Topic: Exchange 2013 Edge Role Explained

Abstract: The Edge Role did a Houdini act appearing in (2007), disappearing (2013 RTM), and re-appearing (2013 SP1). Learn about the new and old features of Edge. Should you be using Edge?

Speaker: Prabhat Nigam

Speaker Bio: Prabhat has a MBA in Information Technology and he is working as Microsoft Architect where he helps in designing, implementing and managing solutions of private messaging cloud, mergers, collaboration between different messaging software and other migration & deployment projects. He manages the Presales Exchange and Directory services for his company. He also helps in writing and testing the Exchange requirement to other companies. Recently he did an Exchange 2003 to 2013 migration for 2000 users. He has worked for big IT giants WIPRO, EDS and IBM where he has lead the Global team for Exchange and Active Directory. He has started his career as Technical Consultant in Exchange 5.5 with Microsoft PSS and his exchange love never stopped & continued with 2000/2003/2007/2010/2013. At one point of time he was the only person to support EDS customers when Microsoft had closed all the supports for 5.5. He has visited to Australia, Switzerland, Spain, France, Canada & USA. He manages the website – (Learn Exchange The Guru Way), LinkedIn Groups “Microsoft Exchange Server” and “Microsoft Exchange Server 2013″. The website and LinkedIn groups have more than 500 subscribers worldwide and he always find free time to help their subscribers with questions and issues with their exchange environment. He also reply to the queries on TechNet blog. During his personal time he plays tennis, soccer, and tennis, and enjoys watching cricket and 3D movies. He can be reached at

Doors Open 5:45pm, food arrives, contest starts at 6:30pm.

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Edge Transport Prerequisites
Edge Transport configuration steps
Working in a Edge Transport Environment
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