Gartner Research

How to Migrate Documents to Microsoft 365

Published: 04 November 2020

ID: G00726357

Analyst(s): Mike Cox , Guy Creese

Summary

The three options for moving documents to Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365) are clean-and-shift, lift-and-shift or lift-and-shift, then clean. No matter which option is chosen, application technical professionals must identify use cases and align them to the appropriate Microsoft 365 services.

Table Of Contents

Overview

Problem Statement

The Gartner Approach

The Guidance Framework

Risks and Pitfalls

Gartner Recommended Reading

Notes

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