Prepare on-premises workloads for migration to Azure

Solution Architect

Choose an agentless Hyper-V migration approach. Create an Azure Migrate project, enable Microsoft Entra permissions, prepare the on-premises environment, and deploy the Azure Migrate appliance. Your on-premises workloads are now ready for the actual migration.

Learning objectives

  • Choose the appropriate migration tool to solve your business problem
  • Prepare Azure for the Azure Migrate deployment
  • Prepare the on-premises environment for agentless server migration
  • Deploy the Azure Migrate appliance to use with the Azure Migrate Server Migration tool


  • Knowledge of cloud and traditional architecture concepts
  • Knowledge of networking, compute, and database systems
  • Familiarity with virtualization concepts such as VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks
  • Ability to manage cloud identities with Microsoft Entra ID