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Ask the Perf Guy: Update to scalability guidance for Exchange 2016

September 27, 2017 Leave a comment

Microsoft announces Office 2019, Exchange Server 2019, Sharepoint Server 2019, Skype for Business Server 2019 at its Ignite conference

September 27, 2017 Leave a comment

Released: September 2017 Quarterly Exchange Updates

September 19, 2017 Leave a comment

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/exchange/2017/09/19/released-september-2017-quarterly-exchange-updates/

KB articles that describe the fixes in each release are available as follows:

Exchange 2016 CU7 Released: 15.01.1261.035

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/rmilne/2017/09/19/exchange-2016-cu7-released/

Exchange 2013 CU18 Released: 15.00.1347.002

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/rmilne/2017/09/19/exchange-2013-cu18-released/

Exchange: Create a Dynamic Distribution Group

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb123722(EXCHG.140).aspx

Configure Dynamic Distribution Group Properties:

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124560(v=exchg.140).aspx

New-DynamicDistributionGroup -IncludedRecipients MailboxUsers -Name "Mailbox Users DDG" -OrganizationalUnit Users

View Members of a Dynamic Distribution Group:

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb232019(v=exchg.140).aspx

$MarketingDepartment = Get-DynamicDistributionGroup -Identity "Marketing Department" Get-Recipient -RecipientPreviewFilter $MarketingDepartment.RecipientFilter

Get-DynamicDistributionGroup:

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124762(v=exchg.140).aspx

Exchange 2013 CU17 Released

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/rmilne/2017/06/27/exchange-2013-cu17-released/

This is build 15.00.1320.004 of Exchange 2013 and the update is helpfully named Exchange2013-x64-cu17.exe.  Which is a great improvement over the initial CUs that all had the same file name!  Details for the release are contained in KB 4012114.

.NET Framework 4.7 is not supported at the time of writing.

CU17 contains the latest time zone updates.

As announced in the Exchange CU16 release post the .NET framework requirement has changed.  Exchange 2013 CU16 onwards require .NET framework 4.6.2.

Exchange 2016 CU6 Released

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/rmilne/2017/06/27/exchange-2016-cu6-released/

This is build 15.01.1034.026 of Exchange 2016 and the update is helpfully named ExchangeServer2016-x64-CU6.iso which allows us to easily identify the update.  Details for the release are contained in KB 4012108.

.NET Framework 4.7 is not supported at the time of writing.

As announced in the Exchange 2016 CU5 release post the .NET framework requirement has changed.  Exchange 2016 CU5 onwards require .NET framework 4.6.2.

 

CU6 contains the latest time zone updates

There  is now improved support for TLS 1.2.  TLS 1.0 and 1.1 should not be disabled at this time.

Two major features were added to Exchange 2016 with the CU6 release: Sent Items Behaviour Control and Original Folder Item Recovery