The mass shift to remote work has prompted many organizations to finally migrate Outlook PST files to Office 365. Having cloud connectivity for critical data is essential for business continuity, but the current landscape has presented multiple challenges for PST migration projects. In this video, Microsoft MVPs Mike Weaver and Paul Robichaux discuss VPN split tunneling for Office 365 – the strategy Microsoft recommends to remediate the PST issues faced by many enterprises.
PSTs – Personal Storage Tables – have been around since the days of 25 mb mailboxes. But with today’s larger mailboxes, expandable Exchange Online archives, and cloud capabilities, there’s no reason to store email in PSTs. In fact, PSTs compromise data governance and compliance strategies and expose organizations to corruption or hacking – a particular concern in the public sector which already faces strict compliance requirements. In this video, Quest security experts Paul Robichaux and Mike Weaver discuss security and compliance issues for PSTs in the public sector, how to move PST data into the cloud, and how to block end users from using PSTs.