Azure / AWS Migration Tips

Let’s make your migration easy!

Migrating to the public cloud can be pretty difficult if you don’t prepare properly and if you don’t have the proper tools.

This page and its subpages will hopefully make your journey much easier by discussing operating system specific tips and tricks.

Operating Specific Tips and Tricks


RHEL \ CentOS 6

RHEL \ CentOS 7


Ubuntu 18.04

Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu 14.04

SuSe 11


Windows 2008

Windows 2008 R2 – coming soon – 

Windows 2012 – coming soon – 

Windows 2012 R2 actually has HyperV Integration Services installed through Windows Updates. So the only real tips at this time are to make sure you have your Firewall open and RDP enabled, and as with all other OS’s going to Azure… enable the serial console.