Recent Posts from Greg Bobgan

SkyKick Migration and Backup tools unaffected by Microsoft changes to Public Folder access

By Greg Bobgan on Sep 14, 2018

Microsoft recently made a change to how items in Public Folders are accessed and provided via EWS. (Noted HERE, details below). This issue has caused many migration and backup vendors to be unable to complete Public Folder migrations and protect valuable customer data within Public Folders. 

SkyKick Migration and Backup Tools are currently performing normally, unaffected by this change from Microsoft.

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SkyKick integrates with ConnectWise Manage to streamline Cloud Backup invoicing

By Greg Bobgan on Sep 5, 2018

In continuing our focus to be the most comprehensive and partner-centric Cloud Backup solution for Office 365, SkyKick continually innovates based on partner feedback and insight.  SkyKick is pleased to announce an integration between Cloud Backup and ConnectWise Manage that will streamline billing and invoicing for MSPs who use ConnectWise Manage as their PSA tool. 

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Help us help you complete more successful migration projects

By Greg Bobgan on Feb 20, 2018

Our passion at SkyKick is empowering partners to be more successful in the cloud. That includes providing the most accurate, helpful, timely information and instructions to perform successful migration projects and scale a migration practice.

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6 Questions to make sure you are using the right SkyKick Office 365 email migration tool

By Greg Bobgan on Jan 23, 2018

Using the right tool for any job makes everything better. There is no more sense using a nail gun to hang a single picture on the wall than to build an entire house with no power tools at all. The same is true with Office 365 Email Migrations. That’s why SkyKick offers both Data-Only and Full-Suite Migration applications.

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Sharpen the ax – top 6 preparation tools and resources for a successful Office 365 email migration

By Greg Bobgan on Dec 15, 2017

Preparation is critical to the success of many endeavors. This is certainly true for email migrations to Office 365. Abraham Lincoln put it this way: “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” The more migration projects you do, the sharper your ax will be. But because every migration project is different, it is important to take the time to sharpen the ax for each project before you start swinging.

SkyKick offers a variety of tools, training, and consultative support, you can use to effectively prepare for every migration project.  

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Switching to SkyKick from another Office 365 email migration tool

By Greg Bobgan on Aug 16, 2017

Many IT service providers come to SkyKick after using other processes and tools to perform Office 365 migrations. They come with assumptions, big questions about how SkyKick may or may not align with their business goals, and surgically-specific questions about our technology. We’ve helped hundreds of partners around the world as they approached the switch, onboarded their teams and started to perform Office 365 email migrations for the first time.

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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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What's New in the Help Center - Updating articles for Migrations from Google to Office 365 technology changes and more

By Greg Bobgan on Sep 20, 2016

Article Updates

Over the last few weeks, thanks to partner feedback and requests, we have updated several articles to make them more useful. This included:

  • adjusting the instructions to configure a Service Account in the Google Developer Console to match recent changes made by Google 
  • providing instructions for the Microsoft AutoDiscover Connectivity Analyzer
  • adding information on the Directory Synchronization Scheduler
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