It's familiar Microsoft Office collaboration and productivity tools delivered through the cloud. Everyone can work together easily with anywhere access to email and calendars. It includes business-class security and is backed by Microsoft.
Not directly. Those messages cannot be moved to Office 365. Before your account is moved to Office 365, you should decide how to handle your oversized messages. When your mailbox is moved, any messages that are bigger than 25 MB will be left behind.
The move of email accounts to Microsoft Exchange Online will not affect your ability to acquire and use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) through our site license and home-use programs. While Office 365 is a suite of several components including Office Web Apps, Exchange Online, Lync Online, and SharePoint Online, we are adopting only Exchange Online in the near future.
The first time you access SkyDrive on the web it will take a while as the storage location is provisioned for your use. Once provisioned, you should be able to access your SkyDrive area with reasonable response time. Please note, response time is subject to local system and network resource availability.
With SkyDrive, you get 25 GB of free storage in the cloud to store your files and photos, sync across all your computers, and even edit and collaborate on Office documents. You can access the latest version of your files from any computer or phone—no cables or USB flash drive necessary.
Share photos and files through email, by sending a short link in a text message, or by posting them to a social network, your website or blog right from SkyDrive. There's also a desktop app for SkyDrive that creates a folder on your PC or Mac that syncs with your cloud folder and lets you access files on your PC remotely.
Currently, most faculty, admin, and staff are eligible to request a departmental SharePoint site. However, medical school departments should request a SharePoint site through Medical IT at 305-243-5999.
All SharePoint content is protected by restricted physical access to server, network perimeter firewalls, account (CaneID) access restrictions, anti-virus software and Secure Socket Layer communications.
Once you’ve logged onto http://email.miami.edu you can add files to your library by selecting SkyDrive in the upper right-hand corner of the screen and then click New Document then clicking the desired file type.