Migration center

Innovate faster and at scale when you migrate to Google Cloud.

Cloud migration your way

Cloud migration your way

Google Cloud migration solutions help you navigate your custom cloud journey — faster and simpler than you thought possible. Whether you need to decommission or consolidate on-premises data centers or are looking to optimize applications in the cloud, we'll help solve your toughest problems, improve your time to market, and transform your IT landscape.

Evaluate the best migration strategies

Lift and shift

Lift and shift

This approach works best if minimal architecture changes are required. Save time and money when you shift infrastructure and apps from on-premises virtual machines to VMs hosted in the cloud.

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Application change

Application change

Google, as well as our network of partners, works with you to modernize your traditional on-premises applications. You can re-platform or re-architect your application as a set of microservices operating on Google Cloud.

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Hybrid

Hybrid

Hybrid-friendly by design, Google Cloud can run infrastructure on-premises, while you leverage the security and scalability of the cloud. Plan, build, and manage reliable applications across on-premises data centers, private-hosted servers, or multi-cloud environments.

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Crafting your migration journey

Your cloud migration will have many stages — we're here to help you navigate them successfully. Click on a product or service to learn more.

Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Velostrata

Accelerate your time-to-cloud with Velostrata — Google's cloud migration solution that's free* to use when migrating to GCP.

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Velostrata

Accelerate your time-to-cloud with Velostrata — Google's cloud migration solution that's free* to use when migrating to GCP.

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Velostrata

Accelerate your time-to-cloud with Velostrata — Google's cloud migration solution that's free* to use when migrating to GCP.

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Virtual disk import

Import on-premises virtual disks, including VMDK and VHD files, into Compute Engine and use the resulting image to create new virtual machines.

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vRealize integration

Easily manage your hybrid cloud post-migration with VMware's vRealize Orchestrator that's automatically integrated with GCP.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Cloud data transfer

Move your data to GCP with a family of web services or appliances like BigQuery, Cloud Storage, and Data Transfer Appliance — all designed to get you up and running in the cloud fast.

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Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

learn more arrow_forward

Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Cloud Sprint

Led by Google Cloud experts, our hands-on workshop establishes your GCP infrastructure so you can learn to migrate an application in one week.

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Velostrata

Accelerate your time-to-cloud with Velostrata — Google's cloud migration solution that's free* to use when migrating to GCP.

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Velostrata

Accelerate your time-to-cloud with Velostrata — Google's cloud migration solution that's free* to use when migrating to GCP.

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Velostrata

Accelerate your time-to-cloud with Velostrata — Google's cloud migration solution that's free* to use when migrating to GCP.

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Virtual disk import

Import on-premises virtual disks, including VMDK and VHD files, into Compute Engine and use the resulting image to create new virtual machines.

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vRealize integration

Easily manage your hybrid cloud post-migration with VMware's vRealize Orchestrator that's automatically integrated with GCP.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Migration partners

Leverage our global partner network's expertise to craft and execute your ideal cloud migration journey.

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Cloud data transfer

Move your data to GCP with a family of web services or appliances like BigQuery, Cloud Storage, and Data Transfer Appliance — all designed to get you up and running in the cloud fast.

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Our customers

Google Cloud was very impressive to us. It led in performance, allowed us flexibility in storage and compute scaling in both dimensions independently, as well as the big data suite of products that Google provided.

Dave Beckett, Staff Site Reliability Engineer, Twitter

Lush

The bath and beauty giant migrated 17 ecommerce sites in 22 days with the help of Google Cloud and its partners.

Pantheon

Performance and reliability soared when a website operations and hosting company migrated 200,000 websites to GCP.

Evernote

With the help of a Google Cloud partner, a note-keeping app migrated five billion user notes to GCP in 70 days.

Building a safer cloud

No matter where you are on your migration journey, Google Cloud's security model, world-scale infrastructure, and unique capability to innovate helps keep your organization more secure to meet your compliance needs. To earn your trust, we regularly undergo independent verification of our security, privacy, and compliance controls to help you meet your regulatory and policy objectives.

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Resources

Explore our cloud migration resources.

How to lift-and-shift a line of business application onto Google Cloud Platform

Transfer appliance documentation

Taking the cloud-native approach with microservices

Migrate data and workloads to the cloud

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Why Google Cloud?

Our innovations, infrastructure, and tools are all designed to help you grow your business on your terms.

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Our experts will help you build the right solution or find the right partner for your needs.

*The Velostrata product/service is free to use; consumption of GCP resources will be billed at standard rates.