Microsoft changing how Outlook connects to Office 365

By Bern Clark on Aug 21, 2017

Microsoft recently announced an upcoming change to their Office 365 (Exchange Online) service that could result in some Outlook users not being able to connect to their mailboxes. We want to make sure our partners around the world are aware of this so that you can prepare yourselves and your customers.  

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Switching to SkyKick for Office 365 email migration from another 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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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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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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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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New Webinars - Cloud Profitability Resource Series

By Kristen Larsen on Aug 29, 2016

In our recent State of the Office 365 SMB Cloud study, we found that 92.5% of businesses with under 250 employees have yet to move to Office 365 in the cloud. The IDC has even predicted that the greater cloud market is forecasted to be $500B by 2020*. Clearly there is still a massive opportunity for IT Solution providers in the cloud.  At SkyKick, not only are we committed to providing our partners with great technology and tools, but also insights and education that can help inform you along the path to cloud readiness and to be a success in the growing cloud sector. 

As part of our...

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Back up Office 365 Exchange, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business Case Studies - B-FortyOne and Cohn Consulting

By Greg Bobgan on Jun 30, 2016

We're excited to share two new case studies that look at how actual partners are selling SkyKick Cloud Backup for Office 365 to back up Exchange, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business.

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Announcing State of the Office 365 SMB Cloud Study from SkyKick

By Chike Farrell on Jun 13, 2016

We get a lot of questions about cloud strategy. IT providers who have already decided to invest in the cloud generally ask us how do I grow my practice. Partners who are assessing their cloud strategy, typically want to know where they should start and what's the best way to execute.

The question we probably get the most, is how big and where is the cloud opportunity ahead? 

Well we're super excited to share the results of our first ever State of the Office 365 SMB Cloud study, which seeks to help answer this question, starting with the US market.

Hint hint: The opportunity is massive!

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What's New in the Help Center - Cloud Backup Marketing | Cutover and Migration Timeline

By Greg Bobgan on Jun 8, 2016

In the last few weeks, we’ve worked hard to address the feedback that we’ve heard from you. We continue to hear that customer interest in Cloud Backup for Office 365 is high, and you’d sure love more collateral to help you sell. Your customers are asking for help with Office 365 backup, SharePoint backup, OneDrive backup and Exchange backup. They need help recovering files quickly in the cloud and how Office 365 archiving works in comparison to SkyKick Cloud Backup.

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