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Summary of year 2013

The final post of this year is a summary of 2013, the year that gave my career a real boost. Before this year started I had a few goals, one of them was to get the MCM/MCSM: Exchange approved from the company I’m working for. This was accomplished and a few weeks later it was announced that Microsoft Learning cancelled them. On the private level I proposed to my fiancée and we are getting married in May 2014 :). Regarding work and projects, I’ve been involved in a few great…

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Exchange 2013, Office 365

Part 8: Configuring Coexistence Manager for Notes with Office 365

Published: 2013-12-20 Updated: – Version: 1.0 Since the previous post took us through the technical prerequisites, these should now be ready and in place for installing and configuring Coexistence Manager for Notes (CMN). Before going into any details, if you are planning to do have a coexistence scenario between Domino and Exchange, you may want to consider using Dell Software’s Coexistence Manager for Notes. However, one important thing to mention is that there is a requirement from the vendor, to use certified people for the project. This blog post is…

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Exchange 2013, Office 365

Part 7: Configuring Coexistence Manager for Notes with Exchange 2013 On-premise

Published: 2013-11-11 Updated: – Version: 1.0 The previous post took us through the technical prerequisites, these should now be ready and in place before installing and configuring Coexistence Manager for Notes (CMN). Before going into any details, if you are planning to do have a coexistence scenario between Domino and Exchange, you may want to consider using Dell Software’s Coexistence Manager for Notes. However, one important thing to mention is that there is a requirement from the vendor, to use certified people for the project. This blog post is based…

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Exchange 2013, Office 2013, Uncategorized

Part 6: Prerequisites for Coexistence between Domino and Exchange 2013/Office 365

Published: 2013-10-08 Updated: – Version: 1.0 This post will focus on having the technical prerequisites ready and in place for a successful Domino/Notes coexistence deployment. Before going into any details, if you are planning to do have a coexistence scenario between Domino and Exchange, you may consider to use Dell Software’s Coexistence Manager for Notes. One important thing to mention is that there is a requirement from the vendor, to use certified people for the project. This blog post is based on Coexistence Manager for Notes version 3.5.0.29 Read the…

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Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013

Bulk import PST files – [updated] v1.1

Just wrote a basic script for importing PST files into mailboxes, that I want to share with the community. It is designed to check for PST files in the specified folder. Based on the filenames (of the PST files) it then verifies that a mailbox can be found. This is done by using the filename and adding the @ character and the domain value into a string value. If there is a match, it returns a value of $True and the script continues with running the New-MailboxImportRequest cmdlet. The script…

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Exchange 2013, Office 365

Part 5: Migrating Resources Mailboxes, Mail-In databases and Groups

Published: 2013-08-07 Updated: – Version: 1.0 This post will focus on migrating Groups, Mail-In databases and Resources from Domino/Notes migration to Exchange On-premise or Office 365. Before going into any details, if you are planning to do a migration from Domino and want to use Dell Software’s Notes Migrator for Exchange, it is important to mention that there is a requirement from the vendor to use certified people for the project. This blog post is based on Notes Migration for Exchange version 4.7.0.82. Read the other parts: Part 1: Migrations…

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Exchange 2013, Office 365

Part 4: Migrating Domino/Notes to Office 365

Published: 2013-07-03 Updated: – Version: 1.0 This post will focus on migrating from Domino/Notes migration to Office 365. Before going into any details, if you are planning to do a migration from Domino and want to use Dell Software’s Notes Migrator for Exchange, it is important to mention that there is a requirement from the vendor to use certified people for the project. This blog post is based on Notes Migration for Exchange version 4.7.0.82. If you would like to read the other parts: Part 1: Migrations – Overview Part…

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Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013, Office 365

Part 3: Migrating Domino/Notes to Exchange 2013 On-premise

Published: 2013-06-21 Updated: – Version: 1.0 This post will focus on migrating Domino/Notes to Exchange 2013 On-premise. Before going into any details, if you are planning to do a migration from Domino and want to use Dell Software’s Notes Migrator for Exchange, it is important to mention that there is a requirement from the vendor to use certified people for the project. This blog post is based on Notes Migration for Exchange version 4.7.0.82. If you would like to read the other parts see the section “See the other parts”…

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Exchange 2013, Office 365

Part 2: Prerequisites for Domino/Notes migrations

Published: 2013-06-06 Updated: – Version: 1.0 This post will focus on having the technical prerequisites ready and in place for a successful Domino/Notes migration. Before going into any details, if you are planning to do a migration from Domino and want to use Dell Software’s Notes Migrator for Exchange, it is important to mention that there is a requirement from the vendor to use certified people for the project. If you would like to read the other parts, see the end section of post Migration Accounts I recommend using three…

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Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013, Office 365, PowerShell

Migration Preparation script

This script idea came up after being involved in a migration project. Published: 2013-05-22 Updated: 2013-05-24 Version: 1.1 It’s purpose with this script is for getting Quest Migration Manager (QMM) being able to match objects between domains. In a scenario with one-way trust and not being able to use Quest Migration Manager AD or any other tool for providing the SIDHistory into the AD objects. Users, mailboxes and mail contacts are already created, where the contacts are used for having a global address list (GAL) object they can send emails…

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