Category Archives: Office 365

Unified audit log search available in the new Compliance center

The new “specialist” Compliance and (separate) Security consoles have been available for Microsoft/Office 365 customers for a while now, but even though they are in “GA” status, there’s a lot of functionality missing compared to the good old Security and … Continue reading

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Some thoughts around licensing for Microsoft’s cloud offerings

As Microsoft’s online services continue to expand in reach and branch in more and more areas, it has become increasingly difficult to keep track of just how many different SKUs, service plans, features and so on exist. Even within Microsoft, … Continue reading

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Microsoft to retire New-MoveRequest for local mailbox moves in Office 365

In a short announcement posted over at the MTC, Microsoft announced plans to retire the self-service mailbox move functionality in Exchange Online. Said feature, made available via the New-MoveRequest cmdlet few years back, was initially launched as a tool to … Continue reading

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PowerShell 7 is out, compatibility mode saves most Office 365 modules

Two years ago, the first major version of PowerShell Core got released. At that time, the product was quite crippled, as the move from .NET to .NET Core broke almost every non-bundled module out there. In turn, this resulted in … Continue reading

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Configuring retention for Office 365 audit logs

At the end of January, one of the most anticipated features in the Office 365 compliance arsenal started rolling out, namely the Longer-term retention on audit logs feature, with Roadmap ID #56794. Ever since the Unified audit log was introduced, … Continue reading

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