Cloud Consulting Services Achieve business value in the cloud – securely, efficiently and confidently The power of the cloud offers many benefits and advantages, but only if your cloud capabilities align with your business objectives. Protiviti’s cloud consulting services help organisations implement and adopt cloud capabilities that align with defined business outcomes, including cost savings, agility, scalability, and innovation.Protiviti’s cloud consulting services help you harness the power of the cloud to transform and modernise your organisation, identify opportunities to gain competitive advantage, and improve business efficiency and operations. We provide an end-to-end approach, from envisioning and planning through migration, implementations, and managed services. Leverage Cloud to take your business to new heights Pro Briefcase Cloud Strategy Are you getting value from the cloud? We help you create a comprehensive cloud strategy, from planning and readiness assessments through defining governance, operations, and cost management optimisation. We create strategies to support cloud sustainability. Pro Document Consent Cloud Transformation Modernise your legacy applications and grow your business through cloud transformation. We’ll help you identify what should be in the cloud, set a strong foundation, help you get there, and innovate with new cloud technologies. Pro Document Files Cloud Security Protecting your most valuable data — the confidentiality, integrity, and privacy of individual data subjects — is critical. We help you understand, address, and actively manage the risks of successfully operating your business in a secure cloud. Pro Document Stack Cloud Managed Services Focus on your key business activities and core competencies and let Protiviti manage your cloud operations and processes. From application to infrastructure, we’ll keep your cloud environment up to date and running efficiently. Pro Legal Briefcase Cloud Innovation Underpinned by the power of the cloud, emerging technologies drive innovation. Embrace new technologies to support business strategies, optimise processes, and mine data to bring new solutions to market and gain a competitive advantage. Our Cloud-First Approach There is a notable increase in demand for cloud solutions and strategies. The future of work, including new models of distributed and virtual workforces, the demand for improved customer experience, and the necessity for new products, are driving urgency for greater computing needs. Organisations are moving to the cloud to provide virtual service delivery, new processes, new applications, optimised costs, and improved agility to rapidly adapt to business priorities. Therefore, today’s technology strategy must include the cloud as a key component for organisations looking for a rapid response to change, disruption, and enhancing business resiliency for systems, programs, people, and technology.Organisations need an experienced partner to help them achieve the value that the cloud can offer.Protiviti’s cloud consulting services help organisations wherever they are in their cloud journey. Whether you are in your initial stages of planning and strategy, need assistance with managing multiple cloud environments, or desire additional value and innovation from your mature cloud deployments, Protiviti will help you adopt cloud capabilities throughout your cloud journey that align with defined business outcomes.Our heritage and expertise in audit, security, and data privacy ensure that your cloud environment is safe and governed. As a partner with the major cloud vendors (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, and Google Cloud), we work with our partners to ensure you get the most out of your cloud environment. Leadership Randy Armknecht Randy Armknecht is a Managing Director currently leading the Global Cloud Advisory practice within Enterprise Cloud. Randy partners with clients to improve the value of their cloud environments. This includes: stronger governance, operational resiliency, and well ... Learn More David Kissane David is a managing director and Protiviti’s global enterprise cloud solution lead. His primary focus is driving the growth and implementation of our cloud services across the globe. David has over 22 years’ experience across a variety of industries and senior IT ... Learn More James Fox James is a Director with a focus on Enterprise Cloud Transformation. James has extensive global experience working across Asia Pacific and Europe in IT Advisory Consulting. Prior to joining Protiviti, James was a Director at Deloitte Consulting supporting clients ... Learn More Powerful partnerships We believe our partnerships play a key role in driving collective success for our customers. Therefore, we partner with the largest cloud service providers to support your technology modernisation journey. Our professionals are digitally native with extensive skills and experience and stay up to date in cloud technologies. This combination of expertise and partnerships enables us to better understand your business challenges and provide integrated, holistic solutions that support your goals and deliver value through our complementary strengths. The Innovation vs. Technical Debt Tug of War Global Technology Executive Survey Read More BLOG Pursuing Cloud Migration and Adoption? Read This First. Cloud adoption and migration for enterprises have grown significantly in the past two