Best Practices for Managing Archive Migrations
Keys to a successful archive migration project include creating the most appropriate migration strategy and detailed migration plan, fully understanding the capabilities and limitations of the current legacy archive, choosing the best migration software to match operational and legal requirements, and communicating with affected employees regularly. This white paper discusses a variety of challenges around migrating legacy archives and also offers a selection of choices and recommendations for improving the archive migration process.
Many organizations are faced with shrinking or static IT budgets while their legacy archives continue to be expensive to maintain, difficult or impossible to upgrade, and falling short of needed functionality.
As a result, many organizations are now planning infrastructure upgrades, which typically include the need to migrate huge amounts of data.
Download this report to learn:
- Key considerations before starting any archive migration
- Common challenges with migrating legacy archives
- Best practice approaches to archive migration