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June Meeting Announcement

The June 2012 meeting will be held on Monday, June 11th from 6pm – 8pm at TechColumbus.

We are very happy to have Ron Savoia from Stratus Innovations Group joining us this month to talk about Office 365.

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We are happy to have Halcyon Solutions joining us this month as a sponsor!


Microsoft Office 365 Overview


We will do a drill down on the Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Service Offering, which will involve the following:

  • User provisioning & leveraging on-premise Active Directory for service authentication & authorization
  • Migrating from an on-premise E-mail environment to Office 365 Exchange Online
  • Managing Exchange Online environment
  • Using and extending SharePoint Online
    • Overview of differences between on-premise SharePoint & SharePoint Online
    • End-user customization
    • Developer customization using SharePoint Designer
    • SharePoint solution creation using Visual Studio


Ron is the founder and Managing Partner of Stratus Innovations Group, which is a solutions provider focused exclusively on providing enterprise-class solutions based on a Cloud Computing delivery model.  Prior to forming Stratus Innovations Group, Ron was a Senior Director of Microsoft’s Field Sales & Services organization where he ran various enterprise services & consulting businesses for Microsoft responsibilities incubating the field “Go-to-Market” for Microsoft’s Online Services business around Microsoft’s Business Productivity Online Services (BPOS), Office 365 and Windows/SQL Azure Cloud offering

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