Solution Assessments

Microsoft Solution Assessments are free engagements delivered by Henson Group and combine our highly skilled technical team and modern technology to deliver deep organizational insights to make informed IT decisions aligned to business strategy.  Whether you are doing business on-premise, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment, we have a Solution Assessment that can support you in securing and optimizing your current IT estate and lay a scalable foundation for business growth.

What can you expect from a Solution Assessment?


Assess & Discover

  • Gather accurate data from your IT environment.

  • Real-time details on your environment.

  • Identification of cloud transition blockers.


Plan & Decide

  • Determine what changes are top priority.

  • Understand how cloud-based scalability can increase agility.

  • Identify opportunities for improving business processes and efficiency.



  • Develop a road map for your organization's cloud journey.

  • Track and achieve milestones using custom migration plans.

  • Establish a utilization baseline for assessing progress over time



  • Our team helps you measure your progress.

  • Track and achieve milestones using custom migration plans.

  • Establish a utilization baseline for assessing progress over time.

Every assessment will differ slightly, depending on available information, infrastructure and requirements. Your chosen Solution Assessment manager will work with you through each phase of the engagement to ensure an effective and smooth process that delivers the insights you require for your business need.

  • Comprehensive overview of your IT estate

  • Highlighted risks and recommendations for improvement

  • Total Cost of Ownership (onprem vs cloud)

  • Migration roadmap (where applicable)

Solutions Assessment
Azure Migration Engagement

Azure Migration Engagement

The Azure Migration Engagement delivers an in-depth identification and analysis of a specific workload or set of applications for migration to Azure.

Azure Express

Azure Modernization

This assessment provides customers with a fast evaluation of their cloud capabilities, including key blockers to cloud migrations. Provides recommendations for next steps to cloud deployments, including related comparative cost analyses and benefits of cloud migration.


Application Innovation Engagement

DPi30 - Data Platform in 30 Days

Delivers an in depth identification and analysis of a specific application for migration to Azure complete with architecture design and migration plan.

Designed for customers who wish to modernize their Data Estate, DPi30 is a streamlined engagement to help customers deploy and utilize Azure Data Services. 


Azure Foundations

Book a meeting with our cloud experts today.

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Modern Workplace

This Assessment helps customers simplify cloud adoption and reduce risk. It provides customers visibility into desktop and on-premise environments while helping them improve end user productivity. Deliverables include a cloud roadmap that highlights prioritized business applications for transition.

Industry Specific Solution Assessments

Optimize Operating Costs with Cloud Economics in Azure

Matt McSpirit, Microsoft Azure’s Senior Product Manager

Navigate Cloud Economics in Azure, and see radical cost savings for your organization based on your specific workloads. Cloud billing is tied to compute and storage, which includes the underlying software licensing fees. Costs accrue via a pay for what you consume model, versus the up-front server infrastructure and software licensing costs that you would typically pay on-premises in your data center.

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Why Choose Henson Group?

  • Implementations at only a fraction of the cost of our global competition

  • ISO 27000, 9000, 20000-certified and GDPR compliant

  • Satisfaction guaranteed or your money back

  • Named Partner of the Year six times by Microsoft

  • 19+ years of experience

  • Most employees are former Microsoft engineers

  • Access to rare product groups, code, and extensive tech knowledge

  • Free escalation path to Microsoft Premier support

Why Buy Cloud From Us?

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  • Equal Cloud and On Premise software pricing as Microsoft

  • We migrate you for free to Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365, or Dynamics 365

  • Get free 24/7/365 Microsoft Premier Support

  • Free MSP services for VMs/PaaS/SaaS + Security Monitoring (Max of 10 items)

  • Three Month Complimentary Subscription to https://CloudCheckr.com/

  • Zero cost advisory and guidance on architecture and new features

  • Quarterly cost/security/performance assessments

  • Enjoy discounts on Microsoft Surface most 3rd party hardware/software

  • Consumption credits and discounts available on all prepaid agreements

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