Preparing workstations for the Cloud Journey with Hybrid Azure AD Join

In almost all the cases, the organization is not in a position to get away from the local domain as its tightly connected with other services that are running on-premises and maintaining the on-premises identity is vital. Further, you have the on-premises domain and the workstations are joined to it, GPOs being pushed across and … Continue reading Preparing workstations for the Cloud Journey with Hybrid Azure AD Join

Windows Server 2019 Time zone issues with Daylight Savings option on/off?

Issue:Domain Controller A is sitting in a different time zone and Domain Controller B that holds the PDC Emulator FSMO role is sitting in another time-zone.DC A is on WS2019  - does not use Daylight saving settingsDC B is on WS2012R2 - uses Daylight savingIdeally DC A should run 1 hour behind as they are … Continue reading Windows Server 2019 Time zone issues with Daylight Savings option on/off?

The Hybrid Exchange Server Dilemma

This article is for anyone who is struggling and thinking how to get rid of the On Premises Exchange Server now all the mailboxes have been migrated to the cloud and no need of coexistence, federation and mail flow required. As you may already know (maybe) Microsoft recommends us to keep the last Exchange Server … Continue reading The Hybrid Exchange Server Dilemma

Sync Now, Consolidate Later

Companies acquiring other companies as they grow. For IT, it's a never ending nightmare to bring the systems in-line. Projects that involves setting up new company's systems according to the mother company and what not. Among them, Active Directory Domain migration/ have domains in trust mode takes priority.If you have Office 365 running, that makes … Continue reading Sync Now, Consolidate Later