Candid Cloud Factory

A Framework for Enterprise Migration to Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud

Every cloud implementation brings with it unique technology, security and operational challenges. Candid Cloud FactoryTM is a holistic framework designed by Candid Partners to address these challenges and facilitate the migration of applications, services and infrastructure from the data center to the cloud. Designed to integrate seamlessly within AWS methodologies and ecosystem, Candid Cloud FactoryTM powers enterprise-scale cloud migrations in a controlled, efficient, and secure manner.

Cloud with Confidence

Candid Cloud FactoryTM is a holistic, end-to-end framework that encompasses the complete migration process – from business case development, design and architecture, to cloud program management office implementation and optimization. This allows your organization to gain increased agility and become more nimble in launching new products to market. The Candid Cloud FactoryTM framework enables clients to move successfully and efficiently through each phase of AWS migration initiatives.

Assessment & Roadmap

Defines requirements for security, functionality, process change, workload readiness and fit, and application rationalization when moving from private options to public AWS cloud solutions.

Business Planning & Cost Justification

Builds insightful cost/benefit models to help inform your decisions. We can help you understand the specific economic and efficiency drivers of cloud solutions and how they pertain to your business objectives.

Architecture & Design

Delivers efficiencies that can only be gained by architecting specifically for the cloud. With our experience designing in the AWS environment, we utilize core standards and patterns for cloud based infrastructure and provide the architectural nuances for efficient and successful cloud implementations.

Security

Provides a more secure, robust, and better managed system in AWS than traditional on-premise solutions. We will help you develop comprehensive security strategies that meet or exceed standards specific to your industry.

Migration

Offers the services, tooling, and methodologies to help accelerate your migration to AWS. Our years of experience mean we know what works best on AWS, what can port easily, and what migration approach is right for your requirements.

Automation

Leveraging our tooling and methodologies, we automate processes, systems and support operations to realize efficiencies essential to efficiently running systems in the AWS ecosystem.

Business Alignment

Creation of the Cloud Center of Excellence aligns multiple stakeholders and manages organizational change created by disruption of current processes.

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Data Center Migration to Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Client: Fortune 500 Financial Services Company

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Mainframe Migration 

Client: Global, multi-national consumer products corporation

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