decades. Industry trends project that cloud adoption and migration will continue to grow steadily over the next couple years. In a global survey commissioned by... BLOG Cloud Mastery: The Power of Infrastructure as Code and Automation In the rapidly changing landscape of modern business, the role of the cloud has become pivotal in achieving success. However, it's no secret that companies face an array of cloud-related challenges daily. These challenges, whether acknowledged or not... WHITEPAPER Success With Generative AI Requires Balancing Risk With Reward When ChatGPT launched in November 2022, it took just two months to garner a record 100 million users and capture broad market attention. Business leaders are eager to realize the enormous potential that ChatGPT as well as other generative AI models... BLOG Video Blog: Understanding Performance Efficiency in Microsoft Azure Performance efficiency is the foundational pillar of a cloud well-architected framework. Yet, many organizations struggle to use cloud resources, so applications perform efficiently and scale to meet the user demands placed on them by users in an... BLOG Still Not Operating in the Cloud? Things to Know For a Seamless Migration Over the last number of years, we have seen organizations shift to cloud computing, in its various forms. Successful adoption and consumption of cloud services have seen organizations benefit from improved cost-effectiveness, security, agility,... BLOG Thinking Beyond the 7Rs of Cloud Migration In a recent blog, we introduced the drivers for cloud migration, the strategies and the most common types of cloud migrations available to organizations. Today, we take a closer look at what drives a successful cloud migration and think beyond the... Button Button Global banking forecast? Plenty of cloud. Protiviti MDs on accelerating banking transformation Protiviti Managing Directors David Kissane, Global Leader of Enterprise Cloud, and Alex Setchin with Enterprise Cloud in Australia, sat down with Joe Kornik, Editor-in-Chief of VISION by Protiviti, to discuss some of the trends and investment priorities they are seeing in the financial services industry, including insights from Gartner’s Future of Cloud Computing in 2027: From Technology to... Read More Manufacturer Optimises Supply Chain Analytics With Azure Machine Learning This global manufacturer of batteries and portable lighting products had well-established, but manual, ocean freight shipping processes in place and was unable to nimbly respond to pricing spikes, increased scheduling lead-time and port backups caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More From legacy systems to cloud-based native microservices: finding success with AWS Successware is an end-to-end business management solution for the home service industry that supports both independent and franchise owners of the three trades brands franchised by affiliates of its parent company, Authority Brands, Inc. Successware Classic is a legacy software system built with Citrix, VDI, and SQL server hosted in a data center. Read More Case Studies Global Financial Services and Investments Organisation Launches Cloud Capabilities Situation: A leading provider of wealth management services was unable to launch Microsoft 365 and the cloud across the enterprise despite multiple efforts. This highly regulated organisation needed a PMO strategy that provided governance and compliance and met strict regulations from multiple countries. Value: The client met corporate compliance, legal and security requirements to enable the global enterprise rollout of Microsoft 365 while receiving training and education on security and compliance solutions. Leading Home Services Franchisor Drives Digital Transformation by Becoming Cloud-Native Situation: The client needed to migrate a large monolithic, home-grown ERP system to an AWS environment. The legacy applications had numerous resiliency, performance and security issues and incidents. Preventing disruption to critical systems was a top priority to maintain customer satisfaction and quality of support. Value: The client can now provide state-of-the-art SAAS operations to their 8,000+ customers, no matter their scale or locations with faster time to market, reduced operations cost and improved customer experience. Continuous improvement capabilities helped the client future-proof their investment by addressing operational resiliency, performance and security issues. Government Cloud Adoption Framework Supports Efficiency, Security & Cost Management Situation: A state government with a population of over 8 million and numerous agencies needed assurance that their cloud consumption was efficient, secure and financially sound. They sought to enable a consistent and scalable approach to cloud consumption. Value: The client benefitted from a centralised adoption framework that enabled strategic decision-making to provide cost and security optimisation across all agencies. Pipeline Company Soars to the Cloud with Assurance and Resiliency Situation: A billion-dollar, US energy company sought a trusted partner to assess their newly developed cloud environment, built by a third party. The client was unsure that their cloud infrastructure met compliance and resiliency requirements. Value: The client discovered security risks within their environment and received a tailored solution design built for resiliency against system failures and security threats.