Microsoft SharePoint hybrid deployments are rapidly becoming popular with Microsoft’s investments on increased SharePoint productivity, not only in your own environment (on-premises) but also collaborating in new ways through the largest and most advanced cloud service platform in the world—Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure. SharePoint hybrid is about connecting SharePoint on-premises to Office 365 and Azure to extend capabilities, enhance collaboration, and drive innovation forward.This book is part of a series to provide readers from all over the world with a guide on how to connect SharePoint on-premises to Microsoft's cloud services. You will gain insight into planning, architecture, configuration, and management of SharePoint hybrid. This book covers foundational topics withwhich you will learn more about Office 365 and Microsoft Azure, architecture planning, platform hygiene and preparation, directory synchronization, and how to configure a seamless single sign-on experience for users.Microsoft has undergone various compliance and regulatory certifications to meet a broad set of international, government, and industry-specific standards. This will continue to accelerate the adoption of SharePoint hybrid in the coming years as markets become more familiar with the business benefits and service offerings.
Author: Jeremy Taylor