Messaging webcasts for April

TechNet Webcast: Exchange Best Practice Analyzer (ExBPA) (Level 300)
Monday, April 10, 2006 – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time
Kevin Remde, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft Corporation
The Microsoft Exchange Server Best Practices Analyzer Tool (ExBPA) is an automated health check and troubleshooting tool. ExBPA collects configuration settings and performs network and protocol tests in an Exchange topology. Join this webcast to learn about the new version of the tool that was released in March, 2005. We discuss enhancements such as scheduling and baseline support. See how to use ExBPA with Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) 2005. At the end of the presentation, we talk about future enhancements to the ExBPA tool.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032292976&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Improvements to Calendaring in Exchange “12” (Level 300)
Tuesday, April 18, 2006 – 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Pacific Time
Paul Tischhauser, Program Manager, Microsoft Corporation
This webcast provides an in-depth look at the enhancements to calendaring in the next generation of Microsoft Exchange Server, code-named Exchange “12.” We go into detail on improvements to resource scheduling, the new model for free/busy data, and how these features are implemented in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, formerly code-named Outlook “12”, to provide a better end-user experience.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032292770&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Recipient Management, Permissions, and Policies in Exchange “12” (Level 300)
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 – 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Pacific Time
Brad Clark, Program Manager Lead, Microsoft Corporation
Learn how to create and manage most types of recipients using the management console and management shell in the next version of Microsoft Exchange Server, code-named Exchange “12,” without Recipient Update Service (RUS) running in the background. See how a lower-level administrator can easily become a Recipient Manager without changing the access control list (ACL). This webcast also provides an overview of the Exchange “12” permissions model along with a primer on provisioning address lists, e-mail address policies (formerly recipient policies), unified messaging policies, e-mail life cycle policies, and mobile policies.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032293009&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Exchange Server 2003 Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts (Level 300)
Wednesday, April 26, 2006 – 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM Pacific Time
Kevin Remde, TechNet Presenter, Microsoft Corporation
Your organization is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, and it is stable. What can you do to improve your Exchange operations, customize them, and optimize them to better meet the requirements of your organization even better? This webcast provides tips on how to customize system messages, address lists, and Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access. We also explain how to control which versions of Microsoft Outlook are allowed to connect to the Exchange server, how to use Mailbox Manager, and how to create catch-all mailboxes.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032293011&Culture=en-US
Microsoft Office System Webcast: Essential Microsoft Outlook 2003 for Users Moving from Lotus Notes (Level 100)
Thursday, April 20, 2006 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time
Helen Krone, Business Software Instructor, New Horizons
Changing e-mail platforms can be intimidating when you are not sure what to expect. This webcast is designed for Lotus Notes users who are making the switch to Microsoft Office Outlook 2003. We cover the major components of Outlook 2003, including E-mail, Calendar, and Contacts. Learn how to use these features confidently to send, receive, and organize your email; schedule personal appointments in your calendar, and utilize personal contacts.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032291611&Culture=en-US

Microsoft Office System Webcast: Microsoft Outlook 2003 for Administrative Professionals Moving from Lotus Notes (Level 100)
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 – 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Pacific Time
Helen Krone, Business Software Instructor, New Horizons
Changing e-mail platforms can be intimidating when you are not sure what to expect. This webcast is designed for administrative professionals who are making the switch from Lotus Notes to Microsoft Office Outlook 2003. We cover the major components of Outlook 2003, including Calendar, Contacts, and Tasks. Learn how to use these features confidently to schedule meetings, share your calendar, utilize distribution groups, and manage tasks.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032291645&Culture=en-US

Momentum Webcast: Increasing Your E-Mail Security and Availability with Active Directory (Level 100)
Thursday, April 20, 2006 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific Time
Matt Berg, Solutions Specialist, Microsoft Corporation
Information technology (IT) professionals face many daily challenges, such as maintaining the security and availability of e-mail for users. Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 was developed with this challenge in mind. Exchange Server 2003 builds on the strengths of Microsoft Active Directory and provides your organization with a secure and powerful e-mail infrastructure. Attend this webcast to learn how Exchange and Active Directory work together to increase the security and availability of your e-mail system, while opening new ways for users to access their information.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032293028&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Secure Messaging and Microsoft Exchange Hosted Services (Level 200)
Tuesday, April 11, 2006 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific Time
Forrest Hobbs, Lead Partner Account Manager, FrontBridge, Microsoft Corporation
E-mail is often considered the lifeblood of business, and enterprises rely on their IT departments to keep their communication arteries secure, protected, and compliant. Spammers, hackers, virus writers, regulators, and spies are making the IT challenge increasingly difficult, further taxing the limits of already resource-strained staff. Attend this webcast to learn how FrontBridge for Microsoft Exchange Server can provide your organization with an effective and practical solution against these types of attacks. Find out what business factors you need to consider, and learn how to deploy a managed FrontBridge solution that can greatly benefit your organization.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032293189&Culture=en-US

TechNet Webcast: Implementing Messaging Security for Exchange Clients (Level 200)
Wednesday, April 19, 2006 – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Pacific Time
Matt Hester, TechNet presenter, Microsoft Corporation
To ensure that e-mail messages can be read only by the intended recipients, it is as important to provide security for the clients of Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 as it is to secure the server itself. This webcast describes solutions such as using Microsoft Exchange Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Service Extensions (S/MIME) and information rights management to protect e-mail content. We also show how to use remote procedure call (RPC) over Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) to help secure client connections to Exchange Server 2003 over the Internet. We conclude with a look at controlling access to e-mail attachments and show how to manage and secure Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access.
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032293061&Culture=en-US