Migrating from Atlassian Server to Cloud: Success Stories and Strategies

  
In today's rapidly evolving technological landscape, businesses are increasingly embracing cloud-based solutions to enhance productivity, efficiency, and collaboration. One such transformational journey is the migration from Atlassian’s server-based systems to the cloud. This article explores three organizations that successfully completed the journey to cloud:
 

Rockwell Automation, a leader in industrial automation 

A prominent player in the manufacturing systems space

A cutting-edge company within the automotive industry

 


Examples of the Journey to Atlassian’s Cloud

Rockwell Automation: Revolutionizing Processes for the Next Century

Rockwell Automation, a global provider of industrial automation solutions, embarked on a migration journey to Atlassian Cloud with the support of E7 Solutions and Atlassian. Their primary motivation was to modernize their processes and eliminate the need for internal infrastructure support. By leveraging E7 Solutions' expertise and Atlassian's robust cloud infrastructure, Rockwell Automation achieved significant improvements in security, quality, cost, and time.

The migration process involved a comprehensive analysis of Rockwell Automation's server-based engineering tools and the responsibilities of team members. With the guidance of E7 Solutions, they successfully migrated their data and applications to the cloud, ensuring a smooth transition. The collaboration between Rockwell Automation, E7 Solutions, and Atlassian enabled the organization to embrace the cloud's benefits and position itself for success in the next century of business.

Manufacturing Systems Space: A Cloud Journey Enabled by E7 Solutions

A leading software company in the manufacturing systems space, with expertise in analyzing manufacturing operations across various industries, embarked on its cloud migration journey in 2021. Eager to no longer support infrastructure internally, they sought the assistance of E7 Solutions to guide them through the process. Their IT team, lacking the necessary capacity and expertise, realized the need for external support to ensure a successful migration.

With the impending sunset of Jira Server, the company was compelled to take action and migrate to the cloud. E7 Solutions' Cloud Migration Playbook provided a structured approach to assess the data, applications, and integrations present in their Jira and Confluence server sites. Through careful planning and execution, E7 Solutions reduced the migration timeline from five to seven days to just four days.

This migration process alleviated concerns and provided the company with peace of mind, knowing that their migration was in capable hands. The successful transition to the cloud empowered their teams to collaborate more effectively and leverage the integrated features and functionality offered by the Atlassian Cloud platform.

Automotive Industry: Embracing the Power of Atlassian Cloud

A prominent company within the automotive industry focused on becoming a leading software and systems technologies integrator, embarked on their migration journey to Atlassian Cloud. With the impending sunset of Jira Server and a desire to leverage cloud-based services, the company turned to E7 Solutions to guide them through the migration process.

The transition to Atlassian Cloud was a significant change for the company, but they quickly adapted to the new environment. The familiarity of the cloud features and intuitive navigation made the migration process smoother. E7 Solutions played a crucial role in reducing the company's Atlassian Cloud footprint by replacing marketplace apps with native functionality, streamlining their applications, and enhancing the experience for administrators and users.

Collaboration between E7 Solutions and the company's internal teams enabled the successful migration of their data and applications. The company's service management team took advantage of the ease of ticket management in Atlassian Cloud, streamlining their workflows and enhancing their overall productivity. The benefits of the migration, such as automated security updates, improved speed and accessibility, and lower total cost of ownership, were realized by the entire organization.

Strategies for a Successful Server-to-Cloud Migration: Partnering with E7 Solutions

As organizations navigate the journey to Atlassian Cloud, partnering with an Atlassian Solution Partner like E7 Solutions can make a significant difference. E7 offers Atlassian Cloud Migration Packages designed to facilitate a seamless transition. With their speed of delivery and expert guidance, they ensure a hassle-free migration experience, allowing you to focus on what matters most to your business. Their team of certified experts will handle the heavy lifting, ensuring that your data is securely migrated to the cloud, freeing you from the constraints of legacy systems.

As the end of life for Atlassian Server approaches, organizations must consider the benefits of migrating to Atlassian Cloud. With E7’s Cloud Migration Packages, the transition becomes seamless and cost-effective. By embracing the power of Atlassian Cloud, you can unlock the true potential of your organization, enhance collaboration, increase efficiency, and ensure the security of your data. Trust in the expertise of E7 Solutions, an Atlassian Solution Partner, to guide you on this journey to the future of cloud computing.

Don't wait until it's too late. E7 can be your guide for your Atlassian journey to the cloud.