Office 365 migration: How to avoid network latency & bandwidth issues
Avoid the common latency issues and learn about best practice deployment when migrating to Office 365 (or other cloud services).
As businesses migrate to Office 365 (and other large-scale apps), they are experiencing latency and bandwidth issues, an unexpected increase in MPLS costs, as well as a poor user experience.
Microsoft themselves recommend direct connection through local internet breakouts, bypassing Office 365 traffic through your proxies.
Microsoft guidance on Round Trip Times (RTTs)
The bottom line is that Microsoft broadly recommends round-trip latency of <275ms, <50ms for Exchange Online and <25ms for SharePoint Online.
Read Comtact's in-depth networking guide for Office 365 (and other large-scale apps) to deliver LAN-like performance - even across legacy network architectures.
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