Binary Tree Articles

Binary Tree publishes articles on improving IT cloud, M&A and modernization initiatives. Read the latest posts for news, insights, best practices and solutions for transforming Microsoft Office 365, Active Directory, Exchange, SharePoint and IBM Notes/Domino.

11 things to remember when you’re planning a migration

BT_17_img_DataCompliance-2_1200x630.jpg When it comes to moving to the Microsoft cloud, migrating data is often the easy part. Here are 11 other things that can take more time and effort.

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Tips for choosing a Microsoft migration vendor

cloud-migration-guide.jpg Choosing the right vendor for your migration project can be a challenge. Here are some tips to guide you in your search.

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Easing the Public Folder Migration Pain

files-and-folders-in-filing-cabinet.png Public folders have long presented an obstacle during Exchange migration projects. The upside of public folders is that they were adopted as a widely adopted collaboration feature to share information throughout the enterprise.

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Automate and simplify your Exchange migration

Exchange Pro _08242017-blog.png This is the next post in our series about how automation can improve migrations. Here, we share best practices for migrating within a current Microsoft Exchange environment, to later Exchange versions, or even to Office 365.

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August is all about automation

The-value-of-robotic-process-automation1536x1536-300_Standard.jpg Welcome to automation month! We’ll be doing a series of blog posts with tips for using the right software to automate your migrations. We’ll profile our suite of automation products that help speed your journey to Microsoft Office 365, Exchange, and Active Directory.

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The State of Enterprise Migration [Infographic]

enterprise-migration-infographic-listing.jpg We recently partnered with Osterman Research to report on how enterprises are faring with migrations. They surveyed 134 companies with at least 1,000 employees who’ve migrated their messaging in the past couple of years. This infographic summarizes some of the key (and sometimes surprising) facts from the report. If you want more details, download the full report.

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The Microsoft cloud is good for business

BT_17_img_EarthDay_550x375.jpg Do shared servers truly translate to a reduced carbon footprint? Microsoft commissioned a study to take a look. It found that, by moving to Office 365, you could reduce your carbon emissions by anywhere from 30% to a whopping 90%. It all depends on the size of your organization.

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Make the Move to Office 365

BT_Video.png Today Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 has finally reached its end of life. So now what? We are here to answer 3 questions frequently asked by customers about moving to Office 365: Why? When? How?

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Spring clean before you spring to the cloud

BT_17_img_Spring_1200x630.jpg If you’re thinking about moving your email, applications, or directories to the cloud, your first step is a good, old-fashioned spring cleaning. A deep clean is not only good for the soul, it’s also good for your bottom line. The more time you spend before a migration getting everything sorted, the better your migration will go.

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Microsoft Exchange 2007 Support Expires on April 11, 2017

AFinancialExchange.jpg One month from today Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 will reach its end-of-life. On April 11, 2017, the 10-year-old messaging server will stop getting security fixes from Microsoft. You can keep it running after that date, but Microsoft will no longer give technical support, bug fixes, or security patches. Which means you should be thinking about a migration.

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