João Ribeiro

Exchange Server ;Office Communications Server and Windows Mobile / Phones

The Microsoft Large Mailbox Vision – Whitepaper

Giving your users the ability to store more e-mail has many advantages. Large mailboxes keep e-mail and e-mail archive on the Exchange Server instead of allowing it to be scattered in Outlook Data Files (.PST files), which often lead to corruption of data. That helps reduce the risk of data loss, improve regulatory compliance, and… Read more

Microsoft Announces Communications Server ”14”

At the VoiceCon Orlando 2010 conference, Gurdeep Singh Pall, corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Unified Communications Group, will announce that the next version of Microsoft’s unified communications software, code-named Communications Server “14,” will be available in the second half of 2010. During the keynote, Gurdeep will also demonstrate the new software for the first time… Read more

Updated : ExPDA Configuration XML File Released

On Tuesday we released an updated ExPDA configuration XML file designed to address the issues raised by you: 1 – Corrected the issue where ExPDA did not report that Exchange 2007 servers without Service Pack 2 were in the environment. 2 – Corrected an issue that identified Delivery Transport Agent connectors as EDK connectors. 3… Read more

Released: Update Rollup 3 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2

Exchange CXP team has released Update Rollup 3 for Exchange Server 2007 SP2 (KB979784) to the download center. The release of the rollup via Microsoft Update will happen on March 23rd. KB 979784 lists the fixes included in this rollup.  Here are some highlights of the product improvements and critical bug fixes: We responded to… Read more

UPDATED and EXPLAINED : Microsoft Office Outlook Mobile Update and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

This Update is ONLY required should you use WM 6.0 or WM 6.1 and it ONLY supports Exchange e-mail accounts, accessed via ActiveSync.  I have been told that for POP3 or IMAP4 this doesn’t and will never work. This Update is meant to be used with Windows Mobile and Exchange Server 2010, which will allow you to have the… Read more

Exchange 2010 Mailbox Server Role Requirements Calculator v6.1 Released

  We updated the Exchange 2010 Mailbox Server Role Requirements Calculator.  Head on over to the Updates Tracking page to see what is changed and/or download the revised version.  The main article has also been updated.   Ross Smith IV… Read more

Exchange Server in Depth: Master Concepts and Optimize Your Server Environment

The latest release of Microsoft Exchange can help you achieve better business outcomes while controlling the costs of deployment, administration, and compliance. Exchange 2010 delivers a wide range of deployment options, integrated information leakage protection, and advanced compliance capabilities. Check out our free webcasts and podcasts, and then try Exchange 2010 for yourself by taking… Read more

Exchange Scalability Limits Worksheet Available

No matter how many lines of code it has, every software application has scalability limits. Some limits can be caused by limits that are external to the application itself, while others can be inherent within the application. As a software engineering team, it is important for us to understand the scalability limits of the solution… Read more

GAL Photos in Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010

Hello, Bharat Suneja, a Senior Technical Writer at Microsoft just wrote the post below: You Had Me At EHLO… : GAL Photos in Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010 On this post you can see How to use the thmbnail preview that MS has been using in live demos of Exchange Server 2010 as well as… Read more

Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010

Exchange CXP team has released Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010 RTM (KB 979611) to the download center. KB 979611 lists all the fixes included in this rollup. Here are some of the product improvements and critical bug fixes we’d like to call out starting with a couple of IMAP improvements: KB 977633 This… Read more