Office-365

Yesterday’s Microsoft Outage Shows Value of Contingency Planning

Yesterday Microsoft confirmed it had an email outage on Exchange Online and Office 365. But they are not the only ones to have experienced this problem.  Their cloud competitors like Google and even Facebook have had the same problems in the las…

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Migration

When Two Clouds Are Better than One

Office 365 is more than fulfilling the potential we explored on this blog in March. According to Microsoft Corporate Vice President Jeff Teper, at the recent SharePoint 2014 conference, Microsoft’s Office 365 has completed its 18th consecutive quarte…

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Productivity, Security

The Power of Corporate Memory – Is the Legal Profession Ready?

I ran a panel session last week at the Legal Week Strategic Technology Forum on ‘Information Governance Best Practice’. I wanted to explore how concerned legal CIOs are about security threats and spear phishing in particular. Also, how on top of comp…

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Productivity, Security

Information Governance Best Practice in Legal – How Do We Get Lawyers to Change?

Here at the Legal Week Strategic Technology Forum this week I've been listening to, and participating in, various panel discussions around what constitutes good information governance in the legal industry. This does seem to be a particular challenge…

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Office-365

Announcing Mimecast’s Office 365 Information Hub

Today we’re pleased to announce the launch of our new Office 365 information hub. The hub is a collection of Office 365 case studies, videos, white papers and articles for those considering a move to Office 365. The information will be kept up-to-dat…

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Security

Another Day Another Breach - eBay…Now Office

eBay seems to be coping with the hack of its user database. Weeks on from the announcement that its user database had been breached and we’re seeing millions of users change their passwords after receiving notifications from the online auction giant.…

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