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Seven Guiding Principles of Data Center Migration Success

Inside this white paper read our 7 guiding principles of data center migration success.  The overarching theme?  Avoid steering off course trying to solve all your IT operational challenges in one project. 

Selecting a Colocation Service Provider

In this white paper learn what you need to know before beginning the search and 10 guidelines that will help your organization choose the right colocation service provider. 

Data Center Consolidations: Advice from a Pro

Data Center Migrations:  Advice from a Pro offers 5 guidelines for management and 5 guidelines for the team.  While every migration is unique, these guidelines can help save time, money and angst.

The Data Center Migration Methodology Phase 1: Initiation

Initiation is the first phase of David-Kenneth Group’s five-phased data center migration methodology.  It launches the beginning of an organization's migration and positions it for success or failure.

The Data Center Migration Methodology Phase 2: Discovery

Discovery is the second phase of David-Kenneth Group’s five-phased data center migration methodology.  Our process for capturing only the required details and dependencies of applications, systems and IT infrastructure avoids hidden risks, inflated costs and schedules.

The Data Center Migration Methodology Phase 3:  Planning

Planning is the third phase of David-Kenneth Group's five-phased data center migration methodology.  Planning a migration is a balancing act between risk and reward.  The right planning process can help an organization manage these challenges successfully.

The Data Center Migration Methodology Phase 4 & 5: Execution & Closeout

Execution and Closeout are the fourth and fifth phases of our five-phased data center migration methodology.  Mismanaged risks and mistakes can create lapses in service interruptions or worse.  Gain insight into the best practices to manage and mitigate both.

The Data Center Migration Methodology The Data Center Migration Methodology is a compilation of all five phases of David-Kenneth's methodology.  It is the authoritative source and "how-to" instruction manual for data center migrations.