Core Enablement

Office 365 Core

Core Enablement is the development and deployment of Exchange, One Drive, and Teams. These new capabilities will modernize the Coast Guard's IT infrastructure, improving the speed, reliability, accessibility and security through cloud technology.

Exchange Upgrade

Office 365 Core

Upgrading the Exchange servers will allow us to route your emails through the .mil cloud whenever and wherever possible, thus increasing the reliability and availability of email services.


Office 365 Core

OneDrive is a cloud-based solution that enables improved storage capacity of your files, while allowing sync and share capabilities with other users. During the migration, your account files will be migrated from the U: Drive to OneDrive.

Teams Deployment

Office 365 Core

The transfer to Teams will provide a powerful collaboration tool which enables real-time editing to documents and enhanced communications between user accounts.
Office365 FAQs - What is O365?
Feb. 20, 2020 - Microsoft Office 365 (often called Microsoft 365 or Office 365) is a Web-based version of Microsoft's Office suite of enterprise applications.

Office365 FAQs - Why is the USCG moving to O365?
Feb. 20, 2020 - The Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security mandated that all components shift their Enterprise to cloud-based Office services as part of a larger Cloud strategy.

Office365 FAQs - Why move to the cloud?
Feb. 20, 2020 - There are several reasons why investing in a cloud solution, also known as “software as a service” (SaaS), makes sense for federal government and military organizations like the Coast Guard.

Everything executive champions and stakeholders need to be Relevant with Office365:

Compass Blog Post - Coast Guard modernization and the cloud
All Hands Briefer featuring Office365
(CAC required)
2019 C4IT Annual Plan (CAC required)
C4IT News: The Circuit (CAC required)
AFCEA: The Cyber Edge on Office365 (external)
Frequently Asked Questions (CAC required)


Everything end users and operators need to be Ready for Office365:

Help Design Office365 (CAC required)
Become an Office365 Pilot User (Email)
Sign Up for a Webinar (CAC required)
Help Desk Support (CAC required)

Online Training:
Email (CAC required)
Portal Online (CAC required)
Word, Excel, PowerPoint (CAC required)
                      Next Level Training:
Teams (CAC required)
Groups (CAC required)
PowerBI (CAC required)

Everything C4IT technicians Mission Support staff need to be Responsive to Office 365:

Admin Center (CAC required)
Teach the Teacher Support (CAC required)

Cloud Solutions Portal:



O365 Project Panel