The popularity of AWS is increasing day-by-day as many businesses, and large enterprises are adopting Amazon Web Services (AWS). This popularity has also encouraged many businesses to move to Amazon WorkMail from their existing platforms, including Office 365 (Exchange Online).
Well, you can easily migrate to Amazon WorkMail from any platform, such as Microsoft Exchange, Office 365, and G Suite. So, let’s have a look at the process of migrating Office 365 to Amazon WorkMail.
The first step in migrating Office 365 users to Amazon WorkMail is to add the users in Amazon WorkMail to provision the mailbox. When you create new users to Amazon WorkMail, it will automatically create mailboxes for them. Then users can access their emails by signing to Amazon WorkMail web application on a mobile device, Outlook for Mac, or Microsoft Outlook. To know more about creating new users, click here.
After creating new users to Amazon WorkMail, you can try a professional tool to migrate to Amazon WorkMail. However, there will some essential steps that you need to perform before the migration. First, you’ll have to assign Amazon WorkMail user as the migration administrator, which can be done in the following ways:
Migrating Office 365 to Amazon WorkMail will not be finished until you verify the DNS Records and configure your mobile and desktop clients. So, to finish the migration process completely, follow the below steps:
Note: It will take time to update the DNS Records. During this process, if any new items appear in the source mailbox, then perform the migration process again to migrate new items once the DNS records are updated.
You can easily connect Microsoft Outlook to Amazon WorkMail from your desktop control panel.
Connecting Microsoft Outlook to Amazon WorkMail
Note: If you’re asked to configure server settings, then select Don’t ask me about this website again and click Allow.
To know more about how to connect Outlook with Amazon WorkMail, click here.
The process of migration is very complicated that normal users cannot perform without technical expertise. So, a better alternative to avoid the hassle of going through the above method is to use Kernel Office 365 to Amazon WorkMail tool.
This software is specially designed for the users who want to migrate Office 365 mailboxes to Amazon WorkMail. Using this utility, you can migrate single as well as multiple mailboxes to Amazon WorkMail.
Kernel Office 365 to Amazon WorkMail
To better understand this tool, let’s have a look at its working process, which describes how a normal user can easily migrate Office 365 mailboxes to Amazon WorkMail.