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Journey To My First Twenty Push-Up Per Set – Not Microsoft Exchange :P

Push-Up (or Press-Up)  are now one of the favorite exercise during my workout & you know what it really helps in building the upper body especially the shoulder / triceps & chest. As a beginner it was damn hard for … Continue reading

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A Walkthrough – Data Loss Prevention in Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

Introducing Data Loss Prevention – Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Let me start with the objective of Data Loss Prevention in Microsoft Exchange Server 2013(also called The New Exchange – a cloud centric messaging version) is to prevent accidental data loss … Continue reading

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Single Sign On using MS Directory Synchronization Tool – Enabling Password Sync

It all started with designing Hybrid project for one of my client where I was supposed to plan for single sign on and longtime back there was this feature extended to DirSync tool called as “Enable Password Synchronization” which came … Continue reading

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Sometimes, In My Heart A Feeling Emerges….Microsoft Exchange

If you ever loved Music and Microsoft Exchange… Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Mein Khayal Aata Hai I feel like a plane on a runaway about to lift off I feel like an ocean so deep, deep as my love You … Continue reading

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Deep Diving with Mail Routing Scenarios – Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

Scenario 1 – Incoming mail on multi-role server Internet email is received on port 25 of Frontend transport service running on CAS server and then it proxies to the Transport component of mailbox server on port 2525, the transport component … Continue reading

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Understanding Client Access Protocol Connectivity Flow – Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

Autodiscover (External Clients) – Exchange 2010 coexistence with Exchange 2013   Exchange 2010 Client queries internet DNS for autodiscover.contoso.com and connects to internet facing site Exchange 2013 CAS server and it then proxies the request to 2010 CAS server. CAS … Continue reading

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Microsoft Certified Master / Solution / Architect Exchange – Insider’s Views

Sad news out past week about retiring MCM/MCSM/MCA certifications and it has disappointed, discouraged & demotivated many of the Exchange experts who currently hold this certifications / about to give exams / who aim or prepare to be one of … Continue reading

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