How we secure your data in our cloud

Office 365 data is stored in the Microsoft network of data centers, run by Microsoft Global Foundation Services and strategically located around the world.   These data centers are built from the ground up to protect services and data from harm by natural disaster or unauthorized access. Data center access is restricted 24 hours per … Continue reading How we secure your data in our cloud

Getting Ready for CRM 2013 Planning Guide for Partners

Two very important pieces of informations that all Microsoft Partners should know about is the "Getting Ready for CRM 2013 Planning Guide" and the "Role Tailered Learning Plans for CRM 2013"   Getting Ready for CRM 2013 Planning Guide The purpose of this guide is to provide an overview of the partner readiness program that … Continue reading Getting Ready for CRM 2013 Planning Guide for Partners

Synching your AD and setting up SSO with CRM Online

There are several exciting benefits to CRM Online being part of the Office 365 ecosystem, but one of the biggest is the ability to link your company's Active Directory system to CRM.   This allows you to manage all your users in one place, sign in to CRM Online with your existing credentials (known as … Continue reading Synching your AD and setting up SSO with CRM Online

New Office 365 v15 course on Microsoft Virtual Academy

Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) is 'Free Microsoft Training Delivered by Experts', with the added benefit of test questions at the end of each module to ensure you can apply the learnings. If you are a Small Business Office 365 Admin, looking for a jump start in administrering your Office 365 (latest edition, aka wave 15), … Continue reading New Office 365 v15 course on Microsoft Virtual Academy

Comparison of the new CRM Online 2013 subscriptions

Monday July 8th Microsoft announced that the upcoming CRM Online 2013 subcriptions will come in three flavors Professional For the core CRM users, who need the full capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online including sales force automation as well as marketing and customer care.  Basic For sales, service and marketing users who need to manage accounts, contacts, … Continue reading Comparison of the new CRM Online 2013 subscriptions

Office 365: Using PowerShell to Detect Service Upgrade Status

If you are an Office 365 Company Administrator, you will receive an email notification once your tenant has been scheduled for a service upgrade. This email is typically sent several weeks before the upgrade is scheduled to take place. In case you have missed this email notification, you can utilize the Windows Azure Active Directory Module for … Continue reading Office 365: Using PowerShell to Detect Service Upgrade Status