If you’re thinking of virtualising Exchange 2010 on VMware, you might want to consider your options…

Update: VMware have since changed their licencing slightly in response to customer outrage (in fact, this post was intented to help that along). vRAM allowances have been increased, but the fact still remains – Virtualizing Exchange on VMware can cost thanks to these changes. It’s not often I commentate on news, let along licensing changes…

Unified Messaging now supported in a virtual machine with Exchange Server 2010 SP1

The Unified Messaging role is a fantastic component of Exchange if you’ve got an on-premises phone system and currently have to run a separate voicemail system. The UM feature can not only replace your existing voicemail system, but it can also transcribe the messages into text for you, has great Outlook integration and provides voice…