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Cloud Deployment

Your journey to cloud transformation

The key to a successful transition to the Cloud is choosing the right partner to lead you through your journey.

Is your path clear?


The Cloud can do big things for your business, as long as the complexity and risk involved with migration is handled by experts. 

That’s why our cloud deployment services include a carefully crafted point of view (PoV) based on best practices and the vast experience that comes from deploying over 2,000 projects and operating on behalf of hundreds of clients all around the world. It cuts through the complexity to map out a clear path for a strategic technology deployment that works specifically for your organization. 

Solutions for any size enterprise

We understand that the objectives for your technology deployment can differ depending on the size of your organization. Our experts are trained and certified in the different deployment methodologies that are suitable for medium and large enterprises and will map out a clear path to success depending on your requirements, budget and timeline.

Together we’ll plan and execute a cloud deployment solution that works for you on every level


Global footprint

With over 1,600 certified cloud technology consultants around the globe, we can leverage our global delivery model combined with local market knowledge and expertise to bring you a deployment approach that works globally.

Data strategy

We’ll work with you to seamlessly move your data to the Cloud using a single interface with central governance and control.

Change management

Our change management experts are with you every step of the way so you can confidently manage the change in your technology and processes to ensure high employee engagement at go-live and beyond.

Systems integration

Thanks to our vast experience, there’s no system or integration we haven’t seen before. We’ll use our shared and documented knowledge to make sure you end up with a fully integrated cloud solution that drives the insights and results you need.

Testing strategy & planning

Our dedicated testing and QA teams ensure a smooth transition to the cloud with proprietary integration tools, data conversion and end-to-end testing of individual solution elements.

Cloud optimization

Your cloud journey doesn’t stop at go-live. Our cloud optimization solutions ensure your organization continues to reap the benefits and drive value from your platform after deployment and beyond.

Customer story


Helping Centrica make the move to Workday

The collaboration delivered the single, largest global transformation in Centrica history and the first ever Centrica system deployable on personal devices. 37,000 global employees, 12,000 contingent workers in 6 countries, including the UK, US, Canada, Ireland, Norway and the Netherlands.

Deploying Workday Financial Management to meet global business objectives

“Alight did a great job walking us through our system and advising us based on what they’ve established through their experience as best practice as we set requirements and designed our processes, so that by the time we were ready to flip the switch we had a good understanding of how to use our new system effectively and efficiently.”

Mark Howitz, Senior director ERP & IT for TELUS International

Helping Pathway Vet Alliance thrive in the cloud

Pathway Vet Alliance was looking for a way to effectively and efficiently keep up with their growing organization. That’s when they turned to Workday and Alight.

Rapidly deploying payroll and workforce solutions to the Cloud for Uniper

After spinning off from an energy supplier in 2016, Uniper partnered with Alight to rapidly develop both their HR systems and processes on SAP SuccessFactors.

Delivering an enhanced HR employee experience for Sanofi

With a global presence in over 100 countries around the world, Sanofi needed to integrate its core HR systems used by over 110,000 employees. Alight was the perfect partner to undertake the project.

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Frequently asked questions


Cloud Deployment is the end-to-end process of implementing Software as a Service (SaaS) on your chosen cloud technology platform. This includes the project architecture, data conversion, configuration, integration and testing of your cloud technology before go-live.

Cloud technology provides the scale and flexibility to enable operational agility and greater efficiency whilst bringing an intuitive end-user experience for your workforce. The shift from on-premise systems brings additional security to your data while providing you with real-time access, insights and analytics. On top of this, there is often cost savings when moving from on premise to cloud technology.

Choosing the technology is the first part of your cloud transformation journey, but ensuring you have a partner that architects the right solution, has the skills and expertise and proven experience in deploying your chosen technology is critical to the success of your project. At Alight, we’re committed to creating an honest partnership based on our decades of experience to ensure you feel confident in what will work, but also what won’t work with your deployment approach.

Adopting cloud technology continues to be a priority for many midsize organizations, especially those wanting to scale and expand globally. Many technology providers are developing solutions especially for midsized organizations to ensure you can leverage the data insights and operational efficiencies the cloud provides, to make better decisions for your organization. We have teams of experts trained and certified on the Workday Launch and SuccessFactors proprietary FastTrack methodologies to bring you a quick and cost-effective way to move to the cloud.

It is our job as your trusted partner to understand your organization, processes and objectives to craft a deployment approach that mitigates risk and maximizes results. Whether you decide on a phased approach or a big-bang style go-live, our teams have experience in all types of projects and are there to guide you every step of the way.

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