DPM 2007 Storage Requirements Calculator Released to Web

Today the Data Protection Manager (DPM) team has released the DPM 2007 Storage Requirements Calculator to the web.  You can download it here – http://blogs.technet.com/dpm/archive/2007/10/31/data-protection-manager-2007-storage-calculator.aspx.  This iteration of the calculator only focuses on storage planning for Exchange Server 2003 and Exchange 2007, but in the future can be updated to include other technologies like SQL…


Moving public folder replicas from Exchange 2000 to Exchange 2007

EDIT: This post has been edited on 5/19/2008 to add a note about pointing Exchange 2003 mailbox stores to Exchange 2007. We have heard from you that there hasn’t been enough information on moving of public folder replicas from Exchange 2000 to Exchange 2007 so I wanted to provide some information to fill in the…


End-to-End Guidance for the Transporter Suite

This is just a quick note to let everyone know that the End-to-End guidance for the Microsoft Transporter Suite for Lotus Domino has gone live.  You can download it here, or you can go read more about it here.  Happy Reading! – Jenna Lyday


Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2007 (KB941421) has been released

EDIT: This post was edited on 11/28/2007 to mention KB944752. The update is live at: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=41EC35E7-79A0-4ECB-A644-1ECE94178F9D&displaylang=en It will also be offered via Microsoft Update. The article covering this update can be found here: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=941421 Note: We have a workaround for those of you that have had issues with some services not starting up automatically after…


Siddhartha Mathur’s Biography

I’m a Program Manager working on the Core Exchange Store. In addition to storage concerns, I gray my hair thinking through features like OutlookAnywhere and Public Folders. Prior to starting at Microsoft in April 2007, I worked at Amazon.com and Trilogy Inc in various capacities ranging from dev to program and project management.


Julien Clauzel’s Biography

I’m a MCS Consultant working in the Enterprise Messaging division in France. I am specialized on Hosted Solutions such as Hosted Exchange and IIS since I joined Microsoft in 1999. Before I was a backbone and operation engineer working for an Internet service provider.


Corbin Meek’s Bio

Hi, my name is Corbin Meek and I support our customers who run Exchange Server.  I’m currently finishing up a rotation supporting our Exchange Server 2007 SP1 TAP customers.  I’ve been with Microsoft since April 2004, with Messaging Support exclusively.  Prior to joining Microsoft I was the ‘mail guy’ for a medium sized 3500 seat…