GSX Blog

Save Hours a Day by Automating your Exchange Server Health Checks

Posted by Gregoire Lecomte on Tue, Nov 29, 2016

A good storekeeper prepares his shop before opening each day, and cleans it up at night for the next day. Why should your organization be any different? Running daily health checks ensures that your end-users have a good experience when ramping up in the morning, and that they don’t experience any outages throughout the day.

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Tags: Cloud, exchange server, Exchange monitoring, Office 365

Friday Podcast - Who should be your Hybrid Cloud Sidekicks?

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Wed, Jul 01, 2015

We would like to thank everyone for joining Paul and Tim last week and find out how the Hybrid Cloud reality has changed the role of IT administrators.

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Tags: Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring

Monitoring the QoS when moving Apps to the Cloud

Posted by Jean-Francois Piot on Thu, Apr 09, 2015

It's no secret that many businesses are already moving their productivity applications to the cloud, or they are considering it at least.  In Microsoft's latest earning release, for instance, the company reported a whopping 114% rise in business cloud revenues in the second quarter of its fiscal year alone.  That growth is being driven by Office 365, Azure and Dynamic CRM Online adoption, and represents an annualized revenue run rate of $5.5bn.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, Cloud, sla, Baselining, QoS, Migrations, Exchange monitoring, Office 365

How to Maintain QoS during Migration

Posted by Arnaud Buonaccorsi on Fri, Apr 03, 2015

Most of the time, when a company moves mailboxes from an old system to a new one, the main reason of this process is to improve the quality of service (QoS). To achieve this goal, the new architecture has to be more robust and to offer more services, knowing that the design needs to match with the current needs of the business.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, Domino monitoring, Application Performance, Exchange monitoring, GSX Monitor & Analyzer

SCOM and GSX Monitor & Analyzer: the best pair to manage your alerting systems?

Posted by Tosin Vaithilingam on Tue, Feb 24, 2015

The constant availability and performance of Messaging and Collaboration applications is business-critical.

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Tags: SCOM Monitoring Tool, SharePoint Monitoring, Exchange monitoring

Friday Podcast - Managing a Hybrid Microsoft Infrastructure

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Fri, Feb 20, 2015

Now that you've moved some of your applications to the Cloud, people count on you to deliver Microsoft Hybrid & Office 365 services — and keep them running for optimal working productivity. But limited visibility and no having a unified set of tools to manage and support them, creates big challenges that stand between you and your objectives.

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Tags: hybrid cloud, Exchange reporting, Exchange monitoring, Monitoring cloud

Common Beliefs associated to the IT Cloudification

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Thu, Feb 12, 2015

According to IDC, global expenses in the Public Cloud should be multiplied by 2 in the next 4 years to reach 177 billiards in 2018. That is an average yearly increase rate of 30% in 4 years.

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Tags: Hybrid cloud monitoring, Cloudification, Exchange monitoring, Cloud monitoring

The Hybrid Cloud Wonderland: Wonders and … disenchantments

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Congratulations you are now part of an every-day growing community of organizations who have moved to the Cloud! As most of your pairs, I guess you moved some aspects of your environment into the cloud, while keeping either part of all your implementation in-house.

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Tags: Microsoft Monitoring, Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring, Cloud monitoring

Perfecting the Art of Service Delivery with Hybrid Microsoft Exchange

Posted by Xenia von Wedel on Wed, Feb 04, 2015

By now, the benefits of leveraging the public Cloud to run critical business applications are widely known. Lower and predictable subscription-based costs, increased performance due to virtualization and automation technologies, and the outsourcing of tedious management and maintenance tasks to a third-party are among the reasons that many businesses are already making the move. And, IT administrators are increasingly under pressure from management and various lines of business they serve to lower TCO by outsourcing at least some workloads, including Microsoft Exchange, to third-party hosted infrastructures.

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Tags: Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring, GSX Monitor & Analyzer, Cloud monitoring

Metavis and GSX teams up on complex Microsoft Exchange projects

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Thu, Jan 15, 2015

In spite of cloud technologies, hybrid deployments being talked on by experts … around the coffee machines, the truth is that we all know how complex these deployments are. Even worse, lack of comprehensive planning will result in higher costs, delays and management being unhappy.

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Tags: Migration, IT cost optimization, Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring, GSX Partners, Cloud monitoring