M. Omer Siddiqui's Blog

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August, 2012

  • Windows Server Blog

    Your Guide to the Latest Windows Server Product Information. Please review all the articles at http://blogs.technet.com/b/windowsserver/ Read my favorites blogs: Designing a backup less Exchange 2010 Architecture Step by step guide for upgrading Active...
  • Released: Update Rollup 8 for Exchange 2007 Service Pack 3

    On August 13th 2012, the Exchange CXP team released Update Rollup 8 for Exchange Server 2007 SP3 to the Download Center. This update contains a number of customer reported and internally found issues. See KB 2734323 Description of Update Rollup 8 for...
  • Released: Update Rollup 4 for Exchange 2010 Service Pack 2

    On August 13th 2012, the Exchange CXP team released Update Rollup 4 for Exchange Server 2010 SP2 to the Download Center. This update contains a number of customer reported and internally found issues. See KB 2706690 Description of Update Rollup 4 for...
  • Managing The New Exchange

    Last week, we announced The New Exchange . Today, we are excited to share its new, refreshed management experience. For folks familiar with Exchange 2010 , there are 3 ways to manage Exchange: the Exchange Management Console (EMC), the Exchange Control...
  • Private Cloud Evaluation Guide

    The Private Cloud Evaluation Guide is built to give our customers the necessary information to evaluate the private cloud. In the evaluation guide, you will go through an entire scenario that you can use to evaluate the private cloud on your own premises...
  • The New OWA Rocks Tablets and Phones!

    Last week, we shared information about The New Exchange . Today we’re delighted to share some of the exciting new developments in Outlook Web App (OWA). The primary purpose of OWA is to give Exchange users access to their mailboxes from anywhere through...
  • Building Windows 8

    I believe everyone is now talking about Windows Server 8. Its great product and our customers and partners have been enjoying this product since its pre-release versions. Read all the Windows 8 blogs at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/b8/ Read my favorites blogs...
  • Windows Server and Cloud Platform

    What’s new in Windows Server. Read at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/new.aspx Read my favorites blogs: Designing a backup less Exchange 2010 Architecture Step by step guide for upgrading Active Directory from Microsoft Windows 2003 to Microsoft...
  • Windows Server 2012 released to manufacturing!

    Howdy! Today is the day we’ve all been waiting for. I’m proud to announce that Windows Server 2012 has been released to manufacturing. That means the final code is complete and we are delivering it to our hardware and software vendor partners this week...