30 mai 2010

How To Block A User From Sending & Receiving Emails Externally In Exchange 2010…

Some organizations have strict security policies when it comes to email. Most of you have seen a request from HR or Legal asking you to block a particular user (maybe a temp) from sending and receiving emails from outside the organization. This can be accomplished with transport rules or a combination of transport rule and shell command. We can configure a transport rule to block the user from sending emails externally. There are two options, either we can delete the emails which the user tries to send without notifying anyone... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Routing Behaviour Change When HUB and Mailbox Role Co-Exist On A DAG Member…

In Exchange 2010, the way emails get routed changes when you have a DAG member that hosts both the Mailbox and HUB transport role. This change was brought in to ensure the protection of messages while it uses Dumpster 2.0 For example, let’s say that I have a server named EXCH1 which hosts both Mailbox and HUB role. Emails that are sent to a mailbox in EXCH1 will be handled by the HUB transport role present on the same server. This is the default behaviour. Now, let’s say that we have a DAG with servers (EXCH1, EXCH2 etc)... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Network Adapter Configurations For DAG Members…

It is important to configure the network adapter settings correctly for a DAG member. Few points that need to be noted: Single NIC for DAG members is supported. All DAG members should have the same number of networks, MAPI and Replication networks. DAG members can have only one MAPI network and zero or more Replication networks. Persistent static routes are used to configure traffic in a replication network. It is recommended to have atleast two DAG networks, MAPI and a replication network. The MAPI network... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Hyper-V Update List - everything you need to know about Hyper-V hotfixes

I have a blogged about this before - but we maintain a list of all updates / hotfixes that have been released for Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2.  We update this list regularly - and have just rolled out the latest updates.  You can review the list here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff394763(WS.10).aspx You should make sure to check this article regularly as we are always updating it. We also have a similar list that we provide for Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008: ... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Microsoft Releases Virtualization Partner Profitability Toolkit

Every partner knows about the great opportunity to sell virtualization technology and services. For a while, that meant one thing: working exclusively with VMware. Times have changed. Microsoft’s virtualization technology is more affordable and seen by many as technically comparable, and the company is gaining market share. Indeed, Microsoft Hyper-V continued its ascent in Q409, growing 215 percent year over year, according to the market research firm, IDC. Nearly every VMware partner we talk to recognizes that Microsoft is... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Dress up your office wall with the Hyper-V component architecture poster

Hi, this is Bryon Surace again.  I’m a senior program manager on the Windows virtualization team at Microsoft.  I wanted to draw your attention to the new Hyper-V Component Architecture Poster.  The poster is a great visual tool to help in the understanding of the key features and components of the Hyper-V in Windows Server 2008 R2.  It highlights key Hyper-V components including: §  Architecture §  Virtual Networking §  Virtual Machine Snapshots §  Live... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Remote Desktop Connection Manager disponible

RDCMan gère plusieurs connexions Bureau à distance. Il est très utile pour la gestion des plateformes serveurs où vous avez besoin d'un accès régulier à chaque machine tels que les centres de données. Il est similaire à la MMC Bureau à distance, mais il est plus flexible et plus complet. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=4603c621-6de7-4ccb-9f51-d53dc7e48047 http://blogs.technet.com/b/windows7/archive/2010/05/28/remote-desktop-connection-manager-disponible.aspx
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30 mai 2010

Linux P2V With DD and VHDTool – EASY and CHEAP!

So I’ve been busy the last two week getting ready for TechEd (WAHOO!) where I’m co-presenting two sessions this year.  One of the sessions is all about Linux on Hyper-V.  To get ready, I’ve been working though lots of the common operational tasks including (as you know P2V) migrations. I mentioned to my buddy Alexander Lash (my partner in crime at TechEd 2008 where we presented a great session on Hyper-V Scripting) all the challenges of Linux P2V migrations, and he mentioned an easy way to do it using DD and VHDTool. ... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Livre blanc : Application Virtualization 4.6 for Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services

http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/5/E/25EEFF4E-A81A-464F-9AB1-98FA1EF755AA/App-V Remote Desktop Services.docx source : http://blogs.technet.com/b/windows7/archive/2010/05/28/livre-blanc-application-virtualization-4-6-for-windows-server-2008-r2-remote-desktop-services.aspx
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17 mai 2010

Les annonces de Citrix lors de la conférence Synergy de San Francisco

Mise à jour de HDX « Nitro ». Citrix  a fait évoluer, sa technologie de bureau haute définition qui permet le démarrage instantané des applications sur les postes de travail virtuels, et diverses autres techniques pour optimiser l'expérience utilisateur à travers différents dispositifs et connexions réseau. Elle augmenterait jusqu'à 300% la vitesse des bureaux virtuels, offrirait une fonction d'impression plus rapide, et l'optimisation WAN. Nitro sera intégré dans les prochaines versions de XenDesktop et XenApp.- Technologie... [Lire la suite]
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