Migrate Multiple Public Folder Hierarchies into Office 365

Migrating multiple Public Folder Hierarchies into Office 365 can be a difficult task. Your options are to merge them yourself, pick one to remove, or do nothing. The process is slow, messy, and wrought with tension in trying to come to an agreement with the business or businesses involved. Public Folders often exist to fulfill […]

Public Folder Migration: What to Expect?

Public Folder migration can be hard. It requires a lot of planning, patience, and resolve to get through it. Knowing what you are up against will be the key to avoiding end user impacting issues. If you are choosing to migrate public folders to Office 365, then it’s even more crucial. Public Folder Migration Process Overview […]

Migration Speed for Public Folders – How Fast Can They Migrate to Office 365?

What migration speed should you expect when moving your public folders to Office 365? There are many factors that will determine how fast you can get them to the cloud. Here are some to consider: The source of the data Data type and density Migration server Migration software Network bandwidth and upload pipe Office 365 performance […]

Office 365 Groups Versus Public Folder Mailboxes for Migration of Public Folders

Are Office 365 Groups or Public Folder Mailboxes good options for your public folder migration? Is one better than the other? Making decisions on how to map your organization’s use of Public to the new options can be extremely complicated. What can seem to be simple from a high-level perspective can be ridiculously complex as […]

Moving your Public Folders to Office 365? What you need to know.

Public Folders has long been a feature in Microsoft Exchange as a way to help facilitate collaboration amongst users well before collaboration tools hit the market. Public Folders offer an ability to create folders where files and emails can be placed into them and access granted to groups of users for common access. You can also mail-enable the […]