Monday, June 9, 2014

Hybrid Search Deep-dive: SharePoint Server 2013 & Office 365 Integration

Hybrid Search Deep-dive: SharePoint Server 2013 & Office 365 Integration

One of the most common configurations that is starting to emerge into today’s IT landscape is that of a hybrid cloud architecture and is something you must plan for in your organization's long-term SharePoint and/or Office 365 roadmap.
SharePoint Server 2013 can integrate with cloud-based solutions such as Office 365 and/or SharePoint Online in a secure and federated manner that will allow a user with proper permission’s search to return results from both on-premises in SharePoint Server 2013 as well as in Office 365 in the cloud, as shown in image below.

Hybrid Cloud (Hybrid SharePoint 2013 & Office 365) Architecture Summary Overview

The following is a summary of a hybrid SharePoint Server 2013 and Office 365 search integration and the related components:
This entire article can be found at EPC Group's Official Blog at the following link: