GSX Blog

How To: Great Office 365 Performance and User Experience!

Posted by Jean-Francois Piot on Thu, Nov 16, 2017

GSX Solutions is a specialist in optimizing the performance of Office 365 services. We’ve worked with many enterprise customers, measuring their end-user experience with our Robot Users and analyzing the results in PowerBI.

We faced many cases where enterprises customers already had the Office 365 licenses (E3 but mostly E5) but were struggling to use them to their full potential because their first tests and early deployments showed performance issues with their remote locations.

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Tags: Cloud, GSX Robot User, Hybrid Monitoring, Migration, Hybrid, Migration to Office 365, on-premises solutions, Microsoft Office 365, hybrid environments, Use cases, RoboTech, business cases

Office 365 Support Ticket Reduction

Posted by Jean-Francois Piot on Thu, Nov 09, 2017


GSX Solutions is the specialist of Office 365 services performance optimization. We’ve worked with many enterprise customers measuring their end-user experience thanks to our Robot Users. We have the expertise, want to share the knowledge with you and explain real business cases that we faced with our customers.

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Tags: Cloud, Hybrid Monitoring, Migration, Hybrid, MS SharePoint, Migration to Office 365, on-premises solutions, Exchange, Microsoft Office 365, End user Experience, Network, SharePoint Online, Use cases

Office 365 Migration: User Satisfaction is the Key Factor to Measure Success

Posted by Jean-Francois Piot on Thu, Nov 02, 2017

GSX Solutions is the specialist of Office 365 services performance optimization. We’ve worked with many Enterprise customers measuring their end-user experience thanks to our Robot Users. We have the expertise and want to share the knowledge with you and explain real business case that we faced with our customers.

Context of the Company

  • Largest financial company of Canada.
  • Moving from Exchange 2013 to Office 365 Exchange Online.
  • First batch included 90,000 mailboxes.
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Tags: Microsoft Exchange, Cloud, Hybrid Monitoring, Migration, Hybrid, Migration to Office 365, Exchange, Exchange Online, Microsoft Office 365, End user Experience, Use cases

Souping-up Office 365 Administration with Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)

Posted by Clementine Crozier on Tue, Jul 04, 2017

Organizations are seeing a growing need to control permissions with granularity to optimize processes and workflow. With role-based access control, or RBAC, access and entitlement are decided through granular methods. By using granularity as a process for authorization, organizations can control the access or entitlement of the requester for the requested resource. RBAC can help reduce employee downtime and manage access control policies more efficiently.

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Tags: Migration to Office 365, Office 365, office 365 admin center, Office 365 Administration, manage office 635, office 365 rbac

Prepare for These Surprises When Migrating to Office 365

Posted by Gary Steere on Thu, Mar 23, 2017


If you’re considering making the big move to Microsoft Office 365, it’s important to know what the process entails and where costs may be hiding before you take the leap. Unfortunately, far too many customers migrate to Office 365 before they are ready. Knowing what surprises could be in store is crucial to helping you make successful decisions when preparing for your move to the cloud.

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Tags: Migration to Office 365, Office 365, cloud migration, Office 365 management, office 365 migration

Showcasing DevOps Migration Solutions at Microsoft Ignite Australia Conference

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Nov 11, 2015

We’re excited to share with you that we will be showcasing our solutions for DevOps at the
Microsoft Ignite Australia Conference in Sydney, November 17-20.

We’ll be joining BinaryTree, another major player in the migration world, at booth 17.

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Tags: Microsoft Ignite, Migration to Office 365

Voilà! The GSX Team is in Paris for Microsoft TechDays

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Mon, Feb 09, 2015

GSX Solutions is sponsoring the Microsoft TechDays 2015 which will beggin tomorrow in Paris, and we are so exciting about it. Check out our booth, the team just landed and we are all set to meet with you tomorrow!

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Tags: TechDays 2015, Hybrid cloud monitoring, Migration to Office 365

Why does monitoring Office 365 matter?

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Oct 01, 2014

As Microsoft stipulates, Office 365 is a familiar Microsoft Office collaboration and productivity tool delivered through the cloud. Everyone can easily work together by accessing his or her email, web conferencing, documents, and calendars from anywhere.

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Tags: hybrid cloud, application performance monitoring, Migration to Office 365, Exchange monitoring, GSX Monitor & Analyzer, Cloud monitoring

Monitoring and Ramping up Office 365 usage

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Jul 30, 2014

At the recent Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), speakers revealed the latest Office 365 metrics. Office 365 now presents an annual revenue run rate of $2.5 billion for Microsoft. Sixty percent of all Fortune 500 companies purchased Office 365 in the last 12 months and more than three out of four Office 365 customers are deployed by partners.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Cloud, Microsoft, application performance monitoring, azure, WPC 2014, Migration to Office 365, Exchange monitoring, Microsoft Partner Network

GSX summer reading: the top 10 resources around Office 365

Posted by Philippe Blanchot on Fri, Jul 18, 2014
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Tags: Exchange Migration, Cloud, Migration to Office 365, Microsoft Office 365