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(204)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Sep 29, 2014
Duration
2h 27m
Description

The migration process to Office 365 is a road fraught with peril. A modicum of prep work can alleviate the stress of the migration, as well as the potholes you might meet along the way. This course will help you look at migration approaches, review the various procedures in place, discuss the many "gotchas!" you can avoid, and provide third-party professional service and tool information to ensure a smooth migration.

About the author
About the author

J. Peter Bruzzese (one of the co-founders of ClipTraining.com) is an Exchange MVP and an internationally published technical author with over a dozen titles to his credit. In addition, he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and a Triple-MCSE and MCITP for Messaging. He has been a technical journalist for 15 years and is the Enterprise Windows columnist for InfoWorld.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

A Switch to the Office 365 Utility
Greetings and welcome to Pluralsight. You're watching the series Preparing to Migrate to Office 365. In this lesson we're going to discuss a switch to the Office 365 utility. My name is J. Peter Bruzzese and I'll be your instructor. You can read my blogs on infoworld. com, the Enterprise Windows column or petri. com, the Office 365 columns. You can also follow me on twitter at JPBruzzese. In this lesson we're going to discuss the following. The marketing hype for Office 365, is it a switch or a stroll? We'll do a historical comparison looking back at the days of on-premise electricity, then we'll discuss three decades of technology, from the 1990s through to the 2010s. We'll talk about 1990s networking, the 2000s and virtualization, and the latest trend with the cloud. Then we'll discuss the Office 365 Cloud Utility and we'll summarize the discussion at the end. Okay, so let's get started.

Office 365 Migration Approaches
Greetings and welcome to Pluralsight. You're watching Office 365 Migration Approaches. I'm your instructor, J. Peter Bruzzese and you can read my columns at InfoWorld, the Enterprise Windows column, as well as at Petri. com, I write the Office 365 column. You can also follow me on Twitter at JPBruzzese. So in this discussion we're going to focus on the different approaches to migration. It's not a step by step, we're not going to be taking you through a hybrid configuration or taking you step by step through the process of creating the migration batches and so forth, we're simply going to discuss the different approaches that are available to you so that you have a little bit better idea in terms of how you might proceed. Every environment is a little bit different. Some have smaller environments and they can do the migration over a weekend, others have environments that are quite large and require a bit of time to do it in stages, and others prefer to have it be a situation where they can move mailboxes up and down to the cloud and back when they choose. So our goal here is to discuss the various approaches so that you can see where your organization might fit. To start with we'll discuss a little bit about migration terminology, then we'll go through some of the tools you might use to do migration prep work. We'll go through the different circumstances that make for a better cutover migration, staged migration, or remote migration, and we'll talk about how to set up a hybrid configuration. At the end we'll conclude with a summary. Okay so let's get started.

Office 365 Gotchas
Greetings and welcome to Pluralsight. You're watching Office 365 Migration Gotchas. My name is J. Peter Bruzzese and I'll be your instructor. You can read my columns on InfoWorld, I write the Enterprise Windows column as well as on Petri. com, I write the Office 365 columns. You can also follow me on Twitter at JPBruzzese. So plain and simple, for this lesson we're going to talk about the top 10 migration gotchas, also known as "I didn't know that! " Ultimately when we talk about migration gotchas, these can be any number of different things. Anything from the planning phase all the way through to the post migration phase where you realize, hey you know there's something missing here. Isn't this supposed to work this way? And it turns out that it doesn't. And so, that's why when we're talking about gotchas, these are just surprises that come your way or things that could be mitigated by a little bit more research or simply a session like this one where you find out that there are these little holes in the road, so to speak, that you could avoid if you had a little more insight into the subject. So that's what we're going to provide here, just a little bit more planning insight. When we're done I will conclude with a summary. Okay, so let's get started.

Office 365 Data Migration
Greetings and welcome to Pluralsight. You're watching Office 365 Data Migration. I'm your instructor, J. Peter Bruzzese and you can read my columns at InfoWorld, I write the Enterprise Windows column and Petri. com, I write the Office 365 columns. You can also follow me on Twitter at JPBruzzese. So in this lesson we're going to discuss data migration, also known as ingestion. So we'll start things off with ingestion or indigestion and then we'll talk about ingestion limitations and we'll discuss third party alternative solutions. And I think you'll really like that part because we're going to discuss real world scenarios and solutions to the problems that various customers have had. At the end we'll tie it all together in a summary. Okay so let's get started.