Tony Redmond

Senior Contributing Editor , Windows IT Pro

Tony Redmond is a senior contributing editor for Windows IT Pro. His latest books are Office 365 for Exchange Professionals (eBook, May 2015) and Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out: Mailbox and High Availability (Microsoft Press, October 2013).

 

Posts by Tony Redmond

Yammer for all (whether you want it or not)

The news that Microsoft has decided to activate Yammer for “every eligible Office 365 tenant” warmed the very cockles of my heart, even......

Synchronizing user photos across Office 365 workloads isn't easy

One of those who read my post titled “Pretty Delve profiles need better synchronization” from last December came back with a question......

Microsoft fails to communicate over Exchange Online IMAP4 outage

A curious incident occurred in Exchange Online over the last week or so when some European users who connect to their mailboxes using the venerable......

No advanced training available, so what should experienced Exchange administrators do?

A recent message from a reader piqued my interest because it describes a problem that I think many people face today. Here’s what it said:...

New OneDrive for Business sync client much better but not perfect

On December 15, Microsoft announced that the next generation synchronization client for OneDrive for Business is now generally available. A preview......

Online protection the only way to go

Microsoft’s January 14 post “Leading the way in the fight against dangerous email threats” to the Office blog recalled the......

Why public folder compliance gets no respect

Microsoft’s July 2 announcement of a “compliance toolset” for public folders appears to have fallen flat in terms of the excitement......

The woes of Exchange mailbox auditing

Mailbox auditing seems like a pretty good thing to have in an email product, if only to answer the eternal question of who deleted a particular......

How small glitches can cause big problems for complex cloud infrastructures

Last month, I discussed whether a problem that caused Office 365 users to be unable to authenticate provided any indication that Azure Active......

No fear for Microsoft or Google as Amazon launches WorkMail

On January 4, Amazon announced that their WorkMail managed email and calendaring solution has reached general availability, which is nice for the......