João Ribeiro

Exchange Server ;Office Communications Server and Windows Mobile / Phones

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Install Guide Templates

The power and the ability to properly document the infrastructure is, for sure, half-way to understand and spot problems.  With this in mind we have released some simple yet very useful Install Guide Templates for Exchange Server 2010. Templates are provided for the Client Access, Hub Transport, and Mailbox server roles, plus a template for… Read more

Top 10 Exchange Storage Myths

Many of you have heard about the changes we’ve made in Exchange 2010 that combine to give you the ability to use less expensive storage and deploy large mailboxes. There have been many discussions around the choices you have around Exchange storage, and along the way we’ve heard some interesting questions. To add some clarity… Read more

Troubleshooting Exchange 2010 Management Tools startup issues

Post credits to Ben Winzenz and Solange Trombini In this blog post, we will be highlighting some of the most common errors that may be seen when attempting to open the Exchange Management tools (Exchange Management Console and Exchange Management Shell). To start off, you first need to be aware that in Exchange 2010, all management… Read more

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

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 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

DPM 2010 Protecting Exchange 2010 DAG in a Single Site

The DPM team has just published a new post on their blog regarding DPM 2010 and the DAG protection . You can read the article at : Ctrl P – The Data Protection Manager Blog! : DPM 2010 Protecting Exchange 2010 DAG in a Single Site I sure hope you like the good news.  Kind… Read more