Office 365 – What does it mean for Exchange?

Earlier this week, Microsoft announced the next generation of their cloud online services, Office 365. This new suite of online services will offer Exchange Online, Sharepoint Online, Lync Online (the next generation of Office Communications Server) and the desktop Office Professional Plus suite. When it comes to messaging, the next generation of Exchange Online provides…

Set up Federated Free/Busy and Calendar Sharing between Exchange 2010 SP1 and Outlook Live [Updated]

PLEASE NOTE: This is NO LONGER supported and provided as-is for information ONLY. The information here relates to pre-Hybrid configurations that used the Consumer MFG. It does give you some background as to how Office 365 does Federation, though some steps have changed. For a modern “under the hood”, see this article. As organizations move to make use…