Migration to Office 365

    Manage migration to Office 365 with Mimecast's cloud archive and email migration tool, Simply Migrate.

    The challenge of email migration to Office 365

    While moving email systems to Microsoft Office 365™ makes a lot of business sense, migration to Office 365 poses significant risks and challenges for IT teams. Taking pains to protect data from loss or corruption is critical, but migration to Office 365 must also be accomplished as quickly as possible to avoid downtime and disruption and to ensure users have continual access to their email and the associated email archives. And as IT teams face constant financial pressure to do more with limited resources, successful migration to Office 365 must be accomplished as cost-efficiently as possible.

    Mimecast can help to reduce the cost, complexity and security issues of migration to Office 365 with a powerful email migration tool: Mimecast Simply Migrate.

    The challenge of email migration to Office 365

    Manage migration to Office 365 with Mimecast

    Mimecast has long offered solutions for organizations managing email in Office 365, providing a Cloud Archive that helps to ensure security and compliance in Office 365 while enabling business continuity and rapid access to email archives. With Simply Migrate, Mimecast now provides a best-of-breed O365/Outlook migration tool that accelerates the process of migrating data to the cloud while minimizing risks and costs.

    With a unique architecture and easy-to-use management features, Mimecast Simply Migrate enables faster migration to Office 365 than other solutions. Rather than transferring data via time-consuming drive shipping, Mimecast's migration software takes advantage of on-site technology resources to extract and move data via encrypted over-the-wire data streaming for immediate ingestion to Mimecast Cloud Archive. And with a portfolio of connectors for popular legacy archive vendors like Dell EMC SourceOne, Microsoft Exchange and Veritas Enterprise Vault, Mimecast enables direct connect integration for fast and simple migration to Office 365.

    Manage migration to Office 365 with Mimecast

    Advantages of Mimecast solutions for migration to Office 365

    With Mimecast Simply Migrate, organizations can:

    • Monitor migration to Office 365 with intuitive workflows that allow users of any type to view the status of migration from multiple perspectives.
    • Accelerate migration through data streaming, transferring data via the Internet rather than extracting it, processing it locally, placing it on disk and shipping it. With Mimecast, end-to-end setup, configuration and migration to Office 365 can be accomplished in a much shorter window.
    • Reduce the cost of migration to Office 365 with local client-side processing before transmission that eliminates the cost of transferring unnecessary, duplicative, damaged or uncompressed data volumes.
    • Protect data in transit and in archive by storing multiple encrypted copies, providing tamper-resistant chains of custody and by relying on Mimecast email security solutions that provide advanced Office 365 threat intelligence for Outlook and Exchange online protection.
    Advantages of Mimecast solutions for migration to Office 365

    FAQs: what is migration software?

    What is Exchange migration or O365 migration?

    Exchange or O365 migration refers to the process of transferring email data from legacy archives to Microsoft Exchange or Office 365 – cloud solutions that provide greater accessibility, easier management features and reduced costs over traditional on-premise email storage. Migration to Office 365 or Exchange involves a number of challenges, including potential data loss, downtime, disruption and high costs. Mimecast Simply Migrate overcomes these obstacles with a solution that enables migration to Office 365 or Exchange quickly, easily and cost-efficiently.

    How do I migrate to Office 365?

    Migrating email data to Office 365 requires a migration tool that can transfer email in legacy archives to Microsoft Office 365 as fast and cost-effectively as possible – without jeopardizing data integrity. Mimecast Simply Migrate provides an easy-to-use tool that moves data much faster than traditional solutions while ensuring data quality and enabling business continuity.

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