MSDN Channel 9 Offers an Office 365 Technical Primer in Video Format

Organizations planning to implement Office 365 need to provision resources for crucial components of a successful effort in this direction. In a video tutorial titled Managing Office 365 Identities and Services: (01) Preparing for Office 365, which is authored by Jeff Koch of Microsoft Learning Experiences. The training presentation is led by Anthony Steven, Principal Technologist, Content Master, and Martin Coetzer, Portfolio Architect of Microsoft Learning Experiences. The course was designed and written by Mr. Steven. This set of video training is offered within the Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) framework. Readers should not be fooled by the complex title of…
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Administering Microsoft Exchange and Lync in Office 365

Microsoft Exchange and Lync are feature rich applications. Prior to the launch of Microsoft Office 365, it was difficult for small to medium size businesses to obtain the considerable value otherwise available from these services. For example, installing and maintaining Microsoft Exchange for a small business would not make sense on any basis other than a time share (meaning a monthly rental) as the cost of purchasing the server along with the cost of securing technical management services would be far beyond the reach of this class of business customer. Finally, even where Exchange mail services have been secured through…
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