How Does Office 365 Provide Mailbox-Level Backups?

Well, it doesn’t! “Microsoft doesn’t give you direct access to the mailbox databases. Instead, they give you deleted item retention, plus you can use single-item retention and various types of holds.” Here is a link to more details about this: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee364755(v=exchg.150).aspx There is no Office 365 feature or capability that…

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Migrate VMware VMs to Hyper-V or Azure using MVMC 2.0

In this episode Symon interviews Matt McSpirit, a Senior Product Marketing Manager on the Windows Server & Management Team, to discuss the features and benefits of version 2.0 of the Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC 2.0). The MVMC is a free Microsoft-supported, stand-alone solution for converting VMware virtual machines from…

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Choosing a Sign-in Model for Office 365

Which of these models you choose will impact where you manage your user accounts for Office 365 and how those user sign-in passwords are verified. In this post described each of the models, explained how to move between them, and provided guidance on how to choose the right one for…

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iRangers 2016

iRangers 2016…Yes, it’s a time to talk about what’s going to happen in 2016. Over the past 18 months iRangers has tripled in size. Looking at the tremendous success we have had in Canada and Europe in 2014 and 2015 we discovered something very interesting. As many of you know,…

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Stagefright: is your life companion vulnerable

During the last few days, only the lazy one did not mention the evil Stagefreight vulnerability, allowing vulnerability exploitation just by opening the evil MMS or playing video file prepared in a special way. At the time of discovery, about 95% of all devices were vulnerable. Now the gospel: there…

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