services or other provider) or hybrid cloud environment. Migration guidance provided where relevant. A FREE or comprehensive report is available.

Features

  • Comprehensive assessment of existing IT infrastructure and investment
  • Business and technical ICT requirements reviewed with your key personnel
  • Use of independent/experienced consultants
  • Concise report with recommendations and a cost/benefit analysis
  • Outlines cost effectiveness of current service vs cloud services
  • Industry standards and best practice frameworks
  • Assessing the suitability of public cloud for your organisation
  • Suitability assessment of Microsoft Azure, AWS and other cloud providers
  • SFIA (Skills for Information Age) and ITIL (IT infrastructure Library)
  • FREE assessment available

Benefits

  • An independent view of your organisation’s use of cloud computing
  • Cost/benefit analysis of: on premise, private, public or hybrid
  • A clear understanding of what cloud means for your organisation
  • Determining the benefits of cloud for your organisation
  • Time based analysis on when to move to the cloud
  • Benchmarked against other organisations and their requirements
  • Analysis of your in-house staff skills and existing processes
  • Fordway has strong, referenceable experience as an existing G-Cloud
  • Leverage Fordway’s knowledge of cloud and the marketplace
  • Business impact of a potential migration

Pricing

£0 to £975 per person per day

Service documents

G-Cloud 10

438133114768187

Fordway

Richard Blanford

01483 528200

sales@fordway.com

Planning

Planning
Planning service Yes
How the planning service works Fordway Cloud Readiness Assessment is an analysis engagement only. Design and implementation can be obtained through other Fordway Services.
Planning service works with specific services Yes
Hosting or software services the planning service works with
  • Fordway IaaS
  • Fordway PaaS
  • Fordway DaaS
  • Fordway Cloud Intermediation Services
  • Fordway Identity and Authentication Management Service
  • Fordway Cloud Migration Service
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Fordway Cloud Monitoring as a Service

Training

Training
Training service provided Yes
How the training service works The training service is tailored to the buyer and dependent on the service provided
Training is tied to specific services Yes
Services the training service works with
  • Fordway IaaS
  • Fordway Paas
  • Fordway DaaS
  • Fordway Cloud Intermediation Services
  • Fordway Identity and Authentication Service
  • Fordway Cloud Migration Service
  • Fordway Data Storage Service
  • Fordway Cloud Monitoring as a Service
  • Fordway Security Monitoring as a Servcie
  • Fordway Security Management as a Service

Setup and migration

Setup and migration
Setup or migration service available Yes
How the setup or migration service works Fordway Cloud Readiness Assessment is an analysis engagement only. Setup and migration can be obtained through other Fordway Services.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services Yes
List of supported services
  • Fordway IaaS
  • Fordway PaaS
  • Frodway DaaS
  • Fordway Cloud Intermediation Services
  • Fordway Identity and Authentication Management Service (IDAMS)
  • Fordway Cloud Migration Service
  • Fordway Data Storage Service
  • Fordway Cloud Monitoring as a Service
  • Fordway Security Monitoring as a Service
  • Fordway Security Management as a Service

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 Fordway Cloud Readiness Assessment is an analysis engagement only. Quality assurance and performance testing will be included in design and implementation engagements which can be obtained through other Fordway services.

Security testing

Security testing
Security services Yes
Security services type
  • Security strategy
  • Security risk management
  • Security design
  • Cyber security consultancy
  • Security testing
  • Security incident management
  • Security audit services
Certified security testers Yes
Security testing certifications
  • CHECK
  • CREST
  • Tigerscheme

Ongoing support

Ongoing support
Ongoing support service Yes
Types of service supported
  • Buyer hosting or software
  • Hosting or software provided by your organisation
  • Hosting or software provided by a third-party organisation
How the support service works Fordway have a wide rage of hosting, software and support services which include:
Fordway IaaS,
Fordway PaaS,
Fordway DaaS,
Fordway Cloud Intermediation Services,
Fordway Identity and Authentication Management,
Fordway Cloud Migration Service,
Fordway Data Storage Service,
Fordway Cloud Monitoring as a Service,
Fordway Cloud Security Management as a Service,
Fordway Security Monitoring as a Service,
Fordway Disaster Recovery as a Service,
Fordway Backup and Restore as a Service,
Fordway Endpoint Protection as a Service,
Fordway Server Hosting Service,
Fordway Patch Management as a Service

Service scope

Service scope
Service constraints None

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support No
Phone support No
Web chat support No
Support levels Fordway have a standard SLA for hosting and software services

Resellers

Resellers
Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance Up to Security Clearance (SC)

Pricing

Pricing
Price £0 to £975 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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