Re: Mailbox Migration Exchange 2003 Best Practices

  • From: Danny <nocmonkey@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 13 Nov 2005 21:36:11 -0500

On 11/12/05, Jeff <jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I have 2 Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server on Windows Server 2003. The
> Exchange servers are running in tandem, same organization, with different
> sets of mailboxes on each. I would like to converge all mailboxe onto one
> server now that we have an IS limit of 75GB's after the SP2 installation.
> I'm testing exmerge, but it doesn't seem to be the tool that I need, can
> someone recomend best practices/utilities for moving mailboxes?

In addition to Mark's advice, if you are moving several GB's of
mailboxes, you may wish to enable circular logging or perform several
incremental backups of the information store with NTBackup to purge
the transaction logs into the DB.


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