Solved

Compelling reason for upgrading to Exchange Server 2013

Posted on 2013-05-21
4
352 Views
Last Modified: 2013-10-18
Can anyone here please share your experience and suggestion what is the benefits of migrating or upgrading the Exchange Server 2007 into Exchange Server 2013 ?
0
Comment
4 Comments
 
LVL 3

Assisted Solution

by:Dhanukadam
Dhanukadam earned 100 total points
ID: 39184434
0
 
LVL 63

Accepted Solution

by:
Simon Butler (Sembee) earned 400 total points
ID: 39190185
2007 and 2013? You can probably take the reasons for going to 2010 and apply them to 2013.
Without knowing about the environment it is impossible to answer.

For example, if you have a complex CCR with 1500 users then I would say the increased density of mailboxex per server would be interest, along with the DAG functionality.

If you have a high number of remote workers using OWA, then the OWA improvements are worth it.

For 2013 specific, modern public folders and the web administration are the main reasons for most people, as well as the storage performnce improvements.

The major downside though is the lack of third party support - still.

Simon.
0
 
LVL 7

Author Comment

by:Senior IT System Engineer
ID: 39190736
Thanks Sembee,

So I guess from financial point of view the benefits is not that big leap from 2007 into 2013, we are medium shop with 300 users mailbox.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Find out what you should include to make the best professional email signature for your organization.
Read this checklist to learn more about the 15 things you should never include in an email signature.
This video demonstrates how to sync Microsoft Exchange Public Folders with smartphones using CodeTwo Exchange Sync and Exchange ActiveSync. To learn more about CodeTwo Exchange Sync and download the free trial, go to: http://www.codetwo.com/excha…
A short tutorial showing how to set up an email signature in Outlook on the Web (previously known as OWA). For free email signatures designs, visit https://www.mail-signatures.com/articles/signature-templates/?sts=6651 If you want to manage em…

829 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