GSX Blog

Taking a Proactive Approach to Messaging in the Cloud

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Fri, Jun 13, 2014

If you’ve worked in IT anytime over the past five years, you’ve most likely considered moving your IT applications to the Cloud, if you haven’t already migrated part or all of your infrastructure. Whether it's pressure from the C-level to reduce total cost of ownership (TCO), the increasing complexity of managing virtualized environments, or the demand from end users to be able to access applications and data from anywhere, the transition to the Cloud is happening - for good reason. Some IT administrators still fear that outsourcing critical messaging and collaboration platforms to the Cloud could put their jobs at stake, but the move is just changing the role of the administrator to that of an internal service provider. By leveraging the Cloud, you can position your IT department as a strategic services broker or manager that can lower the bottom line substantially for the entire organization.

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Tags: hybrid cloud, Exchange 2013, Exchange monitoring, Office 365, Cloud monitoring

TOP 3 messages from Microsoft Exchange Conference 2014

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Tue, Apr 08, 2014

Last week, we attended the Microsoft Exchange Conference (MEC) in Austin, Texas with partners from 41 countries and six continents to discuss current Microsoft Exchange trends. 

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Tags: Cloud, Exchange 2013, MEC, Exchange 2010 monitoring, APM

4 misbeliefs associated with migrating to the cloud

Posted by Adam Chadderdon on Wed, Mar 05, 2014

The Cloud is everywhere, in every company in different formats, private, hybrid or public. The Cloud is a shiny option to consider but companies must be prepared in order to maintain the visibility and the control that you originally had on the applications when they were hosted on-premise.
The rapid growth of the cloud market is leading to the emergence of new services, new ways for services provisioning and new interaction models both amongst cloud providers and service ecosystems using cloud resources.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, hybrid cloud, GSX Monitor, Exchange 2013, email monitoring, Office 365, Cloud monitoring

Delaying Exchange 2013 Migration - How to Overcome Challenges?

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Mon, Feb 24, 2014

In spite of new features and improvements, many companies have decided to hold off on the latest Exchange migration. According to TechTarget's 2014 Windows Server Purchasing Intentions Survey, only 5% of respondents have upgraded to Exchange 2013, while 50% plan to stick with Exchange 2010 in the coming year. So, what's holding organizations back?

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Tags: Cloud, Exchange 2013, MEC, Exchange 2010 monitoring, APM

Planning for Exchange 2013 On-premises or Online?

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Tue, Jan 21, 2014

How do you manage and monitor your Hybrid Cloud infrastructure to increase efficiency and get a better control on the overall availability of your messaging environment?

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Tags: Exchange 2013, Microsoft, Exchange reporting, application monitoring, Messaging, Beta Program, Exchange monitoring, APM, Exchange Online

Exchange 2013: Using Third Party Tool to Relieve Migration Headaches

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Fri, Nov 22, 2013

Shall I migrate to Microsoft Exchange on-premises or online?
How can I protect my system?
How do I solve my filing requirement?
How can I check Exchange availability and increase performance?
How can I optimize IT resources, while reducing impact on users?

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Exchange 2013, Exchange monitoring

Become a GSX Beta Tester for Exchange 2013 and Exchange Online

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Tue, Nov 19, 2013

Be the first to try GSX's latest software - become a GSX beta tester and help to improve GSX Products.

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Tags: Exchange 2013, Microsoft, Exchange reporting, application monitoring, Messaging, Beta Program, Exchange monitoring, APM, Exchange Online

Monitoring Top 10 New Capabilities for Microsoft Exchange 2013

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Thu, Nov 07, 2013

Exchange 2013 offers businesses a fantastic portal for email, calendar and contacts on PCs, phones and web browsers. Highly supportive of BYOD, security and high availability, Exchange 2013 truly helps customers feel at ease with enhanced reliability and reduced complexity. 

This latest version of Exchange is committed to making sure your environment is always available and under control.

To maximize your Exchange 2013 Return on Investment (ROI) while increasing service availability, GSX is offering you some exciting new features, based on some of the most popular requests from Administrators, to help you get the most out of your Exchange experience.

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Tags: Exchange 2013, Microsoft, Exchange reporting, application monitoring, Messaging, Exchange monitoring, APM, Exchange Online

New GSX 10.6 Teaser - Breathe! Hybrid will no longer be a pain!

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Sep 11, 2013


We are in the final stages of packaging up a new version of GSX Monitor & Analyzer that will come out in the next few days. This new version will be really interesting especially for Admins managing hybrid messaging environments.

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Tags: hybrid cloud, Cloud, Exchange 2013, traveler HA, Office 365, Traveler monitoring, BYOD, Cloud monitoring

How To Resolve a PowerShell Kerberos Issue

Posted by Olivier Raynaut on Fri, Aug 23, 2013

Today I was trying to connect to an Exchange 2013 server using remote PowerShell, and I had this strange error come up:

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Tags: Exchange 2013, kerberos, Exchange, Powershell, Best practices