SBS 2003 and beyond:

SBS 2008


February 21, 2009  1:45 AM

Publishing SBS 2008 with ISA Server 2004 or ISA 2006 Part 1



Posted by: Roger Crawford
ISA 2004, ISA 2006, SBS, SBS 2008

I know many of you have SBS 2003 Premium with ISA 2004 Server. I know there are those of us that like to use ISA to protect the domain either by itself or in a 2 Layer aapproach. I myself have my clients running a Sonic Wall firewalls out in front of the ISA Server. I will be walking you though the...

February 18, 2009  12:29 PM

Standard Server 2003 Migration to SBS 2008 Part 4



Posted by: Roger Crawford
SBS 2003, SBS 2008, Windows Server 2003

I have had some questions about once you do the migration how do i get the users to show up in the SBS 2008 Console. Here is my reply to one of those questions and hopefully it will help those that is looking for this answer. "In your SBS 2008 Console go to Users and then over to the right you...


January 29, 2009  2:00 AM

SBS 2008 and Intermittent Outlook Anywhere Problems



Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Windows, SBS 2008

We had a tech working on a migration from SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 and everything was going good for him with his first migration. His customer relies heavily on Outlook Anywhere for the...


January 26, 2009  1:19 PM

Server 2003 and HP c3000



Posted by: Roger Crawford
HP, HyperV, SBS 2008, Windows Server 2003

Had a customer bring in there HP ML 370 server on Monday I happened to be in the office working on setting up our new HP c3000 that we will be rolling out in-house with a couple of BL 480c's and a couple of BL 465c's and moving some of our in house servers over to the HyperV world. Ok back to the...


January 12, 2009  2:07 AM

SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 Migration Part 5



Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Windows, SBS, SBS 2003, SBS 2008

I was real pleased with the way this migration worked. The key to a sucessful migration is that your source server is healthy AD wise which makes it very important to use the SBS 2003 BPA on the source server until the reports are clean and your event logs are clean. Also to use the Exchange 2007...


January 11, 2009  3:50 PM

SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 Migration Part 4



Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Windows, SBS, SBS 2003, SBS 2008

Houston we have a problem here…….. When testing the RWW connect to computer it would work once and then the rest of the time the login box would keep prompting for a login. Ok what is going on...


January 11, 2009  3:39 PM

SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 Migration Part 3



Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Windows, SBS, SBS 2003, SBS 2008

So I got up a little earlier than normal and checked the scheduled jobs I had running and seen that the files had been copied and that the email had been moved. This is tough stuff here. I went...


January 11, 2009  3:25 PM

SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 Migration Part 2



Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Windows, SBS, SBS 2003, SBS 2008

As you know on my last post I was starting the SBS2003 to SBS2008 migration for my wife’s business. They have about 20 users in the office and I needed to make this as transparent as possible as...


January 5, 2009  1:38 PM

SBS 2003 to SBS 2008 Migration



Posted by: Roger Crawford
Microsoft Windows, SBS, SBS 2003, SBS 2008

Today I start migrating my wifes SBS 2003 Server to her new SBS 2008 server. What I am doing is keeping a log of every step time wise, one for the techs in our office so there is a baseline of time that it takes for sure on a migration. Two this SBS 2003 server has all the parts on it from ISA to...


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