Managed Cloud Upgrade
Take the hassle out of the move to Managed Cloud
Upgrade to the latest version of Sitecore and migrate to Managed Cloud in one easy step.
Sitecore Experience Manager
Sitecore Experience Platform
Sitecore Managed Cloud
Sitecore Managed Cloud provides scale, security, and peace of mind that your websites will always be available. Upgrading Sitecore to the latest version can improve performance, extend support, and enable new capabilities. That’s why it usually makes sense to upgrade to the latest version when moving to Managed Cloud.
But taking on this type of migration project can be daunting; especially if you’re on a much older version of Sitecore or have used features or third-party solutions that have been depreciated. Perficient has extensive experience upgrading Sitecore and has a standardized approach that will overcome common challenges, avoiding several pitfalls that upgrade and Managed Cloud migration projects can run into.
Our proven approach to upgrade & Managed Cloud migrations
After we align on the target state architecture our upgrade and migration process includes the following elements.
Validate & provision
We’ll confirm the topology and sizing of your solution and coordinate with Sitecore to provision and validate each environment.
Upgrade & regression test
We’ll update references, remediate issues, and regression test the upgraded solution in each environment to ensure no defects were introduced during the upgrade.
Automate & deploy
We’ll update or create, build, and release pipelines to properly deploy to the new environments and automate the process from end-to-end.
Training & enablement
Our platform specialists will lead an enablement session to give you an overview of the new features available to you after the upgrade.
Ongoing support to supplement Sitecore’s Managed Cloud Services
Application Incident Management that coordinates with Sitecore Support & your IT team to resolve site issues.
Ongoing optimizations and enhancements through routine releases following an agile process.
Active & Passive monitoring above Azure App Insights provided by Sitecore Managed Cloud.
Pre-planned, documented disaster recovery plan, processes and communication plan for full or partial site or services outages.