Microsoft rebrand SkyDrive to OneDrive

Microsoft have updated their SkyDrive personal cloud storage to OneDrive. This will temporarily avoid the confusion 365 users have with their SkyDrive Pro personal cloud storage (also sometimes abbreviated to SkyDrive). But the reason for the change is due to them losing the name in a law suit against Sky. Read more here

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Hybrid deployment of Office 365

Syplex have recently completed the migration of Oxford Innovation’s Business Coaching division to the Office 365 Cloud based email service, in a hybrid on-premise/off-premise deployment.  The hybrid deployment allows the use of the Cloud based Office 365 platform for easy scalability of the rapidly growing division, whilst full integration with the existing on-premise Exchange 2010 system retains a single email domain for all staff company-wide.

Office 365 Hybrid diagram

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Microsoft Office 365 Top 10 Benefits

Microsoft Office 365 delivers the power of cloud productivity to businesses of all sizes, helping to save time and money and to free valuable resources

Gain access virtually anywhere Office 365 helps you work from virtually anywhere on nearly any device – PC, Mac, iPhone, Android and BlackBerry.1 Working remotely means anywhere access to the information you need with the most consistent and secure experience. When you are not in the offi ce, you can access your inbox with Outlook Web App, view and edit documents with Office Web App or join an online meeting with Lync Web App.2.

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