Getting Started

The Simply Migrate management shell is designed to make life easy for data migrations.  The following is a quick explanation on how to go from installation to migrating some data.  The below example will show you how to migrate from a PST file into a users Office 365 Online Archive mailbox, and also, a users…

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New job configuration cmd-lets available

To make it easier creating those special jobs requiring specific job configurations, like a specific Message Class filter for example, we’ve introduced the following new PowerShell cmd-lets in version 3.3.2 (build > 3220). New-SMJobConfig NAME New-SMJobConfig SYNTAX New-SMJobConfig [-MaxThreads ] [-DequeueCount ] [-MaxSingleFailuresPct ] [-RetryDelay ] [-IncludeMsgClass <string[]>] [-ExcludedPaths <string[]>] [-ReportLogging {Detailed | Normal |…

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Simple Migrate Version x.x.x

It’s been a while between release announcements and with good reasons. The Simply Migrate team have been secretly scouring the planet for new features, far and wide. First came v2.0, code name Paris… Then came v3.0, code name Mount Toubkal… Shortly there after, v3.2, code name India… Finally, came v3.5, code name South Africa… Now, they’re back. With a product…

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Database Sizing for Migrations

Note: The following article details database sizing for versions prior to v4.1, current versions can still use this as an indicator however the database schema has changed significantly. When planning a very large data migration project with potentially terabytes of data to deal with, you could be forgiven if the one piece of the project…

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Simply Migrate Version 1.5.0

Another sprint down and another release. This release we really focused on ironing out some technical debt, with the results being nothing short of spectacular for stability and throughput. We’re uber excited about this release as it gives us a solid framework to work on going forward. On top of this, Exchange on O365 got…

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Simply Migrate Version 1.4.0

We’ve been really busy little bees behind the scenes, adding a smorgasbord of new features and optimizing the product to the nth degree. Here is a little taste of what features landed in 1.4.0. Sources PST as source Microsoft Exchange Public Folders as source Microsoft Exchange 2003/2007/2010 on premise as source Autonomy/Zantaz EAS as source…

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Simply Migrate Version 1.2.0

Happy New Year to one and all from the Simply Migrate team! Behind the scenes we’ve been pretty busy crafting another release. There’s been a big push to make the product rock solid, and it’s paying dividends now, We’re transferring multiple terabytes of data for clients without issue. The 1.2.0 release is almost upon us…

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Simply Migrate Version 1.1.0

This is a pretty exciting release for us. We can now run multiple instances of the migration console with the ability to resume failed items and batches. This allows us to churn through messages in a brilliant rate of knots. Features Multiple smconsole instances Ability to resume jobs Bugs Better exception handling Many bugs resolved

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Simply Migrate Version 1.0.0

We’re pleased to announce our first public version of the product has been submitted to our customers for production use. We’re uber excited by this and we look forward to many more releases to come. We plan on releasing a new version every two weeks or so. All depending on feature requests, bug fixes and…

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