Question about migrating Exchange 2003 to new hardware.

My company Exchange 2003 Server with 25 users needs to be moved to a better server. I plan to install Exchange 2003 on the new server then move the users and mailboxes. Any suggestions how this should be done?
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Do you want to keep the old server around, or retire it?

Assuming that you are looking to retire the old server I would suggest following MS article "How to Move Exchange Server 2003 to New Hardware and Keep the Same Server Name"


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How to Move Exchange Server 2003 to New Hardware and Keep the Same Server Name:
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