Monthly Archives: October 2012

Technology: Microsoft Launches Windows 8 and Surface RT

I noticed that my post yesterday didn’t post.  So, I will celebrate the day after.   Microsoft launched Windows 8 and Surface RT on 10/26/2012.   Learn more here. Advertisements

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Technology: Installing Windows 2012 Server

Microsoft released Windows Server 2012 a couple months ago.   I decided it was time to build a base VM so that I could build out my Exchange 2013 and Lync 2013 lab.  I documented the Server 2012 install.   Windows Server … Continue reading

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Technology: Lync 2013 on a Mac

I have been working with alot of customers with Mac’s.   They have been asking me how does Lync 2013 work on a Mac.   Microsoft has Lync 2011 client for a Mac. Today, I ran some tests with the Lync 2011 … Continue reading

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Technology: Configuring TMG for accessing Office 365 Lync

I encountered some issues accessing Lync in O365.  I ran the connectivity test (at:  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2409256) and noticed that even though I created an “Allow outbound” rule through TMG, the tests were failing.  So, I went through the TMG config and opened up … Continue reading

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Technology: Office 2013, Exchange 2013, SharePoint 2013, and Lync 2013 RTM’s

On October 11, Microsoft released to manufacturing the latest versions of: Office 2013 SharePoint 2013 Exchange 2013 and Lync 2013 (My Favorite) More information can be found at:   http://blogs.office.com/b/office-news/archive/2012/10/11/office-reaches-rtm.aspx

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