Please let us know about how you use email security solutions in your workplace

Hello everyone, The Microsoft Forefront team is currently conducting a survey and would like to hear your opinions about email security, especially how you use email security solutions in your organization. We would appreciate it if you would take the time to respond to this survey.  This information will help us improve Forefront Protection for Exchange….


Manually updating engines and definitions in Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server and SharePoint

Hello,   We get quite a few calls from administrators who ask if they can manually update their Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE) and Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint scan engines.  Well, the short answer is yes, but the long answer is a bit longer, so in order to provide guidance to those…


Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server spam filtering, filtering, and PowerShell videos available!

Hey Folks- Our local video guru, Micah LaNasa, has been hard at work creating some new Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server videos to help you more easily manage FPE on your Exchange servers. His recent offerings include: Using Filtering in FPE Using Antispam filtering in FPE Using PowerShell to export and import FPE configuration settings…


New Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server Administrator Console overview videos available

Hi, my name is Suzanne Greenberg, and I am a technical writer for the Forefront Server Protection products. I want to let you know about the recent release of two tutorial videos that introduce the Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE) Administrator Console.   In the first video, Noreen Lynch, Senior Development Lead, introduces the FPE…


Hotfix Rollup 1 for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server is available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Protection team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release of the Hotfix Rollup 1 for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server! On June 30th 2010, Microsoft shipped Hotfix Rollup 1 for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server. For a complete list of the new features and fixes…


New Management Packs for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server and SharePoint are available

My name is Danny Popper, and I’m a program manager with the Forefront Protection team.   One of the most invaluable tools for an administrator responsible for running server software is Microsoft System Center Operations Manager. Operations Manager is a tool that, when configured with management packs, can centrally monitor your server software and let…


Introducing the Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server capacity planning tool

Hello. My name is Frank Trujillo, and I want to inform everyone that the Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE) capacity planning tool is now available. As in the previous version of the tool, it is Excel-based and provides a workflow that makes hardware recommendations based on your preferred security configuration and desired environment. …


How to Use Forefront Server Protection Documentation

Hi, my name is Scott Floman, and I’m a technical writer in the Forefront server protection Information Experience (iX) group. I want to again share with you some information about the documentation we have available, which docs are useful for what purposes, and where to find them.   We deliver our content in several ways,…