Microsoft has announced that it acquired Movere a cloud migration start-up, to help customers move their application and infrastructure to Azure.
“We’re committed to providing our customers with a comprehensive experience for migrating existing applications and infrastructure to Azure, which include the right tools, processes, and programs.
Movere’s innovative discovery and assessment capabilities will complement Azure Migrate and our integrated partner solutions, making migration a more natural process for our customers.
“As part of that ongoing investment, we’re excited to welcome the leadership, talent, technology, and deep expertise Movere has built-in enabling customers’ journey to the Cloud over the last 11 years,” Jeremy Winter, Partner Director, Azure Management, wrote in a blog post.“
Movere initially launched as a consulting company called Unified Logic in 2008, and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington. The startup has been a Microsoft partner for more than a decade.
“The acquisition by Microsoft is not just a marriage of a best-in-class and trusted Cloud platform with a powerful data and insights platform; it is also the merger of passions of two companies looking to move mountains for customers through a deep partner ecosystem, with the ultimate goal of enabling your business transformation delivered at the speed of light,” Kristin Ireland, Co-founder and CEO, Movere, wrote in a blog post.