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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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Support for Catch-all mailbox

Please add support for a catch-all mailbox. There are certainly downsides to it, but it would make some transitions much easier. For instance a migration from another groupware solution with complex SMTP rewrite/redirection rules. (i.e. Procmail/postfix). Transitioning can be daunting if it is not certain all SMTP addresses are correctly transfer on Exchange.
There are some blogs that use Transport rules, such as this... more »

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Exchange 2013 Discovery Target

In Exchange 2013, there are many options available when running a search cmdlet in PowerShell in particular to target those results to a Discovery Mailbox of your choice (i.e. New-MailboxSearch -TargetMailbox), but this option does not exist in the Exchange Admin Center. Allowing these options in the EAC will be helpful for non Exchange Admins, such as Compliance Officers to perform their daily tasks.

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EOP DLP Reporting to On-Premise Exchange 2013

Exchange Online Protection offers some great compliance functionality in the cloud such as real-time DLP policy and rule matching. Adding these reporting features would be a great addition to the On-Premises product and helpful for validating localized transport of email containing PCI or PII data.

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Explicit RBAC Role for Backup Vendor Delegation

Current backup vendors (symantec, netapp, veeam) require unscoped "Organisational Management " permissions to allow exchange backups to occur because Backup Vendors products do not understand RBAC.
This is due to the fact that "organisational management" is the only RBAC role that has explicit permissions on exchange objects in the configuraiton container right down to DAG, Database and Server objects.
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Read Only Permissions on User Mailboxes

Create a function in the EAC that would can grant read only permissions to a user's primary and archive mailbox, then turn on the auto-mapping feature for the requestor. Currently our only option is to recursively run set-mailboxfolderpermissions against the user's mailbox. The archive on the other hand requires full mailbox permissions or full delegation to view. This would be beneficial to maintain business continuity... more »

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Public Folder Mailbox Allocation Policy

Max Concurrent connections to a PFMBX is 2,000.

 

automated load balancing by current algorithm is v.poor implementation for global environments.

 

Implement functionality of a Public Folder Mailbox Allocation Policy to refine algorithm to ensure PFMBX > Policy > Users and that this strictly obeyed.

 

ps document the algorithm in depth.

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