DPM 2010 Beta available for download

Hello folks, DPM 2010 beta is available and this beta supports Exchange Server 2010 DAG protection! 🙂 Overview of DPM 2010: http://www.microsoft.com/systemcenter/dataprotectionmanager/en/us/2010beta-overview.aspx You can download it from here: https://connect.microsoft.com/Downloads/DownloadDetails.aspx?SiteID=840&DownloadID=22070 Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://msmvps.org/blogs/AndersonPatricio http://www.andersonpatricio.org Technorati : DAG backup, DPM 2010, Exchange Server 2010 Del.icio.us : DAG backup, DPM 2010, Exchange Server 2010 Zooomr : DAG backup, DPM 2010, Exchange Server 2010 Flickr : DAG backup, DPM 2010, Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2010 and Dumpster 2.0

Hi folks, MSExchangeTeam blogged about the architectural changes in the Recover Deleted items in Exchange Server 2010. Users often delete data from their mailboxes that they later want recovered. Recovery of these deleted items is the most common reason for IT admins to recover data from traditional point-in-time backups today. With previous versions of Exchange Server, administrators implemented two solutions to enable single item recovery, dumpster and restores. Both had their issues, unfortunately. Exchange 2010 aims to reduce the complexity and administrative costs associated with single item recovery. Read more at source: http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2009/09/25/452632.aspx

Exchange Server 2010: Managing Archive feature #03

Hi folks, Continuing the Archive Mailbox Week.. Today, we are going to talk about Archive Mailbox Name and Quota. Change the Archive Mailbox name… Using Exchange Management Console, we can double click on an user and go to the Mailbox Features tab, and get Properties of Archive item. Then, we can change the name of the Archive Mailbox … and the results can be seen on either Outlook Web App or Outlook 2010. Changing the warning quota for the Archive Mailbox… We can also use Exchange Management console to change que Quota Warning, we just need to go to Mailbox … Continue reading Exchange Server 2010: Managing Archive feature #03

Exchange Server 2010: Managing Archive feature #02

Hi folks, In the previous post we saw how to create an Archive Mailbox and also how to enable it in an existent mailbox. Today’s post we are going to identify a mailbox that has an Archive Mailbox using Exchange Management Shell and Console and also how to get statistics from an Archive Mailbox. Identifying an Archive Mailbox… That is really easy, basically a Mailbox that has an Archive Mailbox has a different icon. We can notice that the user Anderson.Patricio has a different icon than a regular account (Lidiana.Patricio in this example) We can also use Exchange Management Shell … Continue reading Exchange Server 2010: Managing Archive feature #02

Exchange Server 2010: Managing Archive feature #01

Hi folks, This week we are going over one of the new features of Exchange Server 2010 which is the Archive Mailbox. In this first post we are going to cover how to create the Archive during the Mailbox creation and also how to enable it afterwards. Creating and Archive Mailbox during the Mailbox creation… Using the Release Candidate of Exchange Server 2010 you may have notice that we have a new page called Archive Settings and just clicking on the Create an Archive mailbox for this account will do the trick. If you are using Exchange Management Shell to … Continue reading Exchange Server 2010: Managing Archive feature #01

How to broadcast a message from OCS console

Hi folks, In this post I’m going over the process to broadcast a message using LCScmd to all OCS users. Sometimes you want to warn all users that a server is going down and you can do that in several different sending messages, instant messages and etc. In this post I will go over the process to send a broadcast message to all logged users on OCS. The first step is make sure that the user that is going to run the LCScmd utility belongs to the RTCUniversalServerAdmins group. Second step is to open the command promtp and go to … Continue reading How to broadcast a message from OCS console

OCS 2007 R2 Deploying Certificates document Availabe

Hi folks, The OCS Team has just blogged about a new document that covers the Certificate Deployment in OCS 2007 R2. It’s worth while to read. Download it here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=e9f86f96-aa09-4dca-9088-f64b4f01c703 Cheers, Anderson Patricio Technorati : Certificates, OCS 2007 R2 Del.icio.us : Certificates, OCS 2007 R2 Zooomr : Certificates, OCS 2007 R2 Flickr : Certificates, OCS 2007 R2

Exchange Server 2010 Management Pack (x86) Release Candidate

The Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 management pack is designed for monitoring Exchange Server 2010 events, collecting Exchange component-specific performance counters in one central location, and for raising alerts for operator intervention as necessary. You will need System Center Operations Manager 2007 to run and monitor Exchange Server 2010 with this management pack. Get it from here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=a0047276-553c-4054-afc9-ec3b4ececf3c#tm Technorati : Exchange Server 2010, RC, SCOM Del.icio.us : Exchange Server 2010, RC, SCOM Zooomr : Exchange Server 2010, RC, SCOM Flickr : Exchange Server 2010, RC, SCOM