Upgrading Exchange Server 2013 to SP1

Upgrading Exchange Server 2013 to SP1 is easy and straightforward. In this blog we will learn some best practices before we plan to upgrade. Best Practices 1) Perform a complete backup of Exchange Database Files. 2) Perform Active Directory System State Backup (Just for Precaution). 3) Schedule a downtime for … Continue reading

How to Install Exchange Server 2013 – Active Directory Design Continued …..

In this blog we will be installing Exchange Server 2013 in an Active Directory Site Re-designed. If you already have an Active Directory which has Exchange Server 2010 with improper design. Plan to fix it before deploying Exchange Server 2013, since AD Sites and Services plays a major role for … Continue reading

How to Install Exchange Server 2013 – Active Directory Design

In this blog post we will be exploring some best practices on how to design Active Directory for introducing Exchange Server 2013. Ever since Exchange 2000 was introduced I have seen in my past experience many people design active directory by placing all Domain Controllers in Default-First-Site-Name. This in turn … Continue reading

How to Install Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 on Windows Server 2012

In this blog post we will be exploring Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Setup on a Windows Server 2012 Member server. Minimum Permission Requisites The account with which we are going to install Exchange Server 2013 should be a member of Enterprise Admins Group and Schema Admins Group. Scenario Domain Name … Continue reading