Exchange 2013 Standard Edition as Failover / recovery Server

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Is it possible to use or configure Exchange 2013 Standard as a failover or replication server for Exchange 2010 Standard? That is, have Exchange 2010 fail over to Exchange 2013 (Both Exchange server being standard editions).
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Amit KumarCommented:
No you can't, as this is version incompatibility. Please find below summary:

1. Exchange 2010 Mailbox servers can't connect CAS services.
2. Exchange 2010 Mailbox server can't be a part of Exchange 2013 DAG.
3. Transport service architecture has been changed in Exchange 2013, so it can route e-mails but mail delivery to Exchange 2010 mailbox be done by only Exchange 2010 HT only.

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