Azure Migration Programme

Save money and bring your workloads to Azure with confidence. Use best-practice guidance, direct access to Azure engineers, tools and subsidised partner services.

Join the Azure Migration programme

Begin your migration journey by submitting an application to join the programme. We’ll get back to you with the right combination of resources for your needs.

Organisations of all sizes can apply to get help on their migration projects.

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What is the Azure Migration Programme?

Curated, step-by-step guidance from Microsoft experts and specialized migration partners based on the proven Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure.

Technical skill building with foundational and role-specific courses to develop new Azure skills and long-term organisational readiness.

Free Azure migration tools, including Azure Migrate to assess and migrate workloads, and free Azure Cost Management to optimise costs.

Offers to reduce migration costs, including Azure Hybrid Benefit and free Extended Security Updates for Windows Server and SQL Server 2008.

Migrate with guidance from Microsoft

Hear Julia White, Corporate Vice President of Azure Marketing, and Corey Sanders, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Solutions, discuss how Azure is helping customers migrate to the cloud with this exciting new programme.

Azure Migration Programme FAQs

  • What are the benefits of the Azure Migration Programme?

    The Azure Migration Programme helps accelerate your journey to the cloud by providing the following benefits:

    • Best practice resources and guidance
    • Technical skill building
    • Azure engineering support
    • Specialised migration partners
    • Migration tools
    • Offers for reducing migration costs

    Which geographic regions are supported?

    The Azure Migration Programme is available to all Azure customers. The programme offers direct assistance to customers in the following supported geographic areas: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Guatemala, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, the United Kingdom, and the United States, Uruguay, Venezuela and Vietnam. Expansion to other regions is being planned and will be announced closer to the launch dates. Local language coverage is dependent on resource availability.

  • Am I eligible to join the Azure Migration Programme?

    The Azure Migration Programme is available to all Azure customers through self-nomination, or nomination on a customer’s behalf from a partner or Microsoft account team.

  • How do I join the Azure Migration Programme?

    1. Contact us: Start by submitting a simple form telling us about your migration project.
    2. Find out more: After you submit the form, a Microsoft team will assemble a mix of resources and advise you on the next steps.
    3. Migrate and maximise your ROI: We will help you to assess and migrate your environment. In addition, we’ll provide you with resources to optimise your costs and secure your environment for ongoing success with Azure.

    How much does the Azure Migration Programme cost?

    There is no additional cost for participating in the Azure Migration Programme itself. There may be additional costs that a customer would pay in migration. Examples include Azure consumption costs or costs for a partner assisting with planning or migration services.

  • How does the Azure Migration Programme work with partners?

    We believe that every customer can benefit from using Azure and should engage with a migration partner on this journey. We will either provide you resources directly or help by matching you with a partner if you don’t already have one.