Using Live@edu with a Windows Phone

Windows Phone rocks! Wouldn’t it be cool if you could sign into your Windows Phone using your Live@edu Windows Live ID? If you’ve already got a phone, or you’re lucky enough to be getting one over the Christmas period, there are some simple steps you need to take to make sure you get the best…


Live@edu Deployment and Marketing Kits

‘Twas the night before Christmas… Can you believe it’s nearly Christmas already? It’s been a whole year since I started writing for this blog and what an exciting year we’ve had! As many of you break up for the holidays you’ll probably be looking forward to mince pies, roast turkey and the ubiquitous afternoon nap…


Activation & Marketing Webcast Recordings

We’ve reached the end of our webcast series for 2011. The final two episodes were all about how to market the service around your campus, and some best practices for how to get the most out of Live@edu. Unfortunately due to a technical hitch we were unable to record the first round, but the second…


Office 365, now with added HIPAA BAA

Just a quick post to highlight the fact that Office 365 now offers customers requiring a HIPAA BAA the option of executing one with us.  This is an unique proposition from us as a major provider of cloud services, and one that we are delighted to be able to offer. Check it out! Jonny


Live@edu Frequently Asked Questions

How do I? Part of my day job is answering customer questions about all aspects of Live@edu – it’s not surprising that there are a number of frequently asked questions that seem to come up week after week. When I started working at here one of the first things my boss told me was: “Never…


Exchange 2010 Service Pack 2 is now available!!

  The long wait is over just for the holiday season. You can download the service pack here:   · General information: · Support for hosting:


What firewall ports do I need open to connect to Office 365 for Education?

This was a question for a large university in Arizona moving faculty, staff and students to Office 365. Here are the ports from the deployment guide (note: these are subject to change so refer here to the latest Port and IP list):   *SMTP Relay with Exchange Online requires TCP port 587 and requires TLS….


Deployment Webcast Recordings

We missed you! But that doesn’t mean you can’t catch up on our latest deployment webcasts any time you like! We record our webcasts so you can catch up on-demand, so below you’ll find both sessions embedded and available for download from Windows Live SkyDrive! Session 1 Click below to view the recording of the…


Learn how to deploy Live@edu on our free webcast!

Only 24 hours to go! There are only a few hours to go before the second episode of our free webcast series – register today! In this second part we’ll be concentrating on deployment and migration, covering some basic scenarios, resources available and tips for best practice. Of course, we’ll also be taking your questions…