About Me

  My name is Nicolas Blank, I live in Cape Town, South Africa. I am a Microsoft Exchange MVP (10 years) and a Microsoft Certified Master in Exchange 2010 and Office 365, and Microsoft Certified Solutions Master in Exchange 2013. I spend most of my time in the messaging world, and Exchange is a particular […]

Jetstress Field Guide Released

Posted Posted in Anouncements, Documentation, Exchange

Jetstress for Exchange 2010, Exchange 2007  and Exchange 2003 have been written about for a while, however, we haven’t had the official word on planning, installing and configuring Jetstress, as well as once it’s run how to accurately read and interpret Jetstress reporting data. Today a post appeared on the EHLO Blog advertising the availability […]

Don’t call the Night Nurse – How To Upgrade Exchange 2010 Licensing from Exchange 2010 Standard to Exchange 2010 Enterprise

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A customer of mine deployed Exchange 2010 and then licensed it as Exchange 2010 Standard by applying the applicable license key – However soon afterwards they realised that they could not do a bunch of things that needed Exchange Enterprise features such as deploy more than 5 Databases. To recap – The Exchange product key […]