Showing posts from December, 2017

SharePoint Migration Tool from Microsoft

SharePoint is one of the most important collaboration platforms in the market and Microsoft has put a lot of investments in this product through its whole life cycle not only on premise versions but also the SharePoint Online which is part of the Office 365. Due to the importance of SharePoint Microsoft has provided a tool to allow end users, IT pros to migrate data from on premise and file share to SharePoint Online.
This tool is very promising and I have gone through the whole process to migrate a sample document from my on premise environment hosted over Azure to my SharePoint Online site, in this blog post I will go through the steps to do that.
To download and install the tool go to this link About SharePoint Migration ToolAnd you will find a link to download it, if you would like to go direct to it here you are the link Install and Download ToolOnce you install it you will get this screenshot. First thing you need to do is to log into your office 365 tenant by clicking sign in.O…

Productivity and Unified Collaboration "Hit Refresh"

It’s been a few decades since Microsoft started its journey from just providing operating systems like DOS then Windows with all it versions. Now Microsoft has hit the refresh button as Satya Nadella, the Microsoft CEO, has published a new book titled "Hit Refresh," where Satya speaks about the Microsoft transformation and the chance to learn from others' “hit refresh” moments.
Indeed Microsoft, in the last few years, has hit refresh several times and provided its partners tools like Office 365, Windows 10, Cortana and Azure to help them provide better solutions for clients.
Since the release of Office 365 and Windows 10, the wheel of innovation did not stop.  Day by day Microsoft is providing additional capabilities to make the whole experience of transformation to cloud more attractive to business.
As a Microsoft MVP, what I see is very promising to everyone.  Starting from large clients to partners, to small and medium size clients to users, developers and to DevOps …