GSX Blog

Everything you need to know before WPC 2014!

Posted by Alice Vibert on Wed, Jul 09, 2014

The countdown has already started as we are 4 days before THE most important Microsoft show dedicated to partners. All Microsoft Partners must be wondering, "What's going on in WPC this year?" Well, let me tell you everything about it!

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

5 key Questions IT admin need to know when Migrating to the Office 365

Posted by Adam Chadderdon on Tue, Jul 08, 2014

More and more enterprises are considering making the move to migrate to the cloud. The decision is one that will eventually come for most enterprises. The migration itself requires a lot of planning and preparation. This week we had the chance to sit down with Olivier Raynaut, the lead US Microsoft Specialist for GSX in the US to get his insights on the migration to the cloud, and the common questions customers have.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Migration to Office 365, Exchange monitoring, Office 365, Office 365 monitoring, Cloud monitoring

Make Your Journey to the Cloud an Easy One with GSX’s New Version

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Tue, Jun 10, 2014

Master your IT's journey to the Cloud and keep an eye on the performance delivered to your end-users. 

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Product Launch, Office 365, Exchange, GSX Monitor & Analyzer, SharePoint 2013, Sametime 9

7 reasons to migrate from your older version to Exchange 2013?

Posted by Arnaud Buonaccorsi on Thu, May 01, 2014

Avoiding the migration to Exchange 2013?  Many IT administrators are after having experienced the headaches caused by previous migrations, and with good reason - they were cumbersome and time-consuming, and often done with little reward in the end.  However, Exchange 2013 comes with significant improvements and new features to make your life easier, and we have identified the main ones below.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Exchange monitoring, Office 365, Exchange

GSX Solutions, the tailored solution for smart Exchange migration

Posted by Alice Vibert on Tue, Apr 22, 2014

Archiving information either for regulatory or business purposes is essential to maintain your business up and running. With the new trends of Cloud and Big data, archiving is just a "Must Have" solution to consider in order to keep your data safe.

Moving archived data to a public Cloud saves costs linked to storage of infrastructure. Up-front costs are minimal, ongoing costs are predictable and all management and system upgrades are managed by the Cloud provider. 

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Alliance, Webinar, application monitoring, GWAVA, archiving

4 misbeliefs associated with migrating to the cloud

Posted by Adam Chadderdon on Wed, Mar 05, 2014

The Cloud is everywhere, in every company in different formats, private, hybrid or public. The Cloud is a shiny option to consider but companies must be prepared in order to maintain the visibility and the control that you originally had on the applications when they were hosted on-premise.
The rapid growth of the cloud market is leading to the emergence of new services, new ways for services provisioning and new interaction models both amongst cloud providers and service ecosystems using cloud resources.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, hybrid cloud, GSX Monitor, Exchange 2013, email monitoring, Office 365, Cloud monitoring

Exchange 2013: Using Third Party Tool to Relieve Migration Headaches

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Fri, Nov 22, 2013

Shall I migrate to Microsoft Exchange on-premises or online?
How can I protect my system?
How do I solve my filing requirement?
How can I check Exchange availability and increase performance?
How can I optimize IT resources, while reducing impact on users?

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Exchange 2013, Exchange monitoring

Microsoft Workshop: Deploy a Multivendor Strategy to Leverage Your Exchange Migration & Upgrade

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Wed, Oct 30, 2013
Our expertise on migrating and upgrading Exchange comes straight from our customers. Over time, we have learned that migrating, consolidating and restructuring a messaging environment can pose some serious risks if certain aspects of an environment are not under control.

That's why we have organized a Workshop to be held this November with our valued Alliance Partners GWAVA and VEEAM at the Microsoft Headquarters in Switzerland.

The combination of GSX, GWAVA and VEEAM offers Administrators and IT Managers a solid range of tools to leverage their Exchange Migration & Upgrade. 

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Tags: Exchange Migration, GWAVA, Exchange monitoring, Office 365, Exchange, VEEAM, Microsoft Switzerland

Implement a Secure Messaging System Migration

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Oct 09, 2013

There are various challenges you can face when planning a migration, and it can be a struggle to ensure security and effectiveness while maintaining productivity and avoiding major issues. This Atos Case Study is the story of how one of our Partners successfully conducted a migration for their customer, a major bank (with confidential financial information tightly integrated into its messaging system).

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Tags: Exchange Migration, SCOM, application performance monitoring, Migration, server performance, Server monitoring, server availability, cost optimization, SharePoint, Exchange, High Availability

Migrating and Co-Existence between Messaging Systems

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Mon, Jul 29, 2013

Most of the time, migrating environments means learning how to find a balance between your messaging platforms. IBM and Microsoft provide tools to reduce the impact of using both systems, however this is not enough to proactively manage both environments.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes, Domino, IBM, SCOM, Migration, SharePoint