Fifteen years ago, most organizations were able to function perfectly fine without a functioning messaging system. Today when messaging systems collapse, many organizations fall into a state of catatonia. Keeping Exchange running is perhaps the most important part of the process of Exchange administration. Doing this involves ensuring that each of Exchange’s constituent components stays running as well as ensuring that the infrastructure that Exchange relies on stays functional. In this chapter you’ll learn what design steps you can take to keep your Exchange 2010 infrastructure recoverable and highly available.
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