Should the Exchange 2019 Metacache Database Actually Be Implemented?

At Ignite 2018, Microsoft outlined several details related to Exchange Server 2019 that I previously wrote about. Included was the new Metacache Database (MCDB). The purpose is fairly clear: Exchange has been optimized to offer really large mailboxes on the cheapest storage possible which was afforded by being really intelligent about read/write operation and caching … Continue reading Should the Exchange 2019 Metacache Database Actually Be Implemented?

The Complexity Funnel

Today, I was contemplating to myself all of the times I have folks attempt to justify to me why they do not want to follow a best practice.  I thought about the implications for quite a long time and I side with following them, for the record.  This is not a matter of conforming for … Continue reading The Complexity Funnel