While performing some tasks with Cloudiway platform, you need to enable a remote PowerShell connection. When to set up? If you have an Exchange 2010+ connector and try to perform the following task: Migrate Permissions Rooms&Equipment Import Users How to set up? Step 1. Activate Basic Authentication Open “Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager” console Connect […]
Two of the most common migration strategies are cutover and staged migrations. Cutover strategies involve migrating all mailboxes over a weekend, ready for your users on Monday morning. Staged strategies provide more flexible migration options, as explained below: 1. The cutover migration strategy You migrate everybody over a weekend. This strategy is the simplest to implement. […]
One alternative to the migration path mentioned in other articles is to start with empty mailboxes and migrate just the last X days of mails (for example, 30 days of mails). Once the cut-over is complete, you can take your time to migrate the older mails either to online mailboxes or directly to archives.
What is a Pre-staging migration? A pre-staging migration is a multipass migration where you will migrate most of the mailbox items before the final cut-over.
What is coexistence?
Big bang (one shot) migration This scenario is the simplest to implement. After you have switched your MX records to point to the new system, you start mailbox migration.
There are several ways to migrate your messaging system. This article gives a short introduction to the different options.