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).

Posts by Tony Redmond

The fallacy of the workstation File Share Witness

10/23/2014 - 8:00am
The hoary old theory that you can use a Windows 7/8 workstation to act as the witness server for an Exchange Database Availability Group (DAG) has......

Appointments reappear in OWA calendar as one Chrome bug is fixed

10/20/2014 - 8:00am
Users of Outlook Web App (OWA) who like to use the Chrome browser have run into choppy waters recently. As it turns out, three distinct problems are......

Why Exchange Online now preserves BCC and DL information in message headers

10/16/2014 - 8:00am
If you browse the Office 365 roadmap, you might come across “Preserving DL membership and BCC for Exchange In-place hold” as one of the......

Microsoft turns off the last public folder in their internal Exchange deployment

10/14/2014 - 8:00am
News has emerged from Microsoft that they managed to shut off the last on-premises public folder in September 2014, some 18 years after the original......

Exchange: the gateway drug to the cloud

10/10/2014 - 9:00am
In an unsurprising comment, at least to me, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said at the recent Gartner conference that: “Office 365 is the new......

Google Chrome and Office Servers - the continuing saga

10/09/2014 - 8:00am
Following along from the showModalDialog fiasco affecting Outlook Web App (OWA) and the Exchange Administration Center (EAC) in Exchange 2013,......

Email and the evolving state of Office 365 collaboration features

10/07/2014 - 10:00am
Reading the report describing how Thierry Breton, the Chairman and CEO of Atos has been attempting to eradicate email when it comes to......

A personal view of the HP split

10/06/2014 - 11:56am
The news that HP plans to split itself into two separate companies, broadly speaking one to cover the enterprise space (servers, software, and......

Memories of Microsoft IT's 7-node mega-Exchange 2003 cluster

10/02/2014 - 8:02am
Depending on your taste and the topic under discussion, nostalgia can be either mind-bendingly boring or terrifically interesting. A few weeks ago, I......

The best Exchange documentation update ever?

09/30/2014 - 9:00am
I received quite a few messages after discussing how the recent Microsoft layoffs had affected some of the technical writers who covered topics such......