HIPAA and EU Privacy Shield certification launches at no additional cost for Partners on Cloud Backup and Email Migration Suites

By Brad Younge on Mar 28, 2017

The number of SkyKick IT Partners managing cloud deployments in the healthcare industry and overall in Europe has grown tremendously over the past year, and we’re working hard to make it even easier for them to handle sensitive data. And our commitment to meeting industry certification standards shows how we take data security and privacy very seriously.

That makes today very exciting. We are happy to announce that Cloud Backup and the Email Migration Suites are now compliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. The...

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Gender and Identity in the Workplace: An Opera’s Singer’s Guide to Overcoming the Challenges of the Tech World

By Courtney Gold on Mar 8, 2017

On February 2nd 2017, SkyKick's own Sarah Gilbert spoke at Seattle Women in Tech’s first event of 2017: Gender and Identity in the workplace.

Those selected were asked to do a 5-minute presentation on how they identified in the world of technology, how they overcame challenges because of their identity, and what those experiences taught them.

In this post, we quiz Sarah on her journey, and experience telling her story at the event.

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Get more out of Microsoft OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online with Versioning

By Lee Ramse on Mar 2, 2017

With the advent of cloud computing, collaboration has become easier than ever before. OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online allow users to easily store, share, and edit documents together in real-time, with increased efficiency.  And the ubiquity of these features across Office 365 licenses (both are available in Business Essentials) makes them perfect for coordinating cross-team work streams.

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Introducing SkyKick Migrations 101 - all the best content for email migrations to Office 365

By Greg Bobgan on Mar 2, 2017

The Migration Suites section of the Help Center currently contains about 60 articles, covering a wide range of topics, many of which are unique to specific migration scenarios and configurations. While most partners can find what they need using the Search field, we have re-organized the layout, based on Partner feedback, to help you find what you. We’ve added more specific content sections like Migration Project Types, SkyKick Automation and more.

With all this content, if you’re new to SkyKick or interested in gaining a stronger foundation for successful migrations, it may be difficult...

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SNP Technologies Google to Office 365 Migration

By Greg Bobgan on Feb 2, 2017

We're excited to share a new case study that looks at how a partner used the SkyKick Migration Planner to successfuly perform a 5,000 seat cutover from Google to Office 365 migration.

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What's new in the Help Center-Cloud Backup and Multi-Factor Authentication | Office 365 mailbox limit | Outlook Assistant Management

By Greg Bobgan on Feb 1, 2017

We continue to expand and improve our Help Center, based on your feedback, evolving technology, and the growth of our products. In the last couple of months, we have added 12 new articles and updated many others. Here are a few:

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How to set up your Azure Internal Use Rights + FREE SkyKick Cloud Backup for Office 365

By Florin Berbeneciuc on Dec 13, 2016

 

This blog provides an overview of the Microsoft’s Internal Use Rights Benefits (IUR Benefits) from SkyKick, it guides a partner through the steps to get the Cloud Backup benefit started, and answers common questions about the setup. 

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SkyKick 2nd fastest growing in Seattle on 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 List

By Courtney Gold on Nov 16, 2016

5 years ago SkyKick set a goal to make sure all IT solutions providers could be more successful in the cloud.

Each year Deloitte creates the Technology Fast 500 list, where they recognize companies in North America ranging from software to biotech who have shown rapid growth in their industry. 

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Blog Update: Best practices to address Outlook 2016 Temporary Mailbox error

By Amit Grover on Nov 15, 2016

UPDATE: March 17, 2017

SkyKick is passionate about keeping our Partners up-to-date on industry news which can affect migration and backup projects. So here is the latest announcement from Microsoft, via a Support article updated recently: 

 

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Automated Email Migrations to Office 365 - How syncs work for you

By Lee Ramse on Oct 6, 2016

Let’s face it, technology and especially IT work is often all about minutia. We’ve built careers on being exacting. We’ve had to, because the smallest configurations, a flag here, a single check mark on an advanced settings page there, can mean the difference between failure and success.

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