Microsoft Announces new Datacenter for Office 365 in Australia

Microsoft Announces new Datacenter for Office 365 in Australia

What does this mean?

For Office 365 customers located in Australasia/Oceania, it means that the datacenter will be located much closer physically. This translates to faster response times when connecting to the server and should mean quicker sending and receiving of email.

How do I move to the new datacenter?

If you have chosen your location as New Zealand or Australia, Microsoft will automatically being to migrate customers in September. You should receive notification of this from Microsoft about two weeks before your data is due to be moved.

Where do I find more information?

You can always contact us if you have concerns, we are always more than happy to help answer any questions you might have.

An overview of how the move will work can also be found here.