[Last Call] Learn about multicloud storage options and how to improve your company's cloud strategy. Register Now

x
?
Solved

Exchange 2007 NLB for OWA

Posted on 2009-07-07
3
Medium Priority
?
1,012 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
OK here is just a hypothetical and looking for an overview vs specific configs -

I would like to cluster both CAS and mailbox servers....
First I would need to enable NLB for the CAS boxes and clustering for the mailbox servers
mail.company.com is setup in my external DNS (registrar DNS)

Then point my MX record to my external firewall IP then have my firewall forward port 443 to the NLB virtual IP.  This should make OWA work among all CAS servers right?

Does OWA need to be set up in a special way going this route?  Example what if I change the internal URL using an HTTP redirect.  IE mail.company.com forwards to mail.company.com/owa
Does this need to be done on all servers?

Port 25 would also be sent to the NLB virtual IP which would then in turn talk to the mailbox cluster?
0
Comment
Question by:ryansoto
[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 Comments
 
LVL 20

Accepted Solution

by:
Rick Fee earned 1000 total points
ID: 24800687
Correct.    CAS/HUB can only be NLB...NAT the virtual IP on the firewall and your set.    Yes redirection is not an issue.

This is straight forward and really no major complex configs are needed.
0
 
LVL 40

Assisted Solution

by:Subsun
Subsun earned 1000 total points
ID: 24806707
0
 
LVL 24

Author Closing Comment

by:ryansoto
ID: 31600936
Excellent info thank you
0

Featured Post

Visualize your virtual and backup environments

Create well-organized and polished visualizations of your virtual and backup environments when planning VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Veeam deployments. It helps you to gain better visibility and valuable business insights.

Question has a verified solution.

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

There are times when we need to generate a report on the inbox rules, where users have set up forwarding externally in their mailbox. In this article, I will be sharing a script I wrote to generate the report in CSV format.
As much as Microsoft wants to kill off PST file support, just as they tried to do with public folders, there are still times when it is useful or downright necessary to export Exchange mailboxes to PST files. Thankfully, it is still possible to e…
In this video we show how to create a mailbox database in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Servers >> Data…
how to add IIS SMTP to handle application/Scanner relays into office 365.
Suggested Courses

650 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