Microsoft Premier Webcast–Upgrade to Microsoft Exchange 2013 from Microsoft Exchange 2007/2010

I have the pleasure of delivering a Microsoft Premier Webcast for North American Premier customers, so if you are based in North America and are a Microsoft Premier customer talk to your Microsoft Account Manager about getting a place on the webcast: Title: Premier Webcast – Exchange Server 2013 – Upgrading from 2007/2010 When: Monday…

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Administration and Troubleshooting Premier Workshop Additional Reading

One of the workshops that I deliver to Premier customers at Microsoft is the Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Administration and Troubleshooting workshop, its a four day hands-on workshop that helps you to learn how to configure and troubleshoot some of the common components of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. When I deliver it I am often…

Preserve mailbox data for eDiscovery using inactive mailboxes in Exchange Online

In Exchange Online and Exchange Server 2013, you can use In-Place Hold to preserve mailbox content for litigation or investigations. Many organizations also need to preserve mailbox data for users who are no longer in the organization.

The new Office Garage Series: Identity, Activation and Data Access with a User-Based Office

This week our hosts answer your questions about the user-based Office service, how identity and services are provisioned, where data and passwords are stored and what the user experiences look like. They also catch up with cybersecurity expert and author, Mark Russinovich, to discuss the security model for online services with Azure AD.

Slow Boot Slow Login (SBSL) Hotfix Rollup for Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 Available Today!

Mark Morowczynski has just blogged about this enterprise hotfix rollup so I wont repeat what’s already been said, but if you have Windows 7 or Server 2008 R2 then you should go apply this.   Jeff Stokes who was one of the key contributors also talks about it here:

Advanced Vital Signs

In Premier Field Engineering we have a very popular workshop called “Vital Signs: Performance Monitoring Windows Server”, one of the great things about this workshop is that it doesn’t matter if your a SQL engineer, an Exchange engineer, or even an Oracle engineer you will get something out of this workshop as it teaches you…


Exchange 2013 Ignite Online Training Available

What some free training on Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, then look no further, some great content to get you started here: Enjoy!

Microsoft Exchange 2013 JetStress Tool Released

Use Jetstress to verify the performance and stability of a disk subsystem prior to putting an Exchange server into production. Jetstress helps verify disk performance by simulating Exchange disk Input/Output (I/O) load. Specifically, Jetstress simulates the Exchange database and log file loads produced by a specific number of users. You use Performance Monitor, Event Viewer,…