April 18 in the cloud

Another transition from BPOS to O365 this weekend with Townsend School Bus Services making the move. There have been some service disruptions this week with some users experiencing issues sending mail to recipients outside of Microsoft’s own system. Microsoft now seems to have resolved these issues.

17 April 2012, Sending Mail From Azure Using 365

To send the email using office 365 exchange mail server, according to the Microsoft documentation office 365 exchange mail server API is discoverable using the email id and the password where the email id should be like onmicrosft.com (e.g. azure@ellerfield.onmicrosoft.com, admin@ellerfild.onmicrosoft.com) and there should be a license for the exchange mail which should be assigned …

10 Reasons why Office 365 is Right for You

1: Security Starting with one of the most important factors security, which has been the big concern for many companies considering moving to the cloud. Microsoft’s online services have been designed with security in mind. Office 365 applications are accessed through 128-bit SSL/TSL encryption so that if a transmission is intercepted by someone without authorization, …

What is Office 365?

Microsoft Online Services or Office 365 as more commonly known is Microsoft’s cloud based online commercial application subscription service which was launched on the 28th June 2011. The services take applications such as Exchange, SharePoint and Lync into the cloud, reducing the need for local servers.