How to reboot your Lync/SfB Servers without breaking the Quorum.

More than once the situation when I’m asked how we should really reboot a server in a pool minimizing the impact for the end users, and not breaking the Server Quorum, Fabric Service and Routing Groups currently in use. Before proceeding, it’s important to always take in consideration our Technet Article about High Availability. There, you… Read more

Update Windows Fabric Patch could not be installed. Error code 1603

In August 2014, an update to Windows Fabric was included in the Lync Server 2013 Cumulative Update. There’s a list for the Windows Fabric updates: Lync/Skype4B: Windows Fabric version List During an update in our Lab, we got the following error message: Also, an error was logged in Event Viewer: Log Name: Application Source: MsiInstaller… Read more

Lync/SfB Server: Windows Fabric version List

In a previous post related to checking the Lync/SfB Server component version, we forgot to mention about Windows Fabric: Lync Server Component Version using PowerShell (Windows Registry) Skype for Business Server 2015 Component Version using PowerShell When we published the Component Version PowerShell cmdlet for Lync Server 2010, we only included the Lync Server related components,… Read more