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E-Guide: Requirements for Virtualizing Exchange Server 2010

Organizations rely on Microsoft Exchange to perform a variety of business functions. Therefore, if you decide to virtualize this critical service, you must take care to ensure that all the requirements are met and the process is executed properly. This expert e-guide explores key hardware, storage, memory, and fault tolerance considerations for virtualizing this platform and provides an overview of the essential steps involved.

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