Workshop Migration to Exchange Server 2016/2019 and System Administration (MES16-19AS)


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Who should attend

This workshop is aimed at Exchange administrators who are faced with the requirement to migrate their existing Exchange 2010/2013 environment to Exchange 2016 and who want to use this workshop in advance to learn about and carry out all the necessary steps of a migration in practice. In addition, the workshop provides the know-how for efficient administration and setup of an Exchange 2016 environment. The new features of Exchange 2019 will also be presented and evaluated.

Course Content

Part1: Migration (2 days)

Upgrade an existing pre-configured Exchange 2010/2013 environment to Exchange 2016. In detail:

  • Prerequisites for using Exchange 2016
  • Update des Active-Directorys
  • Installation of Exchange 2016 into the existing 2010 environment
  • Changeover of client accesses to Exchange 2016
  • Configuration of Autodiscover
  • Setting up the virtual directories
  • X.509 certificates for Exchange
  • Conversion of the mail routing
  • Migration of mailboxes
  • Migration of public folders
  • Removal of the old servers
  • Final testing
Part 2: Administration of an Exchange 2016/2019 environment (3 days)
  • Overview Administration Tools
  • Management of recipient objects
  • Administration of the mailbox role (Exchange as database server)
  • Transport and journal rules
  • Address guidelines and address lists
  • Administration of the ClientAccess role (Exchange as HTTPS, POP3 and IMAP4 server)
  • Use of mobile devices
  • The exact functionality of Autodiscover and the corresponding configuration
  • The importance of X.509 certificates for Exchange
  • Setup options for a secure Internet connection
  • Administration of the hub transport role (Exchange as SMTP server with its connectors)
  • Public folder management
  • High Availability for Exchange
    • Fail-safe for databases
    • Failover and load balancing for client access
    • Fail-safe mail routing
  • Exchange Backup und Restore
  • Exchange Disaster Recovery Capabilities
  • Exchange archiving options
  • Prevention of loss of sensitive data
  • Global Search and Archiving in Exchange 2016
  • The Exchange 2016 permissions model
  • Monitoring and maintenance of Exchange 2016
  • Innovations in Exchange 2019
    • Installation on Server Core
    • Use of SSDs for fast caching
    • Search index improvements
    • Use of up to 256GB RAM for caching
    • Neue Hybrid Tools (Organization Configuration Transfer - OCT and Hybrid Config Agent)
    • Placement of Exchange 2019

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • 2,790.— €
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,790.— €
  • Switzerland: CHF 3,370.—


Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.


Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour

Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.



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