Cloud Cost Modeling for Lift & Shift Migrations to Azure

Cost Optimization for Migrating existing workloads from On-prem to Azure, or modeling costs for New Azure-based App Deployments.
Akasia’s Infrastructure Modeler can help your organization’s data center to migrate existing on-premises infrastructure to the most cost-optimal Microsoft Azure VM configurations, or lift-and-shift from On-Premises to Azure VMware Solution.  Akasia’s Cloud Modeler helps you optimize your new application projects on Azure Iaas and PaaS on a service-by-service basis.

Akasia Infrastructure Modeler takes the guesswork out of the costs for Migrating to Azure Compute Infrastructure or Azure VMware Solution

BYOL vs Cloud Licensing
Model how BYOL compares cost-wise to licensing that is included with VMs on Cloud platforms
VMware on Cloud
Compare costs for VMware on Cloud vs Cloud native virtualization. The results may surprise you!
Uptime Management
Analyze scenarios and find hidden cost savings by turning off VMs that are not in use
Spot, Reserved & On-Demand
Take into account various cloud options and determine what costs would be if you used spot, reserved instances, or on-demand VMs.
When you use Akasia Infrastructure Modeler to perform cloud cost scenario analysis on your environment, it automatically creates an exact bill of materials so that you can provide this to your cloud vendor.

Bill of Materials

Get a complete bill-of-materials for the most cost optimized scenario.

When you use Akasia Infrastructure Modeler or Akasia Cloud Modeler you will find hidden costs and save substantially.

By using Akasia Infrastructure Modeler you will discover substantial cost savings by migrating to VMware-on-Cloud or or cloud native virtualized infrastructure on the various cloud platforms.  .

Take the guesswork out with Akasia Cloud Modeler and cost out Azure deployments for New Applications and Compare Costs to Other Clouds

IaaS & PaaS Costs
Compare VMs with different CPU, Memory, Disk and Network configurations and PaaS services such as DBaaS across all clouds.
Daily Cost Updates
Prices for cloud services across all platforms are retrieved from the cloud platforms on a daily basis so that you're always current.
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Retrieve equivalent Services
Enter VM parameters such as CPU, Memory, Disk & Resources or PaaS services for one cloud & get the equivalent services and costs on other platforms

Discover hidden Cloud Cost Savings before you Migrate or deploy new projects on Azure

VMware vs Cloud Native

On-Premises
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Azure VMware Solution
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VMware Cloud on AWS
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Azure VMs
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AWS EC2
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Comprehensive and detailed cost analysis for your on-prem environment costs after moving to the cloud. VMware-on-Cloud vs VMware-on-Cloud cost comparisons across clouds, and VMware-on-Cloud vs cloud native environments (such as AWS EC2 vs GCP Compute Engine)

Costs by Resource

  • CPU Costs (60%)
  • Memory Costs (25%)
  • Storage Costs (10%)
  • Network Costs (30%)

Detailed breakdown of costs by CPU, Memory, Disk and Network so that you know where to concentrate your streamlining.

Find out More

Make your journey to Microsoft Azure or your existing Azure infrastructure more cost effective for the workloads you run.

Lower the total cost of ownership of Microsoft Azure by using Akasia Infrastructure Modeler for on-prem to cloud migrations, and Akasia Cloud Modeler for green-field application deployments,

Questions?

Ask us anything about cloud cost comparisons for Microsoft Azure!