Category Archives: Tools

Azure Cloud Shell Everywhere

WOW! Microsoft did it again! If you didn’t saw the announcements at the Microsoft Build 2017 Conference, you should! They announce a lot of new things, but regarding Azure one…

Installing Visual Studio Code

There are many ways to provision VMs in Microsoft Azure, one of them is using Templates feature. When using templates we need to work on Azure Resource Manager JSON files….

Performing daily task with PowerShell to manage Hyper-V Server

As a virtualization administrator, you will come across a lot of scenarios where you will need to create, modify, move, export, and other tasks to manage your virtual machines every…

Certificate Expiration Alerting

Hi folks, Microsoft Lync Server and Microsoft Exchange Server utilize certificates to manage encryption and authentication. When certificates expire unexpectedly, network administrators are under pressure to resolve the problem quickly….

Announcing Additional Upgrade Scenarios for the Exchange Server 2010 Deployment Assistant

Hi folks, Today the MSExchangeTeam has just announced the content missing on the first release of the assistant. You can check the assistant out at http://technet.microsoft.com/exdeploy2010 In November, we launched…

Announcing The Office Communications Server Remote Connectivity Analyzer

Hello folks, Do you remember Exchange Server Remote Connectivity Analyzer (https://www.testexchangeconnectivity.com/)? Well, now we have a similar tool for OCS as well, check this out: https://www.testocsconnectivity.com/ Summary: Following on the…

Office Communications Server 2007 Edge Planning Tool

The Edge Planning Tool for Office Communications Server 2007 is a tool that takes a user through a set of interview questions regarding the proposed or current edge server deployment….

Planning Tool for Office Communications Server 2007

Hello folks, The planning tool provides you prescriptive guidance to get you started with planning your Office Communications Server 2007 topology. The tool asks you a series of interview questions…

New release of the Microsoft Transport Suite

Hello Folks, A new release of Microsoft Transport Suite was released today. Microsoft Transporter Suite is a set of interoperability and migration tools to migrate content from Lotus Domino servers…

Managing Active Directory through PowerShell

Hello folks, Quest (www.quest.com) has released a free tool called ActiveRoles Management Shell for Active Directory that is a set of PowerShell commands (CMDLETs). Inside of this tool we have got some…