2023 Practice Guide: Application Migration to the Cloud

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Why Read This Research

The need for cloud services in higher education institutions continues to increase. Institutions continue to move major administrative systems from on-premises to the cloud, and most institutions will likely be forced to make a transformative change in the next decade. The information in this guide supports institutions’ cloud migration journey by providing insight into leading cloud platform vendors, leading practice trends, and insights on best practice recommendations based on Tambellini research. Read this guide to learn more.

Key Questions Answered

  • What are the three components that need to be evaluated in a major administrative application migration?
  • What are the conditions of the higher education practice landscape?
  • What are some of the key recommendations to consider for making the shift to the cloud?


  • Software Category in Focus: Cloud Platforms
  • Authors: Dave Kieffer, Principal Analyst, Tambellini Group
  • Research Availability: January 2023

Table of Contents

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Practice Trends
  3. Practice Recommendations

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