Non-profit? On SBS? Can’t go to O365? Here’s what to do! (Part 6 – Exchange)

The earlier posts in this series (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5) focused on the set up and configuration of the Server Essentials role on a Server 2012 R2 machine followed by the set up and configuration…

FusionPBX–How to build a phone server–Part 2

In my last post on FusionPBX I demonstrated the process to build the Debian 8 server that is required as a basis to build a FusionPBX phone server.  In this post I’ll demonstrate the process to follow to build FusionPBX itself.…

FusionPBX–How to build a phone server–Part 1

I’ve had a lot of time to play around with FusionPBX over the last year or so and I can say without reservation that is it one hell of a powerful IP phone system.  This post and following posts will…

Non-profit? On SBS? Can’t go to O365? Here’s what to do! (Part 5 – Exchange)

In the earlier posts of this series (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4) I discussed using the Server 202 R2 Essentials Experience Role as a way to approximate (emulate) the functionality that many came to know and love…

Uncle Rob’s Quick Network VPN Gateway Primer

This is a quick post inspired by my new friend Andrew Su’s frustration with setting up a Sonicwall site-to-site VPN.  Andrew was doing all the right things and he did actually get both of his Sonicwall’s properly configured but traffic…

Non-profit? On SBS? Can’t go to O365? Here’s what to do! (Part 4 – Exchange)

In the last three posts (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3) in this series I have focused on bringing up the Windows Server Essentials Experience role on a Server 2012 R2 machine, the idea being that Essentials provides many of the…