Tony Redmond

Senior Contributing Editor, Windows IT Pro

Tony Redmond is a senior contributing editor for Windows IT Pro. His latest books are Office 365 for Exchange Professionals (eBook, May 2015) and Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out: Mailbox and High Availability (Microsoft Press, October 2013).


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Sep 15, 2015

Office 2016 - great for Office 365 but not so good for on-premises customers

Microsoft will formally release the new Office 2016 suite of desktop applications on September 22. It is natural to ask whether any compelling reason....More
Sep 14, 2015

Moving back to Windows Phone 8.1

Last Friday, I gave up on Windows 10 Mobile (build 10512). The new version of the O/S, which is still very much in beta, had been running on my Lumia....More
Sep 10, 2015

The acceleration of cloud email

As I have noted here before, many reports are generated or sponsored by companies who seek to create a reason why their products should be bought....More
Sep 08, 2015

Do other options exist if you don't like Office Delve?

In previous coverage of Office Delve and the functionality that it brings to Office 365 tenants, including how email attachments are surfaced, I....More
Sep 03, 2015

Father of PowerShell promoted to Microsoft Technical Fellow

The news that Jeffrey Snover has been promoted to Technical Fellow, the top of Microsoft’s technical career path, is very welcome. Apart from....More
Sep 01, 2015

Basic features in Exchange Online undermine case for third-party backups

We all know about the reports issued by companies that seek to create the need for their product. Various deficiencies are identified that just....More
Aug 27, 2015

ESEUTIL - even more evil for DAGs

All of the comments I included in my post “ESEUTIL – the evil utility” apply to both standalone servers and those who are members....More
Aug 25, 2015

SharePoint’s interesting hybrid cloud search service

Microsoft announced the availability of SharePoint 2016 Preview yesterday. As expected, This Office server is a tad behind its counterparts in the....More
Aug 20, 2015

Removing on-hold items from Exchange and SharePoint: unsupported but doable

The usual reason for placing a mailbox on hold is to retain its contents for some legal or regulatory purpose. However, the situation might arise....More
Aug 19, 2015

Windows 10 Build 10525, PowerShell, and Office 365

I’ve been a happy member of the Windows 10 Insider program since the program started and have been quite content to install new builds onto my....More
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