In this step, we start getting into the meat and potatoes of the cloud strategy creation process. Here is where you want to take a look at your company and how it operates. What systems, technologies, and processes are currently being used in your operations? Are there needs that aren’t being met by your existing infrastructure?
With this information, you can gain a better understanding of the capabilities of your IT environment. More importantly, it allows you to draw an outline of what you want to accomplish with your cloud solution. After your goals have been identified, you and your team can go in and rank your goals in order of priority.