Solved

Can BES Cover more than one exchange server (same domain)

Posted on 2008-06-19
4
401 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-23
I have 2 Exchange servers running in in our org.    Both are in same domain, but are at two phyically different locations.   We only have one BES installation at local office (covering one exchange server).    

The question is do I need a new installation of BES on the remote location to cover those other exchange users or can the existing BES span to cover them as well.

Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:rrowe68
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:sadburger
ID: 21827314
No, the BES will automatically use the correct server for the users when they are added, as long as the Exchange servers are in the same domain.
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:sadburger
ID: 21827323
Also, be sure you give the BES account correct permissions for each information store

See: http://www.timay.net/mt/archives/2004/07/configure_multi.html
0
 

Author Comment

by:rrowe68
ID: 21827455
Is that NO, you don't need 2 BES servers or NO, you it cannot be done.
0
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
sadburger earned 500 total points
ID: 21827471
Sorry, It is No you don't need two bes servers!

There can be some issues if you have rather slow connection speeds between the BES and the additional exchange machines, but barring that it is possible.
0

Featured Post

Simple, centralized multimedia control

Watch and learn to see how ATEN provided an easy and effective way for three jointly-owned pubs to control the 60 televisions located across their three venues utilizing the ATEN Control System, Modular Matrix Switch and HDBaseT extenders.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

MS Outlook is a world-class email client application that is mainly used for e-communication globally.  In this article, we will discuss the basic idea about MS Outlook, its advanced features, and types of MS Outlook File formats.
This article explains how to install and use the NTBackup utility that comes with Windows Server.
In this Micro Video tutorial you will learn the basics about Database Availability Groups and How to configure one using a live Exchange Server Environment. The video tutorial explains the basics of the Exchange server Database Availability grou…
This video discusses moving either the default database or any database to a new volume.

717 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question