BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-30-2008, 09:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Model: 7290
Carrier: Fido
Posts: 9
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default BES in NT4 Domain needs to talk to Exchange 2003 in seperate AD domain

Please Login to Remove!

Here's the environment. NT4 domain, with Exchange 5.5 has a bes server in it. Migrating to Exchange 2003 a new AD 2003 domain has been created, trusts between the 2 domains exist, and Exchange 2003 and 5.5 are talking mixed mode quite nicely.

I know that mapi.dll and possible cdo.dll need to be updated on the BES server in order to talk to Exchange 2003. However what I've read from RIM says you have to install the 2003 ESM on the BES. It already has 5.5 ESM, and of course I can't install ESM on a server thats not in the AD domain. Can I get away with leaving the old ESM on, and just updating the mapi.dll or do I have to move the BES server into the AD domain (which is going to involve much more approval process)?

Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Cheers.
Offline  
Old 06-02-2008, 08:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Model: 7290
Carrier: Fido
Posts: 9
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

BUMP

Anyone?
Offline  
Old 06-02-2008, 09:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Keyscan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Model: 8800
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Rogers
Posts: 140
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jamex View Post
Here's the environment. NT4 domain, with Exchange 5.5 has a bes server in it. Migrating to Exchange 2003 a new AD 2003 domain has been created, trusts between the 2 domains exist, and Exchange 2003 and 5.5 are talking mixed mode quite nicely.

I know that mapi.dll and possible cdo.dll need to be updated on the BES server in order to talk to Exchange 2003. However what I've read from RIM says you have to install the 2003 ESM on the BES. It already has 5.5 ESM, and of course I can't install ESM on a server thats not in the AD domain. Can I get away with leaving the old ESM on, and just updating the mapi.dll or do I have to move the BES server into the AD domain (which is going to involve much more approval process)?

Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Cheers.
It isn't just the mapi32.dll you need to update. You also need to update the emsmdb32.dll, the emsabp32.dll and the cdo.dll among others. All of these come with ESM, and hence why it is so important to install when it comes to BES.

I believe you will need to add the BES to the new AD domain you will be setting up. BES needs to do lookups to the global catalog server through Exchange. If it is not a member server within AD, I definitely see issues with locating the Exchange 2003 based mailboxes and resolving the recipients primary SMTP addresses.

Would definitely appreciate someone correcting me if I am mistaken, though.
__________________
BES 4.1.4 - Exchange 2003
8800 and my trusty 8700r.
To change your PIN to FFFFFFFF, drop the BB in a lake.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

General Radio 821A Impedance Measuring Circuit
$35.0
General Radio 821A Impedance Measuring Circuit pictureS141649 General Radio GR 1650-B Impedance Bridge 1650B
$200.0
S141649 General Radio GR 1650-B Impedance Bridge 1650B pictureSanyo 109S072UL 91-8478 Impedance Protected Fan 230 VAC 918478 San Ace
$21.99
Sanyo 109S072UL 91-8478 Impedance Protected Fan 230 VAC 918478 San Ace pictureZareba 100 Mile AC Low Impedance Charger Electric Fencing Digital Timing
$307.99
Zareba 100 Mile AC Low Impedance Charger Electric Fencing Digital Timing  pictureEmco 3825/2 Line Impedance Stabilization Networks
$500.0
Emco 3825/2 Line Impedance Stabilization Networks picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.