HOWTO Install Exchange 2010 – Step by Step

Hi All,   Everything you ever wanted to know about installing Exchange 2010 but were too afraid to ask, enjoy! Install the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system prerequisites On servers that will host the Hub Transport or Mailbox server role, install the Microsoft Filter Pack 1. On the Start Menu, navigate to…


Forefront Identity Manager has now reached RTM!!

Today, March 2, we annonced RTM of FIM 2010 during Scott Charney’s keynote at the RSA Conference. Our product webpages on are updated and we will continue updating these pages as well as our technical prouduct pages with more and more information in the coming weeks. Want to know more about FIM? Join the below webcasts…


Get your FREE Exchange 2010 Virtual Labs HERE!!

Yesterday at TechEd Berlin we announced that Exchange Server 2010 has shipped! Learn more about Exchange 2010 at the Exchange website, Watch a Web Cast or do a Virtual Lab. Exchange Server is also a part of our New Efficiency Virtual Launch To read what others has to say, check of our News and Reviews


Exchange 2010 Webcasts – The complete download list

I have been asked by a few people now to consolidate a list of public webcasts regard the new functionality of Exchange 2010.  Luckly the Exchange team have saved me the hard work by publishing the following great topic list on thier blog; MsEvents featured an eleven-part webcast series on Exchange 2010 during June and July…


Exchange 2010 – Launch details starting to emerge, ballpark pricing – Exchange Server Standard will support HA DAG!!!

Thanks to Julie White for confirming some really GREAT early Exchange 2010 launch info: Exchange 2010 – Revving the Engines for Launch Two weeks ago we announced that Exchange 2010 was code complete and, as we get ready for launch, we’re seeing some amazing results from our early adopter customers.   They are so good, that…


Windows XP mode for Windows 7! FREE Download here

The announcement of Windows XP mode caused a lot of excitement, in this screen cast we have a look at how it is setup up, what users see and get an idea of what it can do. Download XP Mode for Windows 7          


FREE Download – Resource links, step by step articles and ebooks for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7!!

Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2 eBook Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2 is a deep-dive work, that’ll get you up to speed on how R2’s new features and capabilities work fast, including Hyper-V and RDS virtualization, management, IIS and the new Web application platform and, of course, all the synergistic goodness between Windows Server and Windows…


Microsoft Press – Deploying Windows 7 – FREE Download

  Free for a very limited time, this Microsoft Press eBook provides selected chapters with guidance from the Windows 7 Resource Kit and TechNet Magazine on deployment platforms, planning, testing application compatibility and more. As an added bonus, you’ll also get six new articles on Windows 7 from industry experts on migration, running Windows 7…


Windows 7 in the Enterprise… The answers to all the common questions

This is it! Windows 7 is generally available today. We have waited and waited, and it is finally here. For all you IT Professional out there, let me highlight the 3 focuses and key innovations introduced in Windows 7 and make these links readily available for you here:   Making people productive anywhere Making people…


Exchange Server Supportability Matrix

It seems currently there are so many different versions of Windows/Active Directory we can all easily get confused to what Exchange Server version is supported on which OS/Active Directory.Luckily there is a support matrix that explains this very clearly! Below is a screenshot of the Active Directory Support Matrix (Double click below to see the full matrix) On…