Storage groups limits in Exchange 2007

Posted on 2010-01-12
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Looking to upgrade from w2k to 2k7 exchange....thanks in advance.

And a few question:

 1, the maximum Storage group Size limit is in exchange w7k ?

2, how many storage groups can you have?

3, if we wish to defrag a database what are the additional space we require i.e. 1.5 times the database size free on the drive to complete the task? or is it 110% can this please be confirmed or corrected.

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Raheem05 earned 1000 total points
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See below link regarding storage limits and databased etc


110% of disk space I would advise on migrating to new storage groups see an excellent post Mestha wrote:

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by:Rajith Enchiparambil
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1. Max database size in exchange 2007 is 16TB (per database)

2. 5 storage groups in standard and 50 in enterprise.

3. It's 110% of free space.

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