Cloud adoption and hybrid solutions


Applies to: Exchange Server, Lync, Microsoft Azure, Office 365, SharePoint

Topic Last Modified: 2017-07-19

Summary: Solve business problems by using the Microsoft Cloud. Find information on the latest hybrid and security cloud solutions, cloud adoption, and more.

The technical solutions to today’s business problems often involve multiple products and platforms. You can leverage your existing on-premises infrastructure while taking advantage of the flexibility and cost savings offered by Microsoft's cloud services and platforms. Our goal is to provide the necessary information to help you achieve your business goals using Microsoft products and services.

  • Microsoft Cloud IT architecture resources - Use these architecture tools and posters to learn about Microsoft Cloud services and platforms, including Office 365, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS)/Intune, Microsoft Dynamics 365, private cloud datacenter, and on-premises hybrid and cloud solutions

  • Architectural models for SharePoint, Exchange, Skype for Business, and Lync - Use these architectural models and deployment options for SharePoint, Exchange, Skype for Business, and Lync to determine your ideal platform and configuration.

  • Cloud adoption Test Lab Guides (TLGs) - Use these cloud adoption Test Lab Guides (TLGs) to set up dev/test environments for Office 365, Azure, Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS)/Intune, Dynamics 365, and Office Server products.

  • Hybrid solutions - Learn how to deploy Office Server workloads in Azure infrastructure services.

  • Security solutions - Learn how to deploy security solutions with Microsoft's cloud services and platforms.

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If you are passionate about cloud-based solutions, consider joining the Cloud Adoption Advisory Board (CAAB) to connect with a larger, vibrant community of Microsoft content developers, industry professionals, and customers from around the globe. To join, add yourself as a member of the CAAB (Cloud Adoption Advisory Board) space of the Microsoft Tech Community and send us a quick email at Anyone can read community-related content on the CAAB blog. However, CAAB members get invitations to private webinars that describe new cloud adoption resources and solutions.

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