Exchange Server

Exchange Server

support storing exchange data on VMDKs on file shares(nfs/smb)

With the great move to virtualization we would like to have nfs/smb support to store the database files, meaning that we can haves support to present VMDKs hosted on NFS/SMB to the OS and host databases on them, this will be great for small and large enterprises due to the simplicity of nas based deployments...

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134 votes

Exchange Server

Alerts Admin during DAG Failover Events

When DAG database failover event occurs alert admins through E-mail notification to notify over this event to take action, we have script which checks the database distribution on the Exchange Servers and when it finds any discrepancy in the distribution triggers an Email with the details with which we come to know about the issue and start the investigation, It would be good if this is automated with a Option in EAC... more »

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0 votes

Exchange Server

Simplify the "Simplify the OWA URL" Process

I doubt you'll find an organization that has intentionally chosen to force their users to go to "https://mail.company.com/owa"; nearly everyone wants the "simple URL" of "http://mail.company.com". Instead of publishing a lengthy process for simplifying the URL (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa998359(v=exchg.150).aspx) or having consultants simplify it their own way through one of the many other methods,... more »

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7 votes

Exchange Server

AutoMapping for MailEnabled Security Groups

You can set the AutoMapping feature when adding individual users to Shared Mailboxes.

However, this facility is not available for Security Groups.

 

A lot of organisations tend to link Security Groups to Shared Mailboxes as part of their designs, which is frustrating when AutoMapping doesn't work.

 

Would be good to solve this MS.

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15 votes

Exchange Server

PAL tool treshold file for Exchange 2013

PAL (http://pal.codeplex.com/) is the best tool to assist with Exchange performance issues. The tool helps with the creation of performance monitor counter logs and analyzing the logs against a threshold file. Unfortunately there's no threshold file for Exchange 2013 and the author of the 2010 versions doesn't respond to email. It would be great if the Exchange Team could support this, the tool is just as valuable as... more »

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13 votes