'Tis the season for lists - Make your customers' Nice List with these checklists

By Greg Bobgan on Dec 6, 2018

In this season of Nice and Naughty lists, we thought we’d tell you about some of the lists our partners use to not only improve their O365 migrations and Cloud Backup success, but to ensure they make it on their customers’ Nice List. These lists have been recently updated to reflect product and industry changes as well as partner input.

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Grow your migration practice with "O to O migrations"

One of the most frequent questions our partners ask us is if SkyKick migration technology can perform Office 365 to Office 365 (O to O) migrations. The answer to that question is yes, we absolutely can.

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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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When to use and how to approach a Staged Migration

Staged Migrations

Some customers have a business reason or requirement to move their users to Office 365 in groups, rather than in a single cutover. This may be due to several factors, including offices in different locations requiring different timelines and large customers with multiple, independently functioning divisions.

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Use SkyKick Discovery Services to win more Office 365 email migration business

When I was an IT Partner, I performed over 200 Office 365 migrations, and just about every project had its own unique variables. In many cases, these impacted the scope of the project, and if they were discovered after the statement of work (SOW) was completed, they had the potential to increase costs, resulting in either reduced profitability, customer dissat, or both.

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Blog Update - OUTLOOK ISSUE – New Microsoft Direct Connect feature may prematurely connect Outlook to Office 365

Updated: December 6, 2018

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The SkyKick billing and insights portal: Simple and powerful insights and reports for your Backup and Migration business

By Doug Handler on Jan 8, 2018

At SkyKick, our unrelenting mission is to help our partners succeed in creating and scaling vibrant cloud management practices. To achieve this, we constantly listen to and innovate on behalf of our partners. In response to partner feedback, we are excited to launch the SkyKick Billing & Insights Portal as another enabler for your business success. 

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On-Demand Webinar Library - Learn how other Partners are using Office 365 Cloud Migration & Backup to grow their business

By Courtney Gold on Jan 3, 2018

Here at SkyKick we strive to provide relevant and helpful content that empowers IT solution providers to build  more successful cloud businesses. Not only do we offer extensive technical content in our Help Center, we now host more live webinars on topics requested by you, our partners. Many of these live webinars include SkyKick Partners who share their insights and success in growing their cloud business with SkyKick.

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Top tips for your first SkyKick migration project

By Lee Ramse on Dec 29, 2017

If you’re new to SkyKick, we’re glad you’re here and look forward to helping you build and scale your cloud business. As a Senior Technical Account Manager, I have had the opportunity to help lots of partners successfully plan and complete their first migration projects. I have also helped many partners get their projects back on track. In most of those cases, following a few simple tips upfront could have saved the partner time and effort during their first project.

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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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