About Me

My name is Nicolas Blank, I live in Cape Town, South Africa. My current Bio is as follows: Nicolas is the founder, as well an architect, author and speaker focused on Office 365 and Azure at NBConsult Group in South Africa, England and Hong Kong. Nicolas is a Microsoft Certified Master for Exchange and Office […]

Exchange 2000 is dead

Posted Posted in Anouncements, Exchange

Well… not so much dead as out of support. As of today both Exchange 2000 and SQL 7 Support ends, which means, no more patches, no more support unless you buy a custom support agreement. If this doesn’t bother you and you don’t plan on moving – great, if you didn’t know about this and […]

ITPRO Africa Cape Town Event – 10 June 2010

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We’re having our next free Cape Town based event. This time round we’ll have a particular focus on OCS integration and Windows 7. What can OCS integrate with, well darn near anything. To prove the point Uwin’s going to demonstrate integration from two extreme’s – Asterisk and Exchange 2010. One you would to be totally […]

Exchange 2010 – Notes from the field

Posted Posted in News

That’s the title of the presentation I’m delivering at Microsoft Techdays www.techdays.co.za In Durban today. Topics are going to range from what’s new across versions to what’s new and how to design for new features AS WELL AS anything the audience would like to talk about. The presentation will be ITPRO focused, averaging at a […]