Monthly Archives: February 2013

Technology: Lync 2013 Planning Tool Released!

Microsoft just released the Lync 2013 version of the Planning Tool. This is a great tool to help you get started planning your Lync 2013 deployment. The tool can be downloaded from: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=36823 In this post, we walkthrough how to … Continue reading

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Technology: Adding a Windows 2012 Domain Controller to a Windows 2003/2008 Forest

In this post, I walk through the process of adding a Windows 2012 domain controller to an Active Directory forest that contains Windows 2008 domain controllers and is at the Windows 2003 Domain and Forest Functional Level To install the … Continue reading

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Technology: Lync 2013 Site Resiliency (Step 4)

In this post, I go over the steps to build a Lync 2013 environment that is site resilient.   This means that the Lync service is running in two different geographic locations such that if a disaster happens at one location, … Continue reading

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Technology: Adding a Second Lync Front End Server to a Pool (Step 3)

·We have been building a Lync 2013 environment in an Enterprise configuration.  This is the third step in the process.  Here is a recap of what has been done in the prior posts. o In Step 1: We built the … Continue reading

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