TechNet Edge video about Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server

Hey Folks- Check out this recent video of an IT pro talking about his experience with Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server: http://edge.technet.com/Media/FPE-Customer-Story/ If you are not familiar with TechNet Edge, it is a great resource for IT pros to get news, information, and tips about Microsoft technologies. There are tons of videos and other resources…


Watch this video overview of the new Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server antispam filters

Alex Nikolayev, a program manager on the Forefront Server Protection team, was recently interviewed on video about the new antispam filters available in Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE). Alex gives an excellent overview of the antispam filters in FPE and how they are integrated into a seamless antispam solution for protecting Exchange servers from…


Migrating from Forefront Security for Exchange Server to Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server

Hey Folks,   As you start looking at the new release of Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE) and consider deploying it in your Exchange environment, you will need to know about migrating from previous versions of Forefront Security for Exchange Server (FSE).   There is no direct upgrade from FSE to FPE, but we…


Capacity planning for FSOCS on OCS 2007 R2

Back in April, I wrote about a method to estimate the capacity of your Office Communication Server (OCS) with Forefront Security for Office Communications Server (FSOCS) installed (read more here).  During the release process for FSOCS, the development team used a similar method that leveraged the OCS 2007 R2 Capacity Planning tool to capture performance…


Help with installing Forefront Security for Exchange Server on clustered Exchange servers

Hey folks, We get lots of questions on our forums and lots of calls to our support staff about installing FSE and Antigen on clustered Exchange servers.  Obviously, installing on clustered servers is a whole different animal from installing on single servers and requires additional guidance. In response to that need, our UA team produced…


The New Keyword Filter Example Lists

Hi. My name is Marv Goldberg and I’m a technical writer for Forefront Server Security. I’ve been in the team for three years now, and I want to tell you a bit about the new “example lists”.   Once upon a time, Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server and Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint shipped…


Determining Inbound and Outbound Mail Flow

Hello. My name is Anthony and I am a tester working on Forefront at the Long Island facility. I was asked to write a little bit about mail direction. Before I started working on this product I guess I didn’t think very much about what direction an email was flowing. As it turns out, the…