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Though migration is a fairly common project, you will find both inevitable and variable roadblocks that continue to present themselves during native migrations.

With experience working on over 2,000 migration projects, AvePoint understands that no two organizations may have the same migration path. Because of the, DocAve Migrator provides you with a lot more than the fundamental requirements of a migration solution.


Sure, we all can walk towards the nearest supermarket and obtain what we should need. However, generally, we make use of a vehicle of some kind. Let’s break down a couple of of the primary causes of utilizing a vehicle instead of walking: 1) Speed, 2) Capacity, and 3) Safety.

Throughout a migration project, you are able to stick to the same reasons and much more when working with DocAve Migrator.

There are many factors that fall under the rate category. One from the more recently popular topics is throttling.  

When moving data in to the cloud, Microsoft uses throttling – similar to obeying a posted speed limit – to pace a task. Throttling confines the quantity of threads your bank account uses to avoid over-use of sources.

Within our experience, there’s no line attracted within the sand to find out when you’ll be throttled. Therefore, it’s important to accept necessary steps in front of your migration, such as migration splits, to mitigate throttling whenever possible.  Once throttled, only time allows your bank account to do as it used to.

Imagine you’re buying food for a family reunion. You certainly cannot pack everything into your Porsche Carrera. Why not schedule yet another vehicle to assist transport your groceries?

Once throttled, only time allows your bank account to do as it used to. Click To Tweet

Manual migrations aren’t necessary. DocAve Migrator gives you the opportunity to run multiple projects in parallel.

This not only helps cut lower promptly, but additionally means more content could be migrated at the same time. This really is paired well with scheduled migrations which are often accustomed to complete projects outdoors of peak work hours.

Once you have bought your groceries, you begin walking home bags in hands. The more food you have, the greater likely some food is to be damaged or falls from the bag.

Lift and shift migrations seem simple enough, and sometimes they’re precisely what a company needs for his or her purposes. However, these types of migrations usually aren’t the very best suited for most cases.

This kind of migration can result in losing metadata, something that can considerably disrupt business. Information such as content authors, last modified dates and custom tags can all get lost within the shuffle. This could clearly be bad news for internal security and governance.


Compliant migration is yet another method of moving your organization’s data. This kind of method takes compliance into consideration and takes action on HIPPA, PII content and much more via redacting information, quarantining data, etc.

This can help within the critical task of making certain that no sensitive/non-compliant information is being insecurely transferred on your migration. Compliant migration also tags content prior to the move, making your move is that a lot more organized and assisting to mitigate a few of the clutter and chaos.

Register now for our approaching Virtual Lab, “Using DocAve Migrator to resolve 4 Common Migration Roadblocks” to learn how to overcome Throttling, Domain Mapping, Metadata Loss, Column Mapping, and much more! 

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