Preventative Support on Office 365

I need provide a support plan for an Office 365 Environment, I have done preventative support at previous clients using on-premises.

I have a quick list I can think of, can anyone provide me with updates if possible.

Check SharePoint Farm Backups
SharePoint Health Analyzer
SharePoint Services Running
SharePoint Search Administration
SharePoint Scheduled Calls
SharePoint Performance

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Adam BrownSr Solutions ArchitectCommented:
You really won't be able to do any of that with Office 365. In general, all preventative maintenance for services in O365 are done by the Office 365 Support teams. They won't even give you access to the Central Admin site for your sharepoint environment after moving to O365, so you can't do any kind of preventative maintenance. Sharepoint Online is set up in a highly redundant configuration, so loss of files is not usually an issue, and there are controls that will allow you to ensure that no data is permanently destroyed by end users, so you will never need to worry about backups (And you can't perform backups on Sharepoint Online sites). All of the other services are similarly designed and all maintenance performed by Microsoft's employees. There is a system health RSS feed and a page in the Administration console for O365 that will allow you to view the service status of all O365 products. The main purpose of moving services to the cloud is to basically outsource the overhead for maintaining, patching, and managing the back-end servers for server based applications. You don't have access to the OS and you can't make changes that would normally impact the entire server, so you can't functionally do any kind of preventative maintenance. If things break, you have to create a support ticket with Microsoft and tell them what's going on.

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