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The Stepchild of Exchange Server – The Edge Transport Role

Filed under: Exchange Server — Thomas Stensitzki at 9:47 pm on Sunday, February 16, 2020

The Exchange Edge server role was introduced with Exchange Server 2007. Back in those days, it was State-Of-The-Art to terminate protocol connections in the perimeter network, preferably on servers not being member servers of an internal Enterprise Active Directory. The Edge server role had been introduced by the Exchange product team to meet this design […]

Register Azure AD Pass-through agent manually

Filed under: Azure AD,PowerShell — Thomas Stensitzki at 1:26 pm on Monday, February 10, 2020
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Azure AD Pass-through authentication (PTA) recommends that you run at least three authentication agents to provide high availability for authentication. When you download and install the PTA agent, registering the PTA agent to Azure AD might fail. This happens most of the time when the network connectivity to Azure AD requires the use of a […]

Thomas’ Tech Talk YouTube Channel

Filed under: Exchange Server,Tech Talk — Thomas Stensitzki at 8:56 am on Friday, February 7, 2020

My new Tech Talk YouTube Channel (German) is online. I have published the first talk this week, covering the migration options for Exchange Server 2010. The upcoming end-of-life of Exchange Server 2010 on October 13th 2020 brings some challenges to Exchange organisations still running on 2010.   Enjoy.