Day: May 28, 2019

Types of Data Migration and Importance of Planning

Types of Data Migration and Importance of Planning

Software
Most companies need to undergo data migration at some point or the other. It’s usually necessary for shifting data from their existing premise infrastructure to something cloud-based for the betterment of the company. This is usually done for the increased agility and focus on their business and to reduce running costs by paying for what they require on demand. With so much involved, data migration is not something that can be done overnight. It is something difficult and risky mainly because of data gravity, which is why it has to be done with the right planning. If you wonder what ‘data gravity’ is, it’s actually a metaphor defining how data has a tendency of attracting more data as it grows. It also defines data integration into a business and how it can also be customized with time