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Windows Server 2012 Beta Essentials Post 3: The Client View

In two previous posts, I talked about the installation process for Windows Essentials Server 2012 Beta and some of the configuration process. In this post, I am going to show the same lab environment with configuring a pair of clients, a Windows 7 client and a Windows Server 2008 R2 server. The Windows 7 Client …

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Random Thoughts from TechEd NA 2012

I attended TechEd NA this year, making this the seventh year in a row I attended.  This year, I was a paid attendee, rather than working the Hands-On Lab area, which meant I was able to interact with more booths and see more sessions than usual.  My various unstructured thoughts follow in the hope you …

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Using UDP-SIP with Exchange UM and Lync 2010

Attachment: https://bennettadelson.wordpress.com/2012/06/04/using-udp-sip-with-exchange-um-and-lync-2010/kamailio-cfg/ (remember to change extension) Attachment: asterisk.tar.gz (remember to change extension) I am working on and off with a client that is deploying Exchange 2010 Unified Messaging and Lync 2010 in their environment. They want to use Exchange UM with a hosted SIP-based VoIP system from a provider that I will refer to as “PhoneCo” for …

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Office 365 E-Mail Migration Performance

Last month Microsoft released a document outlining Exchange Online Migration Performance.  You can find the article here. While it’s not a bad read at 26 pages, I will highlight some of the important pieces. It’s always important to keep in mind the data and how it will get to Office 365 when considering moving to …

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Exchange 2010 RTM Setup Fails with Event ID 1002

While working through an Exchange 2010 RTM installation (to be updated to SP2 of course when the time came) at a customer site, we ran into an error that at first had us baffled: Exchange Server component Mailbox Role failed. Error: Error: The following error was generated when “$error.Clear(); $name = [Microsoft.Exchange.Management.RecipientTasks.EnableMailbox]::DiscoveryMailboxUniqueName; $dispname = [Microsoft.Exchange.Management.RecipientTasks.EnableMailbox]::DiscoveryMailboxDisplayName; …

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System Center User Group – Embracing the Consumerization of IT

Presented by Jason Roundy & David Glass – Quest Software Wednesday April 11th, 2012 from 5:45pm – 7pm Register Here The culture of work is changing. Tech-savvy and always-connected people want faster, more intuitive technology, uninterrupted services and freedom to work anywhere, anytime, on a variety of devices. It’s time to give people the freedom …

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Windows 8 Road Show slides

I would like to thank all those who attended the Bennett Adelson Windows 8 Preview Roadshow.  In all, we had almost 100 attendees, many good conversations and received  a lot of great feedback.  We enjoyed putting on the event and hope that you will join us for the upcoming System Center 2012 Roadshow……..Details to be released …

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Windows 8 Road Show!

  Windows 8 Server Road Show Do Way More with Way Less (Money, Effort & Time) You’re hearing about Windows 8 Server, but why should you care? IT continues to feel budget pressure as businesses try to increase efficiency and resource utilization. In today’s Technology Roadmap, you saw some of how current technology can help …

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Windows 8 Consumer Release – Notes from the field

As if there won’t be enough tidbits of information coming out about Windows 8 now that it is a bit more polished. I will post things as I discover them and think they are useful. First Impressions First off, Windows 8 is very similar to Windows 7. I have yet to find something that I …

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview Available!

The Consumer Preview of Windows 8 is available for download. This release is the first official Windows 8 build drop from Microsoft since the Developer Preview, which was released last September. This was downloaded quite rapidly, surpassing the 500,000 downloads mark within 24 hours of release, and the 3 million mark by December, so I …

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