Exchange 2010 (Part 3 of 4) – Installing the first Exchange 2010 server in an existing 2007 organization

Before proceeding with this step, it is assumed that proper planning has been performed (take advantage of the Exchange Server Deployment Assistant.). One of the most significant changes in Exchange 2010 is increased I/O efficiency. Just how much has I/O improved over previous versions of exchange? Over 90% more efficient than 2003 and more than…

Preparing for the transition from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010 (Part 1 of 4)

One of the requirements for Exchange 2010 is to have your Exchange 2007 servers upgraded to SP2 first. Download the update http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=4C4BD2A3-5E50-42B0-8BBB-2CC9AFE3216A&displayLang=en Update rollup 2 for Exchange 2007 SP2 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=FA83BE11-9D5E-47BC-9A51-A10986F22928&displaylang=en or check to see what the latest update is http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee221147(EXCHG.80).aspx Apply SP2 to the Exchange 2007 roles in this order: 1. CAS 2. UM 3.…