Stay Connected using Lync

Lync is the next generation of Microsoft’s Office Communications Server, and makes staying in touch with others even easier, more engaging and more intuitive. This single platform that integrates instant messaging, presence, audio, video, web conferencing and voice to bring people together in the ways they communicate best, with one interface that works with the…

Release to Manufacturing – Microsoft Lync 2010

On October 27, 2010 Microsoft Lync 2010 moved into the final engineering milestone – the next release of Office Communications Server and Communicator – also known as Release to Manufacturing, or RTM. For more information you can refer Kirk’s blogpost on the TechNet blog.

Download and Try: Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Release Candidate

  Lync Server 2010 ushers in a new connected experience transforming communication into an interaction that is more collaborative, engaging and accessible from any location with internet connectivity. A single interface unites voice, IM, audio-, video-, and web-conferencing into a richer, more contextual offering and a single identity makes it easier and more efficient for…

Outlook Errors : Send and receive e-mail errors – Part # 1

Outlook Send and receive e-mail errors: When you try to send and receive e-mail, you may receive an error message that is similar to one of the following: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it. The server could not be found. (Account:account name, POPserver:’mail’, Error Number: 0x800ccc0d) Task ‘server name…


Outlook Performance Series: Outlook 2007, POP3 & Windows Vista Issue – TCP Scaling

Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues – MS Outlook Performance Series – Part 5 Recently I was working with one of my customer, we came across a strange issue. He has MS Outlook 2007 which was running on Windows Vista. He updated that it takes long time to download an e-mail message from a POP3 server in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007….


IT Showcase: Exchange Server 2007 Design and Architecture at Microsoft

Ever wondered how a large enterprise plans and implements design and architecture of its next generation of messaging system? View this content to find out how the Microsoft IT messaging team will uncover these details.    Ever wondered how a large enterprise plans and implements design and architecture of its next generation of messaging system?…

Windows Mobile Device Management and Security Solutions – Planner’s Guide

Please find this useful article, which talks about how to handle Windows Mobile device management and its security solutions can be planned.  Because mobile devices share many of the same characteristics of desktop systems, there is growing interest in management solutions that can provide the same degree of assurance for asset management, inventory, and protection for mobile…


Deploying Windows Mobile 6 Powered Devices with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

This guide provides best practices and procedures for implementing a mobile messaging system with Windows Mobile 6 powered devices and Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. Topics include Exchange Server 2007, creating a protected communications environment, configuring Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006 or a third-party firewall, and mobile device management and configuration.


Step-by-Step Guide to Deploying Windows Mobile Powered Devices with Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 SP2

This guide begins by covering the essential elements of a mobile messaging system and then moves on to guidelines and resources for the deployment of a mobile messaging system, including setting up Microsoft ActiveSync technology for mobile access, creating a protected communications environment, and procedures for setting up and managing mobile devices