Exchange Transaction Log Generation Statistics Analysis Script

When designing a site resilient Exchange Server solution, one of the required planning tasks is to determine how many transaction logs are generated on an hourly basis. This helps figure out how much bandwidth will be required when replicating database copies between sites, and what the effects will be of adding additional database copies to…


Released: v19.9 of the Exchange 2010 Mailbox Server Role Requirements Calculator

Microsoft just released the latest version of Exchange 2010 Mailbox Server Role Requirements Calculator tool v 19.9 Several enhancements and bug fixes based on community feedback have been made. Enhancements Revised name of Offline Address Book in MailboxDatabases.csv file Integrated revised CreateMBDatabases.ps1 script that better handles database creation with large numbers of databases Integrated revised…


Exchange 2010 Mailbox Server Role Requirements Calculator v17.8 Released

Version 17.8 Updates Bug Fixes Fixed the “Recommended databases per DAG” calculation formula to take into account symmetrical design multiples when the “Calculated Number of Databases for Symmetrical Distribution” is greater than the maximum of databases that can be deployed within the DAG. Fixed the validation check for when you select more database copies than…


AD FS 2.0 Capacity Planning Spreadsheet

Use the information in this spreadsheet to determine the number of federation servers recommended for your Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 2.0 deployment. Download from here.