Tag Archives: Office 365

Presentations from EG Cloud Conference available

Last week EG and several partners, including Microsoft, arranged the conference “Fra costcenter til kraftcenter” (“From costcenter to powerhouse”) in Copenhagen and Aarhus, about optimization of corporate it-resources. I participated in the event, both as Cloud Solution Architect and as speaker, and presented two sessions for customers, decision makers, it professionals, partners and peers. The… Read More »

How to setup an Office 365 SMTP Relay

Many organizations that move mailboxes to Office 365, still need to use a SMTP relay to route mails from on-premise applications, scanners (print-to-PDF) or multifunction devices to either internal or external recipients. Using Exchange Online in Office 365 for mail relay can be accomplished in three ways; SMTP client submission Here you configure the devices… Read More »

Simplified Connector Management in Office 365

Just like an on-premise Exchange platform, connectors are central for managing the mail flow to and from Exchange Online. Exchange Online do not by default require custom connectors, Microsoft have already setup all the basic, required connectors for standard mail flow to work, when the service is initially activated. At some point, many organizations will… Read More »

Updated Exchange Online Limits

Microsoft have updated the official Exchange Online Limits service description to reflect the recent changes in message limits, as mentioned in my previous posts; Change in Maximum Message Size limits in Exchange Online and Transcoding Exchange Online Message sizes. Two important notes: Across all Office 365 plans, the limit for file attachments in OWA is… Read More »

Office 365 Import Service released

The newly announced Office 365 Import Service has been released for Office 365 customers joining the First Release program. You can read more about the new improvements in First Release in my blog post Fine tuning option available for “First Release” in Office 365 To ensure compliance, information discovery and protection, most of the organizations… Read More »

Fine tuning option available for “First Release” in Office 365

With the Rapid Release model behind Office 365, updates and improvements are continuously rolled out to the services, Microsoft last year introduced the First Release option, which enables Office 365 customers to get some of the significant enhancements in SharePoint Online,  Exchange Online and the Office 365 Admin Center and navigation bar, about two weeks… Read More »

Enhanced NDRs now available in Exchange Online

Although still listed as “In Development“, the Enhanced non-delivery reports (NDRs) are now available in Exchange Online. The Enhanced NDR present a great improvement to both end users and Office 365 administrators. The new NDRs are intended to make it easier for the end-user to understand why their message was not delivered, and the added… Read More »

Raise in SharePoint Online storage limits

The storage limits in Office 365 are skyrocketing, with unlimited storage already available in OneDrive for Business and a minimal fee to get unlimited storage in Exchange Online. For SharePoint Online, the default assigned storage is currently 10 GB + 500 MB per licensed user, and the maximum file size for uploads are 2 GB… Read More »

Transcoding Exchange Online Message sizes

With regards to the recent announced support for e-mail messages up to 150 MB it is important to note that the new limits only applies to non-transcoded messages that is handled in the Office Outlook client. When a message is routed between mail systems, overhead may be added due to transcoding, or Base64/MIME conversion. Arriving… Read More »

Exciting news released in the Office 365 Roadmap

Microsoft have updated their Office 365 Roadmap with two new exciting features; Sign-In Page Branding and Self Service Password Reset. So far these two options has been restricted to Azure Active Directory Premium subscribers, but will now be made available for all Office 365 subscribers. The Sign-in Page Branding enables Office 365 customers to select… Read More »