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Office 365 is Microsofts successor to BPOS and is a cloude offering which includes Exchange Online for messaging, SharePoint Online for collaboration and Lync Online for unified communications.
- Office 365 Small Business
- Office 365 Small Business Premium
- Office 365 Midzise Business
- Hosted email (Exchange Online Plan 1)
- Office 365 Enterprise E1
- Office 365 Enterprise E3
- Office 365 Enterprise E4
Microsoft FastTrack Onboarding available now
Microsoft FastTrack Onboarding is included as part of the purchase of Office 365 and EMS services and delivered remotely by Microsoft experts to ensure the service is ready to use. Microsoft FastTrack provides remote onboarding and deployment assistance to customers or preferred partners who are onboarding to either of the online services. Onboarding assistance includes infrastructure assessments through automated checks and configurations, user provisioning, identity synchronization, mail flow, and activation of core services, including remote email migration for Office 365 customers. If the customer's infrastructure requires remediation, the Onboarding experts will work with the partner to assist the customer with moving to the service.
How is the newly announced Microsoft FastTrack different than previous iterations?
The new Microsoft FastTrack is an extension of the previous methodology and is now a service benefit included with the purchase of Office 365, EMS, and the standalone services Intune, Azure Active Directory Premium, and Azure Rights Management. With the new Microsoft FastTrack, Microsoft will have dedicated onboarding experts providing assistance with core onboarding activities to customers and partners. New customers, or their preferred partners, will be proactively contacted by the Microsoft Onboarding team. Customers and partners will receive help with the preceding tasks to get them onboarded to the service(s) and ensure that their service(s) is ready to use. The Microsoft FastTrack benefit is available for all customers that purchase eligible SKU’s on or after July 1st, 2015.