Category Archives: Microsoft Cloud

Windows Azure and Office365 – Creating a Synchronization Account

After creating the Azure subscription and preparing the local Active Directory our next step is to create a service account in Windows Azure. This account is not a requirement but…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Preparing the environment to support synchronization

Before starting the integration process with Windows Azure a couple of settings are required on both environments: on-premises and Windows Azure Active Directory. In this Tutorial we are going to…

Windows Azure and Office 365 – Managing a Custom Domain

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to create a custom domain in your Windows Azure subscription and this task is key to enable any future synchronization that…

Windows Azure and Office 365 – Getting a free trial of Office365 and Windows Azure

In this first article we will go over the process to subscribe on both Office365 and Windows Azure, and after that in our following Tutorials we will continue our journey…

Windows Azure and Office365

In this Tutorial series we will go over the process to create a new Office365 and Windows Azure subscriptions and after that we will have the basics in place to…

Microsoft Cloud – A couple of pages to help your Cloud Knowledge

Cloud is the hot-topic in our industry nowadays and Microsoft has been delivering great products for this demand: the Window Server itself (the Cloud OS), System Center and the large…

Outlook Web App Client now available for iPhone and iPad

There are two new apps at iTunes to better support OWA on iPhone and iPad. These tools are targeted for Office365 customers only. Read more at source: http://blogs.technet.com/b/uspartner_ts2team/archive/2013/07/16/outlook-web-app-client-now-available-for-iphone-and-ipad.aspx iPhone App:…

Autoconfiguration was unable to determine your settings!

Hi folks, One of my customers was saying that some machines were not able to retrieve the Autodiscover settings in Outlook internally with the following error message: Before doing a…

Can’t verify domain in Office 365

Hello my friends, If you are getting the following error message and you are sure that all DNS entries were added properly, you may be right! I’m having this issue…