Create a DAG with Exchange 2013 – Troubleshooting

Hi, A lot of you tried to create a DAG (database Availability Group) with Microsoft Exchange 2013. Me too…So a lot of you get many errors when you tried to add DAG member. Most of issues are found with the couple Active Directory under Windows Server 2012 + Exchange Server 2013. Most of issues and error list below are not present if you are using an Active Directory under Windows Server 2008 R2. So you’ve Continue reading Create a DAG with Exchange 2013 – Troubleshooting

SharePoint 2013 Upgrade Overview

Upgrade is safer than before The upgrade from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 was not easy and could become very complex if you get a lot of custom apps and customizations. Microsoft try to offer better availability of data during the migration and offer different solution to get a safer migration: Removal in place version to version migration Adding site collection health check to verify if you site collection will be migrate correctly to SharePoint 2013 Continue reading SharePoint 2013 Upgrade Overview

Microsoft Exchange 2013 Installation

Well we have to start somewhere, so let start by the installation. You will find the preview version here. The Exchange is only for x64bits architecture and you need at least Windows Server 2008 R2 sp1 Standard. I will do the install on a Virtual machine with 80go of Disk and 8g of memory (need at least 4go). Assign at least 60g for a test (40 is not enough). Windows Server 2012 RC will use Continue reading Microsoft Exchange 2013 Installation

What’s new in Microsoft Exchange 2013 Preview

The preview version has been release the 16th of July. There is many changes in this version. I think Microsoft continue to push his customer on the cloud. Small company should finish in the cloud and big ones in an hybrid configuration. In this Article I will present some big improvement of this new version and in next blog posts I will describe some of them. Let’s go! Exchange Administration Center (EAC) The new EAC Continue reading What’s new in Microsoft Exchange 2013 Preview

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2013 Preview Release

Microsoft has just release his new version of Sharepoint in preview realease. Sharepoint Foundation 2013 Preview Sharepoint Server 2013 Preview Sharepoint Designer 2013 Microsoft has release some documentation regarding those product. You can find them here