Takeaways from the Microsoft Teams Team Ask Me Anything on the MSFT Tech Community

Takeaways from the Microsoft Teams Team Ask Me Anything on the MSFT Tech Community

The AMA This Thursday the Microsoft Teams team (say that five times fast) hosted an ask me anything (link), free format community exchange on the Tech Community Site (https://techcommunity.microsoft.com). These sessions are a great way to get semi-official answers from experts that are in the know when it comes to the newest technologies. I put together a few of the takeaways learned from the thread along with the link to the question in case you want to take a closer…

Read More Read More

Find and Replace Formulas in SharePoint Calculated Columns

Find and Replace Formulas in SharePoint Calculated Columns

Something often overlooked during migrations are calculated fields in SharePoint Lists. In lots of tools available, the value of a calculated field migrates correctly from one environment to the next. The problem though, is in one environment this formula may have pointed to a URL or static asset as part of the formula. After this column is migrated the formula is technically correct, just inaccurate in the new SharePoint environment. Following a migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013, my…

Read More Read More

How Much Does a SharePoint High Speed Migration Cost?

How Much Does a SharePoint High Speed Migration Cost?

In a previous post, I conducted a terabyte migration to SharePoint Online. The premise was to discovery how fast you can perform a migration to SharePoint Online from a file share, or on premises data source. A byproduct of this migration though, is that it gave me a general idea of what a migration will entail when it comes to costs. I waited till the end of the billing cycle to see how much the storage, network, and transactional costs…

Read More Read More

SharePoint Online: High Speed Migration Resources

SharePoint Online: High Speed Migration Resources

Please find a growing list of resources below, which I will update as information gets released about the Import Service for SharePoint Online. [Please click through to see the tables link]

Office 365 SharePoint Import Service Suspended

Office 365 SharePoint Import Service Suspended

Yesterday a conversation came up on the Office 365 Network’s SharePoint Online Migration Group, stating that the import service had been disabled. Sure enough when checking the link provided, it takes you to the the updated Import SharePoint data to Office 365 page (Updated April 4th), which up to a few days ago had instructions on how to ship your SharePoint Data to Microsoft (Updated March 1st). Also visible in the Office 365 Administration Portal under Import, you can see the same…

Read More Read More