The follow list describes the most common areas of Advisory Services we provide:
- Interoperability planning
- Performance improvement planning
- Roadmap planning
- Cloud migration
- Upgrade support
- Installation support
- System administration
- License Compliance Assurance & Audit Defense
Cloud Migration and Roadmap Inquiries
We have become an increasingly popular enabler of cloud migration for enterprises that run Oracle and/or SAP. Besides the superior level of service, we facilitate cost savings and allow customers the time required to fully investigate and identify the optimal cloud migration or application strategy. Our third-party support includes regular and ad hoc executive meetings where we provide advisory services regarding roadmap options.
Virtualization and Containerization Inquiries
Virtualization, or containerization, is a popular option for improving the performance, reliability, and operational lifespan of older technology. As part of our standard support, our experts provide impartial advice on implementing the right virtualization solution to simultaneously meet your business goals and IT requirements.
License Compliance Assurance & Audit Defense
To drive more value for our customer community, Spinnaker Support has offers services to help ensure software license compliance and to help organizations better prepare and defend against ongoing audits. This can include:
- License Readiness Review
- License Compliance Assurance Checks
- Formal Audit Defense Services
For example, A current large manufacturing customer contacted us for strategic advice regarding a planned operating system upgrade and migration away from IBM. Based on our recommendations and assistance, the client shifted part of a business process to a Windows server, resolving an iSeries/application incompatibility issue.