It’s less than a month until Exchange 2007 is end of life. Here are your options.

It’s hard to believe that it’s ten years since Exchange Server 2007 arrived, bringing with it first version of the technology Exchange and Office 365 users take for granted every single day. In my view, it was the first version of Exchange that really brought something revolutionary compared to equivalents of the time. Sure, Exchange…

Modern Attachments in Exchange 2016

Introduction The new versions of Office and Exchange bring improvements that make it much easier for people to use email to work together on documents. In this tip we’ll look at how to use new features in Exchange Server 2016 and Outlook 2016 to work quicker and smarter. Modern Attachments in Outlook 2016 If you…

Migrating a small organization from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016

In the final part of this series, we’ll begin the migration of mailboxes to Exchange Server 2016. After this completes we will decommission Exchange Server 2010. Migrating Mailboxes to Exchange 2016 Migrating the Pilot Group Before migrating mailboxes en-mass to Exchange 2016, it’s important to validate that you’ve had an opportunity to identify any issues…

Migrating a small organization from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016 Part 3

In the previous article in this series, we began the post installation configuration of Exchange 2016 and made changes to client access. In this part of the series we will configure transport and mailbox databases, then begin preparing for the migration from Exchange 2010. Completing Post Installation Configuration Configuring Receive Connectors We’ll need to ensure…

Migrating a small organization from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016 Part 3

In the first two parts of this series we performed the basic design and implementation of Exchange Server 2016 into our organization. In this part of the series, we’ll perform the first post-configuration steps. Post-Installation Configuration Changes Checking Exchange After Installation After installation completes we will ensure that the new Exchange Server is available. Choose…