The purpose of the Discovery phase is to gain a clear understanding of the project’s business and technical objectives as well as the current infrastructure. This phase is typically session based with interviews and some automation to gather environment details.
Conduct a source environment discovery of the following:
- Business, Functional and Technical Objectives - Stakeholders
- Active Directory
- Source Exchange/Messaging system
- Security and Identity
- Network Review
- Desktop, Mobile Devices and Personas
- Change Management
- Help Desk
Remediate any discovered blockers
Prepare the environment for Microsoft 365
- Requirements Document: Provides a status of all requirements to migrate to Office 365.