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Next Pathway Accelerates Momentum with Improved Cloud Migration Capacities and Global Strategic Partnerships

The Automated Cloud Migration company, Next Pathway Inc. announced robust momentum during the past year, driven by the rapid adoption of cloud computing. As a result, organizations migrate legacy applications to the cloud to leverage their present resources while bringing new competencies to the market. To meet the surging need, Next Pathway has made significant augmentations to its product line and expanded its strategic global partnerships.

Addressing the demand to migrate to the cloud, Next Pathway has made strategic partnerships with additional Global System Integrators (GSIs) to deliver a complete migration service. Additionally, it has licensed SHIFT™, the automated migration tool, to principal technology organizations such as Informatica.
As a result, within the first six months of 2021, Next Pathway has translated millions of lines of code and thousands of ETL (extract, transform, load) pipelines.

There is a constant technological innovation behind all these operational developments of  its cloud migration products: Crawler360™, the SHIFT™ Migration Suite, and SHIFT™ Tester. Improved capabilities of these products include:

Crawler360™: It is the planning tool, which has enriched UI to make it easier to view the data relationships, dependencies, and lineage across applications. Customers can now choose the workloads that are best suited to migrate to the cloud and identify redundant workloads that can be retired or remain on-prem.

ETL Migrations to Snowflake: Next Pathway has expanded the capacities of SHIFT™ to automatically migrate and run legacy ETLs natively in Snowflake using Snowpark. Now, SHIFT™ can migrate all legacy ETLs to any cloud-native language.

SHIFT™ Tester: This latest version of SHIFT™ Tester has been re-modeled with enhanced data validation and test automation capacities. SHIFT™ Tester can now test data quality and ETLs, beyond verifying the translation of code.

Next Pathway has tactically solved the biggest challenges that organizations face when moving to the cloud. Next Pathway removes many pain points related to cloud migration by automating all the vital stages in cloud migration, starting from planning to code translation to testing. As a result, its technology enables organizations to reduce the risk and time to move their workloads to the cloud. It also helps to accelerate the entire cloud migration journey.

The CEO of Next Pathway, Chetan Mathur, said, "Throughout the last year, we have seen considerable interest in companies looking forward to being more data-driven to meet customer expectations and sustain a competitive edge. The shift to the cloud is observed as a strategic move to deliver business value. While migrating to the cloud isn't easy, the result can be highly efficient when done correctly."
"With the SHIFT™ self-service offering, Next Pathway is providing a solution that quickens the migration process, enabling the organizations to realize value from their data quickly," said Rob Enderle, Principal Analyst at the Enderle Group.

"We have taken an intentional and strategic approach to enhance our technology and strengthen our partnerships for our global customers," added Mathur. "The vast experience has influenced our roadmap in migrating our workloads to the cloud. We will continue to leverage our expertise, as well as the passion for innovation, as we help the global customers accelerate their cloud migrations and realize the benefits."

About Next Pathway
Next Pathway is the Automated Cloud Migration organization. Powered by Crawler360™, the Migration Planner, and the SHIFT™ Migration Suite, Next Pathway automates the challenges organizations experience from end-to-end when migrating applications to the cloud.

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