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Office 365 hybrid cloud solutions overview

Whether you're planning a cloud migration that will take place in stages or you want to extend your on-premises services or applications with cloud capabilities, you can use Office 365 Enterprise to create hybrid cloud solutions that meet your organization's particular needs. Use this page as a starting point to learn more about your Office 365 hybrid options.

Get an overview of Office 365 hybrid cloud solutions

With hybrid cloud solutions, you combine your on-premises applications or data with cloud-based services to meet your organization's needs. Office 365 Enterprise offers you several options for hybrid cloud computing solutions, including Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint, and OneDrive for Business hybrid deployments.

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Learn about Exchange, Skype for Business, and SharePoint hybrid solutions

Exchange hybrid   

Extend the powerful features and administrative control you have with Exchange Server on-premises to Exchange Online.

Exchange Server Hybrid Deployments

Skype for Business hybrid   

Choose from several different configurations, including the ability to integrate Skype for Business with Exchange Online and SharePoint Online.

Plan your hybrid cloud deployment for Skype for Business

SharePoint hybrid   

Use SharePoint Server on-premises and SharePoint Online together. Choose from several different scenarios, including file sync and share, hybrid search, extranet sites, and more.

SharePoint Hybrid

OneDrive for Business hybrid   

Use OneDrive for Business in Office 365 Enterprise with SharePoint Server 2016.

Plan hybrid OneDrive for Business

Consider networking, identity, security, and management


Plan to use your existing Internet connection for your cloud hybrid Office 365 Enterprise solution, or consider adding Azure ExpressRoute for Office 365 for a private, dedicated, high-throughput connection.

Microsoft Cloud Networking for Enterprise Architects

Network planning and performance tuning for Office 365


Use Azure Active Directory to integrate and manage your organization's identities with Office 365 Enterprise.

Understanding Office 365 Identity and Azure Active Directory


Use these resources to create a security plan that meets your organization's requirements.

Microsoft Cloud Security for Enterprise Architects

Go to the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center


Manage Office 365 Enterprise by using the Office 365 admin center for most tasks, and Windows PowerShell for bulk operations or specialized tasks.

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