Tony Redmond

Senior Contributing Editor, Windows IT Pro

Tony Redmond is a senior contributing editor for Windows IT Pro and the author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Inside Out (Microsoft Press) and Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out: Mailbox and High Availability (Microsoft Press, October 2013).

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07/03/2014 - 8:00am

Two recent Microsoft changes affecting Office 365; one reversed, one partially

The law of unintended consequences was in full flow lately when two well-intended actions provoked some interesting reactions....More
07/01/2014 - 8:00am

Directory flaw led to Exchange Online outage

As we all know, Exchange Online experienced a 7-hour outage that affected North American customers on June 24. The episode followed an outage for....More
06/26/2014 - 8:00am

Why running Exchange on Azure is an unattractive proposition

Well over a year ago, I wrote about the first reports of running Exchange 2013 on Azure and noted that this might represent a future deployment....More
06/24/2014 - 8:00am

Keeping up to date with what's been happening with Set-MailboxDatabase

No matter how long you work with software, it’s impossible to master every possible detail, especially when you’re talking about a....More
06/19/2014 - 8:00am

Is Microsoft really saying "don't virtualize" Exchange?

Microsoft’s embrace of simplicity in all things to do with Exchange 2013 might have the unexpected side-effect of turning customers away from....More
06/17/2014 - 8:00am

Nothing to fear in MAPI over HTTP

Microsoft’s decision to move away from the time-honoured RPC interprocess connection mechanism and replace it with a new approach where Outlook....More
06/12/2014 - 8:00am

OWA for Android debuts but leaves on-premises customers waiting

The Twittersphere erupted yesterday after Microsoft made a “pre-release” version of the long-awaited Outlook Web App (OWA) for Android....More
06/10/2014 - 10:00am

Encrypting email in transit makes a heap of sense

Mainstream media such as the Washington Post (which, as someone living in Ireland, is high on my daily must-read list) got quite excited about Google....More
06/05/2014 - 9:00am

How flawed firmware can really give your DAG some replication headaches

The IBM service bulletin titled “Affected ServeRAID controllers inadvertently supported hard drive sector size 512e and 4k - IBM Servers....More
06/03/2014 - 8:00am

The cyborgs are coming or how Microsoft "Clutter" will help you to do a better job of processing email

I’m a big fan of machine learning. That is, if it helps users work smarter. A long time ago (1988), I worked on an artificial intelligence....More
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