Understanding and preparing for the 2011 Russian Daylight Savings Time Change

Most of you are probably aware of the issues around countries changing Daylight Saving Time (DST). Because these changes tend to come after the time zones were coded in Microsoft products, a lot of thought and work has been done both at Microsoft and customer sites to keep things running smoothly.  For instance we have…


Why you might want to consider installing Exchange 2010 SP1 RU5 now

As many of you are probably aware, the Exchange Team has released Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 SP1 otherwise known as “Exchange 2010 SP1 RU5”.  Because of the history of the latest rollups that have been released, many have decided to wait and not deploy this rollup at this time.  While that is certainly…