Staying Clear of Cloud Migration Land Mines

Melissa Swartz (Founder, Swartz Consulting, LLC)

Scott Velting (Assistant Vice President, Cloud Voice & Collaboration, AT&T Business Solutions)

Eric Hanson (VP Product Marketing, Fuze)

Jose Pastor (SVP Product Management, RingCentral)

Location: Osceola B

Date: Monday, March 18

Time: 9:00am - 9:45am

Pass Type: Entire Event - Get your pass now!

Track: Cloud Communications

Technical Level: High

Session Type: Conference

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: High

The cloud is here, and despite what you might hear from providers, transitioning your communications from the premises to the cloud isn't always a straightforward process. Implementation can often be tricky, especially if you don’t know what problems are likely to pop up. In this session, get tips on how to move to the cloud smoothly and avoid the most common land mines. You’ll get specific, detailed advice on:
* Contract terms and conditions
* Planning and preparation
* Technical and testing considerations
* What to expect at transition

Learn from an experienced telecommunications consultant who has taken many businesses through their cloud migrations with success. You'll come away with practical advice for making the best cloud services selection, and learn how to work with vendors and maintain control throughout the conversion process.

KEY QUESTIONS:
* How do you make sure you maintain all the functionality you still need?
* What are common challenges, and how can you avoid them?
* How challenging is number porting, and how do you get ahead of potential problems?
* How do you ensure testing is thorough and provides the right data?
* What are the options for making the transition?

Watch a synced recording of this session (Password is required and provided on-site and in daily emails to Conference registrants only)

Presentation File

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