Microsoft Azure Services

Microsoft Azure Services Microsoft Azure is a growing collection of integrated cloud services that let IT professionals build, deploy and manage applications through Microsoft’s worldwide network of data centers. Customer these days are very educated and they understand the value of their information and they expect the service provider to treat accordingly. Privacy and security …

Updating Azure dirsync tool to Azure Active Directory Sync Service (WAAD Sync)

Microsoft had released the initial dirsync tool to synchronize on premise AD user to office 365 and till recently, they updated the tool to support password synchronization. However in Feb 2015, Microsoft has released a completely different service – Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync Services (AADSync). Azure Active Directory Sync allows you to onboard to …

Moving from On-Premise to Office 365/Windows Azure – PART 5

Exchange Cut-Over Migration to Office 365 Overview:  An organization can migrate a maximum of 1,000 Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007, or Exchange 2010 mailboxes to the cloud using a cutover Exchange migration. To migrate more than 1,000 Exchange 2003 or Exchange 2007 mailboxes, you can perform a staged Exchange migration. You can’t migrate Exchange 2010 mailboxes using …

Moving from On-Premise to Office 365/Windows Azure – Part 4

Active Directory Filtering for Office 365 Directory Synchronisation (Dirsync) In my last article of this series –http://www.netwoven.com/2014/09/25/moving-from-on-premise-to-office-365-windows-azure-part-3/ I discussed way to move your dirsync to a different subscription. In this article I will show how we can refine the contents that we need to sync up to Azure AD. Overview: Any office 365 subscription synced …