Pro's and Con's of Cloud Hosted Exchange. We will discuss technical advantages and disadvantages, and then review the financial part of the equation (aka return on investment, total cost of ownership, etc).
Same old meeting space. Microsoft has DELAYED the move to their new office building. Apologies for the mistake, but there was a lack of communication issue re: the move. I suspect the Dropbox outage over the weekend caused it (joke).
Ben Serebin, Founder & President of NYExUG and Principal Consultant (REEF Solutions)
Has been in the IT industry for almost 2 decades while his educational background is economics and accounting. Specialty is Exchange Server and Technology Solutions for Start-Ups. Strong believer in Exchange Server productivity enhancements due to the financial benefits. On the board of Techstravaganza and NYCwireless. In his free time, he likes working with network infrastructure, access control systems, pretty much anything security related, labrador retrievers, RC helicopters and cars. And he has 3 kids...
Doors Open 6pm, dinner arrives, presentation starts at 6:30 PM.
Please visit the official NYExUG website posting for full meeting details such as Speaker BIO's, Product details, and more.
You can reserve your seat via the official NYExUG website's meeting (www.nyexug.com) or meetup if you show/email your FULL NAME by 5pm on Monday before meeting. Free, Open to Public, and includes dinner.
6pm - dinner arrives
6:30pm - presentation
8:30-9pm - raffle items (Microsoft Xbox thanks to BinaryTree, Microsoft software, cool hardware items)
Doors Open 6pm (food arrives)
Meeting is from 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Folks attending will be able to win a various raffle items including Microsoft software. Free food, and open to all simply by RSVPing.
Meeting Location - Address
Microsoft NYC Office
6th Floor, in the Place Conference Room (at receptionist, go left, right, and left down hall)
The meetings occur every 2nd Tuesday of every Month. All meetings are held at Microsoft, 1290 Avenue of the Americas (between 51st/52nd) in New York.
At our monthly meetings we have 1 or 2 main presentations covering various topics and discuss troubleshooting problems, adding new features and functionality, reviewing new products, and meeting/networking with other IT people (Exchange Admins, SysAdmins, IT Manager, IT Help Desk Support, CTOs, etc). Great way to learn about Microsoft Exchange Server in small, medium, and enterprise environments.
You can view past presentations on our website: nyexug.com
Past topics include: in-depth look at Microsoft's Redmond Dog-Food lab, live software replication demonstration, live hardware replication demonstration, Multi-site deployment recommendations, Configuring your firewall for Exchange 2003 and SP2 Changes (for the firewall), Moving your Exchange Server to a new Internet Connection, Groove, Exchange 2007, SAN Storage Solutions, Exchange Scaling Up, Server-side anti-spam solutions, Disaster Recovery, Outlook Direct Booking, Troubleshooting Exchange, Intro to Exchange and DNS, etc.