MCS UK Unified Communications Blog

All things UC related from Microsoft Consulting Services UK : architecture, best practice, news for Exchange and Lync, both on-premise and cloud

December, 2011

  • Using Word 2010 with TechNet Blog Platform

    This is obviously not a post about Exchange Server, but as a blogger I wanted to share this since it's been something that has been irritating me for some time… Basically I like to write in Word rather than Live Writer. Live Writer is great but I spend...
  • Database Maintenance in Exchange Server 2010

    If there is one area of Exchange 2010 that was poorly documented and poorly understood it has to be database maintenance.  The problem stemmed from the significant changes that we made in the store for Exchange 2010 and a confusion of terms. This...
  • The Office 365 Advisor

    If you are not sure which Office 365 plan is right for you, then you'll be pleased to hear that Microsoft has released the Office 365 Advisor . This is a tool that can help you find the right Office 365 plan and also estimate your costs. When you access...
  • Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack (SP2) is released!

    Last week when the internal announcement was made to say that SP2 had been completed and was scheduled for release, I added a few blog articles onto my “to do” list.  Imagine my surprise this morning when I woke up to find that the internets were...