AWS Migration Evaluator

Get a detailed view of AWS migration costs, database challenges, and resources you need to both migrate faster and successfully manage your cloud into the future. AWS Migration Evaluator powered by Logicworks was designed by AWS experts. Our AWS experts have been in the trenches with customers, worked on complex migrations, and can help you see around corners to avoid common pitfalls. Our AWS Migration Evaluator follows a proven methodology to provide you with a customized roadmap for your AWS migration. The AWS Migration Evaluator can auto-discover the inventory in your VMware data center and provide a Total Cost of Ownership analysis for AWS and reference architecture. This will give you the information you need to pursue in-depth planning and architecture for a successful AWS migration. Our team can follow up this delivery with a proposal for full architecture, build, and build services.

AWS Migration Evaluator Process & Milestones

AWS Expert Discovery

RapidScale will use the AWS Migration Evaluator to help you create a directional business case for AWS cloud planning and migration. To project future-state cloud costs, Migration Evaluator provides a clear baseline of what your organization is running today and projects AWS costs based on measured on-premises provisioning and utilization.

AWS Architecture Design

Our AWS experts will recommend an AWS architecture design based on your input, the deep dive discovery, and AWS best practices for long-term success. Our team will share an architecture diagram of the proposed configuration and review the specifics points of your deployment. You will have the option to take it yourself or work with RapidScale AWS experts to build your AWS environment.

AWS Guidance & Delivery

RapidScale AWS experts will present the details to your team and provide a guided walkthrough of the recommendations. Recommendations include your AWS architecture design, estimated AWS migration costs, and resources you need on hand to migrate to AWS successfully. Our goal is for you and your team to feel confident that your AWS migration will be on time and on budget.

Scope and Details


Assessment of a single datacenter running VMware

Automated collection of metrics

Analysis of cloud requirements

Development of reference architecture

Working sessions


TCO Report

Reference Architecture

Statement of Work for possible build/migration

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