Moving data to the cloud reduces your infrastructure, maintenance, and operations and free up valuable resources by transforming capital expenditure (CAPEX) into operating expenditure (OPEX). To this end, the three major cloud service providers ( CSPs) – Amazon Web Services ( AWS), Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) – have new online data migration tools to simplify the delivery of information from your on-site to the cloud.
Older online data migration methods such as secure file transfer protocol (SFTP) only use a single thread for data transfer. While this is functional and valid, top-of-the-line throughput is not allowed, thus limiting the speed at which data moves to the cloud. We have 3 new tools from AWS, Azure, and GCP: