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According to a recent survey, 59% of IT professionals would like to make more use of the cloud, but the complexity of migration and integration is holding them back.1 CDW Cloud Planning Services cuts through the complexity to help you map out a straightforward cloud migration strategy that prioritizes your individual needs and long-term goals. We partner with 40+ industry-leading cloud vendors and offer vendor-neutral recommendations that work with your IT requirements and budget.

CDW's cloud services team is extremely knowledgeable and are among the most experienced professionals in the industry.

- David Graffia

Vice President of Sales

We'll Help You Choose the Right Cloud Services

One-Day Cloud 101 Workshop

This one-day, onsite workshop provides an overview of cloud services and ways your company can benefit from the cloud. By the end of the workshop, you'll be able to:

  • Recognize existing on-premise data center, application and security strategies.
  • Identify applications and business functions you could migrate to the cloud.
  • Identify potential migration challenges and key efficiencies gained from cloud deployment.
  • Share the included report of use cases and recommendations with senior management.

Cloud Diagnostic Services

Our certified experts provide tools and evaluate your IT infrastructure to provide complete visibility where you've never had it before.

  • Gain visibility into your entire infrastructure, including network, servers and virtual machines.
  • Identify necessary infrastructure-as-a-service components and measure current IT performance.
  • Test applications and server traffic across your WAN, Internet and VPN connections.
  • Compare your infrastructure against peers and historical trends to identify improvement areas.

Cloud Consulting Engagements

Shape an actionable cloud migration strategy with a one-, three- or seven-week cloud consulting engagement. Or, build your own consulting program based on scope, activities, deliverables and fees.

  • One-week program: develop a cloud strategy with business cases and high-level infrastructure review.
  • Three-week program: additional focus on cost of ownership, cloud security or cost reduction.
  • Seven-week program: full analysis of cloud benefits, network infrastructure, applications, operations and security.
  • Custom program: build a cloud roadmap with a business case, integration plans, infrastructure review and planning analytics.
1. Source: CDW Cloud 401 Report, 2015