2017 CRN Emerging Vendors List

By Courtney Gold on May 22, 2017

SkyKick is passionate about building products that makes it easy and efficient for IT providers to migrate, backup and manage their customers in the cloud 

Each year CRN creates the Emerging Vendors list, an annual compilation of startup technology companies that are committed to developing innovative products to meet the ever-changing demands of the IT market.

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Product Update - Expanded Search and Automation Flexibility features for Cloud Backup for Office 365

By Doug Handler on Apr 14, 2017

Over the last several weeks, we have released a variety of new and improved features to help partners manage subscriptions and find lost Office 365 data for Exchange, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business more quickly. Many of these were driven by partner feedback, so please continue to let us know how we can improve Cloud Backup to help you grow your cloud practice.  

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Kyl Wellman - Team Profile

By Courtney Gold on Apr 7, 2017

What is your role at SkyKick?

I’m a DevOps engineer.  I respond to issues by diagnosing them, and then either resolving them or working with engineering teams to get them scheduled into a sprint. This allows us to improve our products’ reliability, while still being responsive to customer pain points.

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Stacey Gardella - Team Profile

By Courtney Gold on Apr 3, 2017

In your own words, describe your role at SkyKick.

When I first joined SkyKick in 2015 I was hired as an Agile Consultant to help figure out a flexible process for software development. Fast forward to today, I am the Director of Engineering- QA- where I oversee Quality Assurance, Agile Coaches and the release process.

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Sonam Saxena - Team Profile

By Courtney Gold on Apr 3, 2017

What is your role at SkyKick?

I am Senior Director of Product Management for our Scale Business, and my team is on point for working with larger SkyKick Partners that want to use our Syndication or Developer products to go faster by integrating SkyKick platform into their technology stack. 

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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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