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Microsoft previously announced that they would move the core data for all existing customers to Australia. With the revised program approach launched this week (15/7/2016), customers who want to move their core data need to specifically request a move in order to guarantee they will be moved.
Here are the 5 top questions/answers;
Q: How to request a data move
A: Request period begins on the August 1, 2016 and is available on the Office 365 Admin Center – Existing Office 365 customers will need to submit a request before the deadline October 31, 2016 in order to have the customer data of their participating Office 365 services moved to their new region. Full Details on how to request your data to be moved to the Australian datacentre is available here.
Q: What happens during and after the move?
A: Latest updates on this experience is available here
Q: Tell me more about the New datacentre regions for other Microsoft Services
Q: What are the most frequently asked questions for Office 365 data move in Australia
A: All FAQ for the datacentres moves can be found on TechNet site
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