Life Sciences Repository Migration from On-Prem to Azure Cloud

By December 15, 2021Uncategorized

CASE STUDY:

Life Sciences Repository Migration from On-Prem to Azure Cloud

Global Health Care Product Provider Realizes Corporate Objective by Leveraging Cloud Infrastructure

3.5

Successfully Migrated to the Cloud

4,000

Transitioned with Minimal Disruption and Risk

Business Challenge

  • Global provider of health products serving over 150 million people around the world
  • Extended Documentum for Life Sciences to the customer’s highly regulated quality and manufacturing processes
  • Supported near-term corporate objective of spinning off eye-health business units into a separate company
  • Transitioned Documentum systems housed in a shared, on-premises data center to the cloud with minimal disruption to user base

Solution

  • Transitioned existing Documentum environments to an independent Azure Cloud tenant and extended to quality and manufacturing processes
  • Replicated key infrastructure in cloud tenant to improve accessibility, performance, and security
  • Migrated info assets to support overall company objectives and eye-health business spin off
  • Employed quantitative and qualitative testing process while​ verifying data integrity and completeness

Benefits & ROI

  • Realized corporate objectives and improved information management strategy
  • Ensured the quality, integrity, and compliance of migrated systems
  • Leveraged portability and scalability of cloud infrastructure
  • Transitioned users and can continue to optimize infrastructure with minimal disruption and risk
  • Cloud-based information assets available to support overall and near-term company objectives