M. Omer Siddiqui's Blog

Infrastructure pieces on the web

September, 2013

  • Server Component States in Exchange 2013

    In Exchange 2013 we introduced the concept of “Server Component States”. Server Component State provides granular control over the state of the components that make up an Exchange Server from the point of view of the environment it is running in. This...
  • Assigning File Share permissions using Power Shell

    Recently I was working on some Power Shell scripts for configuring my Windows Server 2012 machines. One of the task was to create a File share on a remote server and then share it and then assign NTFS and Share permissions. Assigning NTFS permissions...
  • New Remote Connectivity Analyzer Tests for Mail Flow

    We’re happy to announce that we’ve added some tests to Microsoft Remote Connectivity Analyzer (RCA), to help you test your mail flow configuration. These tests are intended for customers who use the Exchange Online Protection service to perform spam and...