Microsoft Exchange 2016

April 21st, 2015 No comments

A new version of Exchange inevitably creates some speculation as to what big headline features will be included. As examples of headline features, Exchange 2007 introduced log shipping, Exchange 2010 gave us the Database Availability Group, and Exchange 2013 brought Managed Availability to the table. These features are important in terms of convincing customers to upgrade to the new version. Read more…

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Skype for Business rolls out for Office365

April 7th, 2015 No comments

On April 14, 2015, the Skype for Business client will be available for Office365 organizations via Click to Run. Now that Lync is joining the Skype family, the Skype for Business client and the Skype for Business Online experience will expose users to a new user interface, without losing the security and control of Lync. Microsoft has built a number of resources to help roll this change out to users in your organization.

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Exchange 2013 network ports

March 18th, 2015 No comments

This is brilliant!
Finally Microsoft has systematized and published the Exchange 2013 ports map that many of us had in scratch notes :) - Exchange 2013 Ports map
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Lync Online is becoming Skype for Business

March 12th, 2015 No comments

Changes are coming to Lync Online in Office 365. Lync is joining the Skype family, so in the coming months, Lync will be changing to Skype for Business. Please check back because this page will be updated frequently to provide you with important information about the Skype for Business client and the Skype for Business Online service. Microsoft hopes that by giving you this information, it will help you through this transition.
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Evening IT Club: show must go on #17

February 2nd, 2015 No comments

Hello everyone in 2015!
our Evening IT club keeps meeting every first or second Wednesday of month locally in our Atea office and via Skype/Lync.
I’d like to thank all of 26 members of the last meeting in December and would be glad to see you again at the upcoming Wednesday February 4, 2015 16:30.

New meeting topics are:

  • “Upgrading Exchange 2010 to 2013, tough (: experience” by Morten; and
  • “Migration from Google Apps to Exchange Online” by me, based on a recently completed project, and we think to continue with this topic at next meeting.

As always – we are glad to meet new members, feel free to request Lync meeting url/office address below (comments are hidden by default, but I surely see them).

Exchange 2013 Virtualization

January 22nd, 2015 No comments

A couple of really nice videos on virtualizing your Exchange 2013 servers.

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Evening IT Club: last in 2014 #15

November 3rd, 2014 No comments

Hello club members,
This time we’d like to call the last Club meeting in this year at December 9, 2014 @ 16:30.

We plan to discuss “Microsoft Exchange and Lync secure publishing solutions” including Windows Server 2012 Web Application Proxy, Citrix NetScaler and others.

As always, we are glad to meet new and regular members, feel free to join us with Lync (comments are hidden by default, but I surely see them).

New Office365 look

July 17th, 2014 No comments

That renewed Office 365 Admin Center started looking so much better! New Office 365 look

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Exchange 2013 SP1 Free Megabytes Error 1006 solution

July 10th, 2014 1 comment

Even though this problem have been popping up since CU2 – you can still sometimes meet it in newer versions of Exchange Server 2013 up to including SP1.

Log Name: Application
Source: MSExchangeDiagnostics
Event ID: 1006
Level: Error
The performance counter ‘\\\LogicalDisk(C:)\Free Megabytes’ sustained a value of ‘31,338.00’, for the ’15’ minute(s) interval starting at ‘7/10/2014 1:29:00 PM’. Additional information: None. Trigger Name:DatabaseDriveSpaceTrigger. Instance:c:

30 GB of free disk space for a system disk with no Exchange databases stored – is way enough for long living, but someway this annoying dumb checking trigger error fills up Event Viewer Application log with red flood and worsen the Server Manager Dashboard beauty of cleanness.

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Exchange 2013 «How it works» poster

April 25th, 2014 No comments

Take a look at this magic of Exchange 2013 Architecture,
Isn’t it fascinating?!
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