Lync Server 2013 Best Practices Analyzer

You can use Microsoft Lync Server 2013, Best Practices Analyzer to identify and resolve problems with your Lync Server deployment. The Lync Server 2013, Best Practices Analyzer gathers configuration information from Lync Server 2013 components. With the proper network access, the Best Practices Analyzer can examine servers running Active Directory Domain Services, Exchange Server Unified…


Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Debugging Tools

Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Debugging Tools is a collection of additional tools for use by IT Admins to aid in troubleshooting Lync Server 2013 deployments. The collection of tools include: Snooper OCSLogger OCSTracer ClsController.psm1 Download from Source


Capacity Planning for Active Directory Domain Services

Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Team recently published Capacity Planning for Active Directory Domain Services based on Windows Server 2012 on TechNet. This document has a detailed and comprehensive set of guidelines to help optimize computing resources for DCs, including considerations for virtual environments. It’s by Ken Brumfield, a Senior field engineer at Microsoft, based on…


Exchange 2010 Datacenter Switchover Troubleshooter

The Exchange 2010 Datacenter Switchover Troubleshooter is a kiosk-based PowerPoint application that allows administrators to work through the flow of questions to determine: What commands to run and where to run them How to verify the commands completed successful Download from Source


Lync Dialing Rule Optimizer

Great Tool to help in simplifying Lync Enterprise Voice Deployment much more easier. Check at Source More details and complete guide.    


Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2012 New Features

Windows Server 2012 can be seen as a major release for Windows Server. Not just in terms of virtualization (Hyper-V 3.0), storage (SMB 3.0 and Storage Spaces) or manageability, but also in terms of Active Directory. There’s a load of new features, improving the lives of many Active Directory admins! Active Directory Domain Services sees…


Office 365 – Password Expiration Notifications in Outlook

Microsoft Outlook Team has released updates for Outlook 2010 and 2007 that provide Office 365 users with password expiration notifications. The advance password expiry notification will be displayed in a pop-up message (near the system clock) within a certain time period before their password actually expires. That time period is configurable by the Tenant Admin…


Group Policy Search Engine

Check out the the latest version of the “Group Policy Search” GPS version 1.1.4 includes: Registry-based policy settings from Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Performance improvements, Bug fixes It’s the easiest way to search for a Group Policy setting. Check it on Source.


Exchange Online Protection Reporting Workbook for Office 365 Preview

The Exchange Online Protection Reporting Workbook provides a way to view messaging traffic data and message detail information using the reporting web service. The application is built as a customized Microsoft Excel workbook and uses Microsoft SQL Server PowerPivot for Excel. In the workbook, users fetch the data from the reporting web service, use it…


Lync Online – Transport Reliability IP Probe (TRIPP Tool)

This reliability tool tests your Internet connection to a Microsoft Lync Online Service data center and measures the response times, bandwidth, allowed ports, route taken, and overall connection quality with respect to Real Time Media. The results can help you evaluate your network configuration for potential use with the Microsoft Lync Online Service. This tool…