Managing Federation Services–Creating a GPO to support ADFS Single Sign-on

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to create a Group Policy to be applied to user objects, and this policy will add the Federation Servers in the Local Intranet in Internet Explorer. There are several ways to configure Internet Explorer settings and we are going to use the registry to add the required information, this method it may seem a little bit complicated however it works with all versions of Internet Explorer and it doesn’t create issues with the existent information that the user may have added to his profile. Read more at source: http://andersonpatricio.ca/managing-federation-services-creating-a-gpo-to-support-adfs-single-sign-on/

How to move a Certificate among servers in Exchange Server 2013

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to import and export a certificate among servers using Exchange Admin Center (EAC) in Exchange Server 2013. Bear in mind that we can perform the same process using just native Windows Tools (we will cover this in another Tutorial) but the goal here is to use just Exchange Server 2013 built-in tools. More info: http://andersonpatricio.ca/how-to-move-a-certificate-among-servers-in-exchange-server-2013/

Managing DAG: Adding nodes and DAC mode

In this Tutorial of our Managing DAG in Exchange Server 2013 series we will be adding additional nodes to our newly created DAG and also configuring it to use DAC mode. In the first article of this series we shown the big picture with two datacenters and a DAG witness server located in a third datacenter. Read more at source: http://andersonpatricio.ca/managing-dag-adding-nodes-and-dac-mode/

Managing DAG: Creating a new DAG using EAC

At this point of the series we created a DAG witness server, pre-staged the Active Directory that will be used by the DAG in this Tutorial and last but not least we configured the Network Adapters (2 adapters) in order to have a network for the clients and a second one just for replication. Read more at source: http://andersonpatricio.ca/managing-dag-creating-a-new-dag-using-eac/

Managing DAG: Creating a DAG object

In this post we go over the process to pre-stage a CNO (Cluster Name Object) for a new DAG that will be created as part of this series. Read more at source: http://andersonpatricio.ca/managing-dag-creating-a-dag-object/ Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://www.andersonpatricio.ca http://www.andersonpatricio.org (Portuguese) Twitter: @apatricio

Managing DAG: Modifying a DAG Witness Server

We will be changing an existent DAG to use a new DAG Witness Server. Read more at source: http://andersonpatricio.ca/managing-dag-modifying-a-dag-witness-server/ Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://www.andersonpatricio.ca http://www.andersonpatricio.org (Portuguese) Twitter: @apatricio

Managing DAG: Configuring a DAG Witness Server

Hello folks, In this article we are starting a new series with some of the basic steps to manage a DAG in Exchange Server 2013, the first one is how to configure the witness server. Read more at source: http://andersonpatricio.ca/managing-dag-configuring-a-dag-witness-server/ Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://www.andersonpatricio.ca http://www.andersonpatricio.org (Portuguese) Twitter: @apatricio

How to… access EAC after installing the first Exchange Server 2013

Hello my friends! As soon as you introduce your first Exchange Server 2013 in your organization you first action may be trying to logon on ECP/EAC to get access however since your administrator account still on Exchange Server 2010/2007 you will be redirected to the ECP instead of the new EAC (if you don’t see anything you need to establish the transition first). Read more at source: http://www.andersonpatricio.ca/?p=1372 Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://www.andersonpatricio.ca http://www.andersonpatricio.org (Portuguese) Twitter: @apatricio

How to.. Simplify Outlook Web App access using Exchange Server 2013

Hi there! Today’s post we are going over the process to simplify Outlook Web App (OWA) access to our end-users. Exchange Server 2013 by default already performs all the hard work for us when an user tries https://servername because it will redirect automatically to https://servername/owa. Read more at source: http://www.andersonpatricio.ca/?p=1338 Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://www.andersonpatricio.ca http://www.andersonpatricio.org (Portuguese) Twitter: @apatricio

How to … avoid Outlook Certificate issues when adding a new Exchange Server 2013 into your Exchange Organization

Hi there, In this new blog post we are going over the process to avoid the certificate popup alert when we add a new server into an exchange server environment. Read more at source: http://www.andersonpatricio.ca/?p=1319 Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://www.andersonpatricio.ca http://www.andersonpatricio.org (Portuguese) Twitter: @apatricio