Any client looking to plan for a SharePoint Data Migration is often accompanied by questions such as
How fast can the content be migrated? Would it be safe? Would the migration downtime bring me a loss? What if it fails?While these are important questions that must be addressed before choosing your SharePoint Data Migration tool, a better approach might be to just explore how efficient the migration process be planned and executed. Let’s delve into some factors that will define how efficient your migration process can be and the parameters to determine its success.
SharePoint Data Migration Efficiency IndicatorsWhile the migration quantity might be quite important, choosing the correct migration time and speed plays a major role in SharePoint migration success determination. These data can be of great help to plan and optimize the whole migration process in the most effective way possible. While we at Saketa have run many test migrations in order to ensure the perfect results to our clients and have been improving each Version of our SharePoint Migration Tool to fit in every kind of emerging scenarios, applied uniformity cannot be established in every migration project. In such a condition, we cannot prototype the migration performance across different environments. This leads to a Success determination strategy based on important migration parameters instead:
Migration SpeedBe it any kind of migration, from our years of migration experience, we know a number of common factors that affect the data migration project speed:
- Basic Content to be migrated
- Content Attributes such as metadata, permissions, etc.
- Hardware requirements
- Throttling Restrictions
- Migration tool architecture