Cloud Readiness and Strategic Advisory Service

Expert Skills and Support providing

  • Support and guidance in understanding your maturity and readiness to move your services to a Cloud based service.

  • Cross organisation view covering internal skills, architectural fit, supplier capabilities/ restrictions, service organisation and change capacity.

  • Identify optional route forward, least risk, to fulfil strategic goals.



Skilled practitioners able to scan and advise across the organisation


Identify high risk areas, impact on current programmes

Balanced view of Risk against opportunity/benefits


Skilled architects, analysts and engineers to help migrate off legacy


Organisation design and change journey to ensure support

Maturity model across technical architecture, sourcing, service organisation, change capability

Best approach to adoption to achieve goals

Financial baseline against resource plans to inform business case

Align change plans to market opportunities, best fit to industry

Strategic sourcing support to maximise benefit from SaaS, PaaS, IaaS


  • Confirm best approach to adopt Cloud Services
  • Support efficiency drive and cost reduction
  • Inform strategy, policy and ICT budget to support strategic change
  • Part of your Digital Transformation to an Agile Digital business
  • Provide the insight into the size of the opportunity
  • Clear options to reduce your Technical Debt
  • Provide Solutions to key issues like resilience, vendor lock-in
  • Practitioners with experience across public sector, digital change, transformation

Key Areas

ICT Strategy for Cloud Services

Cloud DevOps Advisory, Design and Delivery Services

Technical, Solution and Design Assurance for Cloud Services

Database Services for Digital Projects

Continuous Delivery and Integration for the Cloud

Technical Design and Architecture for Cloud Services

Technical Services for Digital Projects

Technical Design and Architecture for Cloud based Solutions

Our Architecture practice covers a wide range of sourcing strategy, Cloud Design and Solution Architecture capabilities, including:

  • Solution Architecture (Application, Networking and Security Infrastructure).
  • Cloud Adoption including how to migrate to Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, and Software as a Service solutions.
  • Enterprise Architecture across the whole estate (From Business to Information to technology, aligned to strategic business, organisational and HMG strategy).
  • Information Strategy, and how to apply it to your customers, stakeholders and operational needs.
  • Information Security/Assurance, to help secure your assets.
  • Migration away from legacy and locked-in service to open source and simpler architecture.

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