MDS Technologies Limited

Workload Migration

Our Workload Migration service helps organisations migrate on premise workloads to community and/or private cloud platforms, enabling seamless data migrations and workload mobility. MDS is cloud agnostic so can support you in your migration to the right platform for your requirements.

Features

  • Full service wrap including audit, plan, execution and ongoing management
  • Support for UKCloud's public cloud platform (if chosen)
  • Support for a variety of mission-critical applications
  • Initial synchronization of large data sets with no performance impact
  • Continuous replication delivering RPOs of seconds
  • No-impact click to test migrations of hundreds of VMs
  • Move hundreds of VMs simultaneously with automatic orchestration
  • Rollback from failed migrations in minutes with commit-policy verification
  • Full reporting of testing and migration outcomes

Benefits

  • Migrate from VMware vSphere 4.0 onwards to UKCloud
  • Complete any scale migration project on-time with ease
  • Initial synchronization without snapshots enabling background synchronization with no impact
  • Continuous data replication delivers an RPO of seconds
  • Migrate tens to hundreds of VMs simultaneously
  • Replica VM remains only seconds behind production
  • Time schedule controls maximum bandwidth usage to meet business needs
  • Multi-VM application migrations to the same point in time
  • Automatic IP reconfiguration with VPC, subnet and security group mapping
  • Migration testing with no-impact in production

Pricing

£385 to £1,250 a person a day

Service documents

Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

8 9 9 5 1 5 8 7 2 6 1 6 6 1 7

Contact

MDS Technologies Limited Ben Grantham
Telephone: 01225 816280
Email: sales@mds.gb.net

Planning

Planning service
Yes
How the planning service works
The MDS Workload Migration service includes assistance with an audit of your environment, project planning and then manage migration of your workloads
Planning service works with specific services
Yes
Hosting or software services the planning service works with
  • Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloud Storage
  • Private Cloud
  • Disaster Recovery as a Service
  • Assured Managed Cloud
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
  • Protective Monitoring as a Serivce
  • Application Delivery as a Service

Training

Training service provided
Yes
How the training service works
Our Technical Services and Service Delivery Teams work with new customers from initiation to project closure providing proactive support and advice along with a range of user guides.
Training is tied to specific services
No

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
Yes
How the setup or migration service works
This MDS Workload Migration helps organisations migrate on premise workloads to UKCloud's public cloud platform or other chosen platforms, enabling seamless data migrations and workload mobility.

The MDS Workload Migration service includes assistance with an audit of your environment, project planning and the manage migration of your workloads.

Our tools can migrate workloads from virtual to cloud in real-time with little or no downtime of services.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services
Yes
List of supported services
  • Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloud Storage
  • Private Cloud
  • Assured Managed Cloud
  • Protective Monitoring as a Service
  • Application Delivery as a Service
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
  • Disaster Recovery as a Service

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
No

Security testing

Security services
Yes
Security services type
  • Security strategy
  • Security risk management
  • Security design
  • Cyber security consultancy
  • Security incident management

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
Yes
Types of service supported
Hosting or software provided by a third-party organisation
How the support service works
This can be provided separately through our Secured Managed Cloud Service.

Service scope

Service constraints
For VMware environments this service supports vSphere 4 or later and a maximum hardware version of 10.

For Hyper-V environments this service will support Generation 1 and 2 hardware versions and Windows Server 2012 R2 and Server Core hosts.

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Email or online ticketing
Support response times
Support Levels are based on the priority assigned to the incident:
P1 - 15 minute response, 4 working hour resolution (6 hours if logged outside of working hours)
P2 - 15 minute response, 6 working hour resolution
P3 - 30 minute response, 3 working day resolution
P4 - 60 minute response, 7 working day resolution
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
No
Phone support
Yes
Phone support availability
24 hours, 7 days a week
Web chat support
No
Support levels
The support for this service is contained within the service charge.

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

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

Pricing

Price
£385 to £1,250 a person a day
Discount for educational organisations
No

Service documents