M. Omer Siddiqui's Blog

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January, 2013

  • Managing OAB in Exchange Server 2013

    The Exchange team blog article OAB in Exchange Server 2013 introduced the new Offline Address Book (OAB) generation and distribution architecture in Exchange Server 2013. Take a few moments to visit the article if you haven’t seen it yet or re-visit it...
  • How to write an Exchange 2013 transport agent

    What is a Transport Agent? Transport agents allow Microsoft, developers in your organization and third-party vendors to hook into the Exchange transport pipeline with their code to process messages (e.g. an antivirus scanner for incoming email messages...
  • Exchange 2013 Server Role Architecture

    A must read blog for all Exchange gurus! The Past: Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 In 2005, we set out developing Exchange 2007. During the preliminary planning of Exchange 2007, we realized that the server architecture model had to evolve to deal with...