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Virtually Connected - through Microsoft UC & Virtualization

  • Exchange 2010 EMC and Certificate failed revocation check error

    One of my customer had recently deployed Exchange 2010 and they had received the following error on EMC for certificate request I did a search on BING and found some blogs that helped us resolve the issue. Sharing it on my blog if you are in a similar...
  • Script options for migrating mailboxes from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010

    I recently came across a customer query of migrating mailboxes from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 via a script. Sharing the options that I had discussed with him (There could be more so please share your comments ) Option1 1. Create a text...
  • Microsoft Private Cloud Guided Labs available on TechNet

    Click on a link below to launch an interactive guided lab that will help you evaluate the Microsoft private cloud core capabilities of Infrastructure Management, Service Delivery & Automation, and Application Management. The following guided labs...
  • TechED 2012 India..12.15pm today

    I am presenting today at TechED India 2012 12.15pm...on Windows server 8 Hyper-V.. You can see it live too on MSN India Hope to see you in my session.
  • Exchange 2010 EMC–not able to view all objects

    In a recent installation of Exchange 2010 when we logged in using the Exchange Admin account for the FIRST time, we were not able to view all objects. It was similar to the issue reported on the post - http://qa.social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en...
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      My new interface on the public domain. Keep visiting my site.
  • Lync Server 2010 : Different Meet URLs query

    In one of my recent Lync 2010 deployments, I had to configure different meet url’s and multiple SIP Domains for the customer as it was a group of companies. The customer had a.com ,b.com and c.com configured in Exchange as accepted domain. The requirement...
  • SCOM 2007 R2 error–unable to connect to the specified Management Group

    In one of the recent SCOM deployments, I was getting the following error while launching the “Availability Report” . When I try to generate a availability report ,the report get generated and when I try to explore the view ( state view,event...
  • Lync 2010 NTLM sec policy mismatch error–cannot sign from XP clients

    I recently did a Lync EE deployment for a customer. Lync EE with Remote access was deployed. I got stuck at an issue wherein the Remote User was not able to sign-in. The clients that the customer had XP clients and the user was getting “Lync...
  • Microsoft VDI POC with High Availability

    Hi All, I had done a POC for MS VDI for a partner in the past and this has again come up for another POC :) so I am going to re-use what I did sometime back. I am happy :) If you have a smiliar requirement, may be this can help you too Refer...
  • Moved to a new Role in Microsoft as a MCS Consultant

    I am all excited :) and I am hoping to be regular on the blog site now. Stay tuned for more updates and thanks for visiting my blog so far.
  • Live Series by Partner Technical Services: Virtual Partner Day – Collaboration and Unified Communications

    Partner Technical Services are pleased to present this special Live Series event. This virtual partner day provides the opportunity to attend a choice of 26 live meeting sessions helping you to sell and deliver Microsoft collaboration and unified communication...
  • Slow Performance for Windows 2000 Hyper-V guest machine

    I recently came across a query wherein there was a performance issue for a Windows 2000 VM. The root cause for the issue was turned out to be the non support of Multiprocessor by Windows 2000. We followed the steps in the link and it worked like a charm...
  • Exchange 2007 SP3 is now available

    The Exchange Server 2007 SP3 bits are available online in 11 languages and it is available for both 32 / 64 bit platforms. Release note Release Notes and What's New in Exchange Server 2007 SP3 have also been published on the Microsoft TechNet site...
  • DPM 2010 upgrade (from DPM2007 SP1)

    I have recently completed one DPM upgrade project wherein the partner was running 2007SP1 x64 setup and the reasons for upgrade to DPM 2010 were obvious :) - Support for CSV and Live Migration - Exchange 2010 - SharePoint 2010 The current platform was ...
  • DPM - SMTP Server configuration error

    Hi all, I have received some calls from the partners wherein they have tried setting up the SMTP server configuration in DPM 2010 for notification and they have come across error : Details: An authentication error has occurred when trying to connect...
  • DPM 2010 installation (step by step)

    Great news… the product is now RTM, refer the DPM Blog for details The RTM Evaluation Software for DPM 2010 is available at: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/bb727240.aspx A single DPM server can protect – 100 production servers...
  • VPD April 2010 – Check Out

    I am presenting in the VPD, check out my last post on the list of the events. As I work on Microsoft Unified Communication and Virtualization, I am presenting 2 sessions in the event - Windows Server 2008 R2 - Remote Desktop Services Virtual Desktop Infrastructure...
  • Virtual Partner Days – Register Today

    The list of sessions is huge and you have an option to choose and select the sessions you want - A few things to keep in mind: · The event will be delivered online using Microsoft Live Meeting 2007, with the audio being broadcast over the Internet. ·...
  • Dynamic Memory and RemoteFx

    For e-readers, who have not yet seen the Virtualization team blog  - refer the links Remote FX : With Microsoft RemoteFX, users will be able to work remotely in a Windows Aero desktop environment, watch full-motion video, enjoy Silverlight animations...
  • Live Migration cluster – Configuring Networks

    Recently I have received many calls from partners on setting up network configuration in a Live Migration cluster. Microsoft had released a network configuration guide for reference. Refer the guide for details. You can refer the below extract from the...
  • Exchange Pre-Deployment Analyzer available for download

    A great reporting tool that was published on the Microsoft Download site yesterday. It will help consultants who are planning / performing the Exchange 2010 transitions in their companies or for their customers. The reports will alert you if there...
  • DPM 2007 SP1 setup - Reports not working

    Issue : When you click on Reporting tab you will get the following error message: "DPM could not connect to SQL Server Reporting Services Server because of IIS connectivity issues" Solution / workaround : I was recently working on one of my deployment...
  • Data Protection Manager 2010 RC (DPM 2010 RC)

    The RC bits for DPM2010 are available on CONNECT portal – use the link to download and test - download Jason Buffington had presented a webcast in the month of January (very useful and must watch) - if you missed the live event, you can still watch...
  • Windows 7 FREE E-BOOK

    Hello Readers, A great free eBook with some whitepapers are available for you that can help you expedite the deployment of Windows 7 in your managed IT environments - Deploying Windows® 7 Essential Guidance from the Windows 7 Resource Kit and TechNet...