20 Dec

Can OneDrive for Business Replace My Firm’s Network File Shares?

With an increasing number of firms opting for cloud services, especially Microsoft’s Office 365, IT administrators often try to find creative ways to substitute on-prem functionality with cloud resources. They are paying for these services as part of their subscription, so why continue to invest in a duplicate solution? Clients often ask if OneDrive for Read more…

29 Sep

October 31 Deadline for Legacy Microsoft Office Connecting to Exchange Online

A while back Microsoft announced a change that would deprecate RPC over http from Exchange Online in favor of the more modern MAPI over http. It’s officially happening October 31, and as we get closer to the deadline we want to remind clients that this will affect anyone connecting to Exchange Online with legacy Office Read more…

21 Apr

Microsoft Announces New Office 365 Requirements and Updates

Can’t say they didn’t warn us. As you may have read in ILTA forums or online already, the Microsoft Office team published new details about their update model and future requirements for the Office 365 ProPlus platform.  Full details are available on the Office Blog site, but the major takeaways are highlighted below: Upcoming Client Requirements Read more…

22 Mar

What to Do About Account Conflicts in Office 365

If you have ever experimented in an Office 365 tenant before going all in and syncing Active Directory, you may have encountered a situation in which you connected an on-premises account with a pre-created cloud account, and possibly a mailbox. A number of issues can arise from this situation, but the one most likely will be the inability Read more…

08 Sep

Takeaways from ILTACON 2016: ECM Edition

Another ILTACON has come and gone. Another chance to see what’s new and emerging in legal technology. Another chance to see how law firms are tackling the challenges before them. Another chance to catch up with old industry friends and to embarrass yourself singing Karaoke in front of them. Good times, for sure. In my ILTACON Read more…

02 Aug

ILTACON 2016 Preview: ECM Edition

It’s hard to believe that it’s already been almost a year since ILTACON 2015 in Las Vegas. After that conference, I wrote an article with my three main takeaways. These were:  Matter Center is Not Dead, the Cloud DMS Wars, and the New iManage. How have these panned out over the course of the past 12 Read more…

22 Jun

NetDocuments Makes Its Move with Office 365

Last year at ILTACON 2015, NetDocuments announced that it planned to fully integrate its services with Microsoft Cloud technologies. I had mentioned this as one of my ECM Takeaways from the conference. No one was really sure exactly what this would entail or how it would work, but the excitement was there about the future. Read more…

07 Jun

Bug Alert: Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, 2016, and Exchange Online

Microsoft has issued KB3161916, detailing a bug affecting migrations from legacy public folders to modern public folders on Exchange 2013, Exchange 2016, or Exchange Online.  The issue is serious enough that, if you meet the criteria, you should stop any public folder migrations until a fix is released. The normal procedure to migrate public folders involves connecting Read more…

01 Dec

Office 365: Delegating Administrative Roles

Many Office 365 administrators don’t know that they can delegate some administrative tasks to users in their organizations. For example, one could grant a user ‘Password Administrator’ rights, which would share the load of resetting passwords, or ‘Service Administrator,’ which would allow the person to check if any Office 365 features are having issues. The following administrator Read more…

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