How to plan an effective data migration

Whether you’re upgrading your legacy system or merging data stores, moving data from A to B effectively is crucial. A successful data migration is reliant on careful and considered planning, but with so many pots of data and different processes to consider, getting started can seem like a daunting task. However, it doesn’t need to be.

Our recommended approach to data migration is a simplification of the Johnny Morris model, which is split into four different stages; discover, design, test and deliver. Take a look at our infographic below for a whistle-stop tour of the first two stages. 

Ready to move on to the test and deliver stages of your migration? Take a look at our handy blog to learn about the next steps. Or, for more depth and insight on the process, download your free copy of our data migrations whitepaper.