Cloud Migration refers to the process of moving an organization’s data and operations from an on-premise (on-site) server environment to a cloud-based environment. A cloud migration can pertain to an on-premise email move to Microsoft Office 365 or a full on-premise server environment migration to Microsoft Microsoft Azure is an industry-leading cloud-based computing platform. Microsoft Azure encompasses many components of everyday IT needs from simple Active Directory authorization to full server, networking and virtual computing environments. Azure is a potential solution for organizations that want to eliminate in-house IT footprint and virtualize their environment for easy remote access from anywhere users may operate. or comparable platform. Often times, organizations desire a cloud migration to minimize their on-site IT footprint, hardware costs, and/or localized risk.