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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08/22/2014 - 8:00am

TechEd Europe session selection not good news for on-premises customers or independent voices

Those of you who plan to go to TechEd EMEA in Barcelona at the end of October might be disappointed to discover the lack of independent advice that....More
08/21/2014 - 8:00am

Another opportunity for automation in eDiscovery for SharePoint 2013 and Exchange 2013

Why is it that anything that involves co-operation between Exchange 2013 and SharePoint 2013 is quite so hard to setup and fragile to manage? It....More
08/19/2014 - 8:00am

The joy of an impractical 100,000 Exchange 2013 mailbox configuration

Last November, I wrote about some configurations advanced by Hitachi and IBM that appeared to meet the storage needs of 120,000 Exchange 2013....More
08/14/2014 - 8:00am

Rapid development in Office 365 reflects current software engineering practice

The old carefully-paced world of software engineering worked well at a time when everyone accepted that it took time to design, program, test, and....More
08/13/2014 - 3:46am

Update causes Outlook 2013 to fail to open archive mailboxes

I don’t tend to pay much attention to my archive mailbox. It sits there in the list of resources opened by Outlook but I never really feel the....More
08/12/2014 - 7:00am

2TB seems like such a good size for a mailbox database

I am sometimes asked about how large an Exchange mailbox database should be allowed to grow. In an era of ever-swelling mailboxes, it’s a good....More
08/07/2014 - 4:58am

Why an Office 365 update caused the Exchange 2013 HCW to crash

The publication of KB2988229 on July 30 and an accompanying EHLO post provided formal acknowledgement that a problem exists with the Exchange 2013....More
08/05/2014 - 9:00am

Exchange 2007 approaching the end of the line - slowly

Alongside the release of Exchange 2013 CU5 on May 27, Microsoft also issued roll-up update 6 (RU6) for Exchange 2010 SP3. The new update contains no....More
07/31/2014 - 9:00am

Office 365 by the numbers - an ever-increasing trajectory

Last November, I attempted to figure out how many Office 365 paid subscribers Microsoft had signed up on the basis of their reported $1.5 billion....More
07/29/2014 - 8:00am

Yammer - a technology still looking for a solution?

The news that Yammer co-founder David Sacks is leaving Microsoft comes as no surprise. It is the nature of the beast that those who create a....More
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On-premises and cloud-based Microsoft Exchange Server and all the associated technology that runs alongside Microsoft's enterprise messaging server.

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