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Onboarding Workloads

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This capability is about establishing a cloud front door process to onboard brownfield and greenfield applications through financial viability and technical feasibility assessment criteria.

Maturity Assessment




Functional Activity

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Measure(s) of Success & KPI

Measures of success are represented in the context of cloud costs and may include one or more key performance indicators ( KPI ), describe objectives with key results ( OKR ), and declare thresholds defining outliers or acceptable variance from forecasted trends.


Information used that contributes to the measure(s) of success listed above are organized across the following categories:

Category Input
Cost Efficiency – Infrastructure cost
– Support cost
– Migration / implementation cost
Resiliency – Service quality
– Security posture
– Operational stability
Velocity – Developer productivity
– Release frequency
– Business agility
Innovation – Return on innovation
– Employee experience
– Customer satisfaction
Sustainability – Carbon footprint
– Power usage effectiveness
– Circular economy