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Create an end-to-end cloud strategy with Rackspace Cloud Consulting Services

For many businesses, the move to public or private cloud seems out of reach as they have neither the resources nor the expertise to define a successful cloud migration strategy. At Rackspace Technology, our Consulting and Advisory Services team brings the world’s best cloud experts together to help shape your business and deliver outcomes with a cloud solution built according to best-practice architecture design and processes.

We’ll start with a thorough analysis to understand your needs and identify opportunities to help you excel. From assessment to ideation and true innovation, we work alongside your team, providing the guidelines, guardrails and expertise you need to be successful.

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Use Cases

Our experts know how to craft a personalized plan that delivers the business outcomes you’re looking for. As part of our consulting process, we’ll:

  • Start by understanding your cloud objectives
  • Review the unique characteristics of each application to assess its suitability for the cloud
  • Conduct a risk analysis of moving your applications
  • Perform a cost-benefit analysis
  • Outline the approach and establish a migration roadmap to achieve your goals quickly

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We leverage our “Process First. Technology Second.®” approach to continuous modernization to:

  • Define the right objectives in partnership with your team
  • Prioritize your most impactful business processes
  • Identify supporting technology, vendors and architecture
  • Outline the roadmap to modernize your application estate

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Cost optimization should be part of every cloud consulting engagement. Regardless of where you are in your cloud journey, we can help you optimize costs across your IT estate. We can help you:

  • Define your cost objectives
  • Conduct a tradeoff analysis between your current state and your desired end state
  • Define several options for optimization
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Modernize your IT environment and DevOps processes for greater agility.

  • Assess the market and your competition for growth opportunities
  • Evaluate your current IT environment and operational processes to identify areas for improvement
  • Identify potential technologies and best practices to drive greater innovation
  • Develop several options for evaluation and selection
  • Outline a strategy and roadmap for implementation
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Bring disparate processes, technologies, operations and cultures together to keep your business running smoothly.

  • Conduct a broad analysis of your combined business estate
  • Establish goals aligned to your business strategy
  • Determine areas for consolidation and expansion
  • Define a recommended path forward that fits with your processes, technologies, operations and culture
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Drive integrated security across your data, applications and clouds. We’ll work with you to:

  • Conduct a security assessment of your environment
  • Determine shortfalls and vulnerabilities
  • Review potential solutions based on your organizational goals and capabilities
  • Select the right approach to secure your cloud environments

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Take control of your clouds with appropriate governance and business operations practices.

  • Evaluate your current governance structure and operations
  • Establish your governance goals and outcomes
  • Apply our lessons learned and best practices
  • Define your future-state governance structure and the steps to make it a reality
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Turn your data into insights that deliver outcomes.

  • Define the goals you want data to help you achieve
  • Review your current data environment
  • Conduct a gap analysis to determine the changes to be implemented
  • Present options for modernizing your data
  • Create a recommended roadmap for data modernization

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"Rackspace Technology has proven to be the partner that truly has the knowledge and support to handle the biggest issues. They know how cloud technology works and have the partnerships and expertise to make it a reality."
Juan Manuel Quintero, CEO, Precia See the case study

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20+ Years of Managed Service experience

Recognized leadership

Providing innovation and leadership in the technology services industry for 20+ years.

  • A leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Service Providers, Worldwide
  • Best Consultancy or System Integrator 2020, The Cloud Awards
  • The Forrester Wave™: Hosted Private Cloud Services in North America and Europe, Q2 2020
  • AWS Premier Consulting Partner
  • AWS MAP Partner
  • One of the leading AWS consulting partners with 14 competencies
  • Dell Technologies Four-time Partner of the Year Award
  • Dell Titanium CSP Partner
  • Google Cloud First Premier Managed Services Partner
  • Google Cloud Partner of the Year Award Winner
  • Microsoft Gold Partner
  • Microsoft Five-time Hosting Partner of the Year
  • Microsoft Azure Expert MSP designation for 2021
  • Oracle Cloud Service and Resell Partner
  • Salesforce Platinum Consulting Partner
  • SAP Silver Partner
  • VMware® Cloud Verified
  • VMware Premiere Service Provider

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