Configuring Tombstone Lifetime (TSL) period

By default a tombstone lifetime is 180  days (it used to be 60 days on Windows Server 2003 R2), however we can change for any number that we like or…

How to configure server hostname in Red Hat Linux Enterprise Server

In RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) the administrator has several methods to define the server name. By default, the Linux has a static host name which is defined in the…

How to install Azure Storage Explorer on macOS

Microsoft Azure is a multi-platform solution, and for the IT Pro we can chose which platform we want to use to manage the servicem including macOS, Linux and Windows. Today,…

Installing Visual Studio Code

There are many ways to provision VMs in Microsoft Azure, one of them is using Templates feature. When using templates we need to work on Azure Resource Manager JSON files….

Techgenix Article: Manage on-premises servers using Azure Server Management Tool

Hello folks, Last week, I published an article explaining the process to configure SMT (Server Management Tool) which in Preview on Microsoft Azure. A second article is coming up and…

Installing Server Management tools

In this tutorial, we are going over the process to install the required software in a Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 to support SMT (Server Management Tools)…

Adding a domain in Azure Active Directory

Adding and validating a domain in Microsoft Azure using the new portal based on Azure Resource Manager (ARM). The new portal has been out there for a while, but since…

MSExchange.org Article: Removing domains in Office 365

Hello folks, I wrote an article for MSExchange.org explaining the process to remove a domain in Office365. The process to remove a domain may not be that simple, especially when…

Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3

We are going over the process to install Red Hat Enterprise Linux. We created a new VM in our Hyper-V environment and we will install the Red Hat Enterprise Linux…

Checking if a mailbox is valid using Exchange Management Shell

In some scenarios we need to check if a mailbox database is valid on Exchange Server, this kind of validation is useful when migrating/transitioning mailboxes. Solution In order to validate…