ISA 2006 SP1 Configuration with Exchange 2010

While ISA 2006 SP1 includes a Client Access Web Publishing Wizard for both Exchange 2003 and Exchange 2007, the wizard does not have any knowledge of Exchange 2010. Exchange 2010 includes the following changes with respect to its URLs and virtual directories: Exchange 2010 Client Access Servers (CAS) no longer utilize the /exchweb virtual directory….


Moderation with transport rules

Let’s say you have a business process that requires the approval of two different people. Well, with moderation and transport rules, you can automate that process with Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010. In this example, we’ll set up transport rules so that all messages with ‘Project Kiwi’ in the subject will be sent for the…


Feedback around managing Exchange antivirus/antispam protection

Do you deploy or manage antimalware protection for Exchange Server? Our friends in the Forefront team are conducting research to understand your pain points and frustrations around your current Exchange protection solution, and would like to hear from you. The survey shouldn’t take more than 5-10 minutes, and your feedback directly impacts product decisions. Head…


Early look: Exchange 2010 perf counters and thresholds to watch

Seeing that many will be finding a copy of Exchange 2010 under the tree soon (…right?), we wanted to let you know that we have been working to create the performance counter guidance for Exchange 2010 as we have for Exchange 2007 (see Monitoring Without System Center Operations Manager). We are planning to release the…


BlackBerry Enterprise Server fully supported on Exchange 2010

I’d like to share with everyone some good news today— BlackBerry® Enterprise Server (BES) is now fully supported on Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 and BlackBerry® Technical Support Services are readily available. This is the earliest customers have been able to deploy BlackBerry smartphones with a new Exchange release – ever. Customers who rely on BES…


Exchange 2010 Update Rollup 1 is now released

Just a quick note to share the news! We have just released the Exchange 2010 Update Rollup 1. You can download the update here and read more information about fixes included in the following KB article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/976573 – Nino Bilic


Upgrading Exchange ActiveSync to Exchange 2010

Many of you have been asking how you can upgrade your existing Exchange environment to Exchange 2010 from a client access perspective. For most of you, this will also mean coexisting with legacy Exchange and Exchange 2010 for a period of time.  My first blog article in this series discussed the overall steps in how…


Mike Hendrickson’s Biography

My name is Mike Hendrickson, and I am an Escalation Engineer on the Exchange Team in Washington State. I have been working with Exchange server since 1999, and have worked with every version since Exchange 5.5. I originally joined the Exchange team in 2003 as a Support Engineer, and worked in that position for a…


Finding High Item Count Folders Using the Exchange Management Shell

EDIT 06/18/2010: Few post changes to match the newest version of the script. Working in Exchange Customer Service and Support, we often see cases where user performance, or overall server performance, is impacted because of a high number of items in critical folders within user’s mailboxes. This issue has already been documented in multiple places,…


Mike Hendrickson’s Bio

My name is Mike Hendrickson, and I am an Escalation Engineer on the Exchange Team in Washington State. I have been working with Exchange server since 1999, and have worked with every version since Exchange 5.5. I originally joined the Exchange team in 2003 as a Support Engineer, and worked in that position for a…