Solution Assessments

Henson Group Solution Assessments 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.

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.

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.

Assessment outcomes you can expect to receive:

  • Comprehensive overview of your IT estate

  • Highlighted risks and recommendations for improvement

  • Total Cost of Ownership (onprem vs cloud)

  • Migration roadmap (where applicable)

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.

Application Innovation Engagement

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

DPi30 - Data Platform in 30 Days

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 Express

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.

Azure Foundations

Perks of Buying Licensing from Us

  • Same pricing as Microsoft's listing

  • Free migrations with no limit on environment size
  • Unlimited 24/7/365 access to Microsoft Premier support

  • Advice on improving performance and security while reducing costs

  • Advisory and guidance on architecture and infrastructure.

  • Advisory and guidance on architecture and infrastructure.

  • Absolutely free MSP monitoring and VM patching with custom notification schedules

  • Dedicated team to help you PaaS-ify services

  • Continuous cost monitoring and altering

Office Desk

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

  • 17+ 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