Best Practices for Troubleshooting OCS 2007 R2

Start with validating that the design meets the stated requirements in the OCS documentation Validate DNS is pointing to the right IP address on the right interface Validate Certificates Validate the the Edge Server has separate IP/Port Combinations Validate that each Edge Role has a separate FQDN’s for each external interface (internal interface should just…

Forecasting Exchange 2007 Mailbox Migrations

I had a customer request my assistance last week with forecasting how long a group of mailboxes would take to migrate. This particular organization wanted to perform the migrations after hours, to prevent their users from getting the error message in Outlook ‘The system administrator has made a change that requires you to restart Outlook.’ …