Application Modernisation

Unlock Business Opportunities with Expert Guidance

Elevate Your Assets for the Cloud Era

When planning cloud adoption, it’s essential to ensure your applications are prepared. Our approach is straightforward: we transform legacy applications into cloud-ready assets, enhancing their performance, scalability, and security.

In today’s competitive landscape, customer experience is crucial. It can determine your company’s success or failure. Let Cloud Direct support you in engaging your customers, transforming your products, optimising your operations, and empowering your employees.

Need to make a legacy application cloud-ready? We’ve got you covered.

Azure offers a wide range of options for your applications, whether you’re migrating for the first time or seeking further innovation. Are you considering containers or App Service? Microservices? What about Azure DevOps and security?

Our team possesses the flexibility, agility, and scalability to work in a manner that suits your needs. Whether you have an in-house development team that requires cloud infrastructure expertise or you want to leverage our cloud-native app development team, we’re here to help.

How do we modernise your applications?

There are several ways to bring legacy applications into Azure. Our team of software development engineers are accomplished in each and understand the right time to apply them.


Lift an application into Azure, making no changes


Modify an application to enhance performance


Rewrite code to optimise an application to run in Azure


Rebuild an application from scratch to be cloud-native


Retire an application in favour of a new, cloud-native alternative

Our recommendation is always based on operational importance to your organisation and expected returns. You can contact our Azure Experts to find out which approach we advise for you.

Work with the Microsoft Azure Experts

The stakes are high. Selecting the right migration path and working with a partner with a breadth of experience across these methodologies is key. As an Azure Expert MSP, you’ll partner with a specialist to help you every step of the way. We have the skills and expertise to get the migration right and to optimise your applications in Azure. Plus, this status provides us with exclusive access to Microsoft assessments and funding for you to leverage as part of your migration.

Start with an application assessment

The target end state

Identifying what your application’s goals are to identify the best migration methodology

Application dependencies

Assessing the entire application ecosystem to deliver a solution compatible with your environment

IT strategy

Our recommendation will be based on a long-term business view of performance requirements and Azure cost efficiencies

Take your applications to the next level

Are you looking to take your applications to the next level?

Our focused 1:1 innovation workshop is designed to help you kickstart your Azure Application Modernisation journey. Our expert will assist you in creating a roadmap that connects your application’s current state with your desired goals. Get ready to confidently enhance your app experience!


"The experience has been beyond our expectations and exactly what we were looking for. We’re very happy with the service received."
Tom Bradley - Director of Operations, The Care Database

Managed DevOps

Modernising your application is just the start of managing your application in the cloud. To truly benefit from Azure we can help you deploy and manage a DevOps environment and tools such as Azure Pipelines, Azure Repos, Azure Test Plans and Azure Artifacts 

Prepare your apps and data for the Cloud

Begin your modernisation journey today