Cloud Cost Modeling for On-Prem Migrations to Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

Cost Optimization for Migrating existing workloads from On-prem to GCP, or modeling costs for New GCP-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 Google Cloud Platform VM configurations, or lift-and-shift from On-Premises to Google Cloud VMware Engine.  For green-field applications, Akasia’s Cloud Modeler helps you optimize your new application projects on GCP Iaas and PaaS on a service-by-service basis.

Take the guesswork out of costs for Migrating to Google Compute Cloud or Google Cloud VMware Engine with Akasia Infrastructure Modeler.

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
Reserved & On-Demand
Take into account various cloud options and determine what costs would be if you used reserved instances, or on-demand VMs.
Akasia Infrastructure Modeler performs cloud cost scenario analysis on your on-prem environment, and automatically creates an exact bill of materials so that you can provide this to Google Cloud Platform for exact cloud pricing.

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 when moving to GCP.

By using Akasia Infrastructure Modeler you will discover substantial cost savings by migrating to Google Cloud VMware Engine.  In addition to saving money, you will save considerable amounts of time because you can reuse your VMware skillsets and familiar VMware management tools on the Google Cloud Platform.

Akasia Cloud Modeler costs out GCP 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.
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 Google Cloud

VMware vs Cloud Native

Google Cloud VMware Engine
Google Cloud Compute Engine VMs
Azure VMs

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 Azure VMs vs GCP Compute Engine)

Costs by Resource

  • CPU Costs (30%)
  • Memory Costs (30%)
  • Storage Costs (15%)
  • Network Costs (25%)

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

Find out More

If you’re transitioning or deploying more workloads on GCP, you can save money by using Akasia Cloud Cost SaaS solutions.

Lower the total cost of ownership of GCP by using Akasia Infrastructure Modeler for on-prem to cloud migrations, and Akasia Cloud Modeler for new application deployments,


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