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Office 365 SharePoint Parallel High Speed Migration Powershell Example Scripts

Office 365 SharePoint Parallel High Speed Migration Powershell Example Scripts

Last week there was an announcement from the Office 365 team regarding the High Speed Migration Preview. It was first announced back in may at Ignite (First Look article here) and has been in trials by several ISVs as well as individuals (Find the announcement here). Directly linked from this announcement is an article talking abit more technically about the Migration Process that circumvents the CSOM throttling. This article (link) gives some observed performance numbers from .5GB/HR all the way…

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SharePoint Online Cloud High Speed Migration Test Summary

SharePoint Online Cloud High Speed Migration Test Summary

Thanks to Mikael Svenson for the helping generate data for these tests and providing feedback. Over the last couple months  I have been testing and experimenting with the new SharePoint Import Service provided by the Office 365 team. It is interesting to see where the investment dollars are going in the SharePoint team these days. Once I saw that the beta was opened to the public, I jumped at the chance to test it. It was a bit slow going…

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300GB Test3 Migration Results via SharePoint Online High Speed Migration (Small Files and Parallel Jobs)

300GB Test3 Migration Results via SharePoint Online High Speed Migration (Small Files and Parallel Jobs)

Updated Aug 19th: Quick Synopsis 25 hours @ 12.6GB/hr Individual performance tests below, Test 1 – Serial – 300GB of Large (video) files [here] Test 2 – Serial – 300GB of Small (document) files [here] Test 3 – Parallel – 300GB of Small (document) files [this post] The last two tests I ran against the SharePoint Online High Speed Migration service were both Serial jobs, meaning that the files were processed one by one in the single solitary migration package….

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300GB Test2 Migration Results via SharePoint Online High Speed Migration (Small Files)

300GB Test2 Migration Results via SharePoint Online High Speed Migration (Small Files)

Updated Aug 19th: Quick Synopsis 97 hours @ 3.26GB/hr As a followup from my last post regarding the migration speed during a high speed migration, Mikael Svenson (@mikaelsvenson) pointed out the dataset that I was using was comprised of very large video files. He postulated that that smaller files would slow the migration process down during the import. The problem I had with this is I didnt have a good way to generate the test data for a test migration…

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300GB Test Migration Results via SharePoint Online High Speed Migration

300GB Test Migration Results via SharePoint Online High Speed Migration

Updated Aug 19th: Quick Synopsis 40 hours @ 7.3GB/hr After reading up on the newest information on (found here) high speed migration I set out to see what exactly does high speed mean? How much of an improvement will I expect for these migrations over what is currently available? The first thing I had to do was find a large dataset. So like all good SharePoint Nerds, I have been slowly consuming all the Ignite Videos and struck upon the…

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