Exchange 2013 Server Role Requirements Calculator 6.3

The Exchange 2013 Server Role Requirements Calculator received an update to reflect changed incorporated in Exchange 2013 SP1, such as adjusted guidance to accomodate for MAPI/http and its impact on the CAS role, as well as revised pagefile sizing guidance. The new version number is 6.3.

Changes since version 6.1:

· Fixed Backup Requirements calculations to include greater than 50 databases.

· Added additional processor core support.

· Fixed the number of database volumes calculation when disk count is specified.

· Fixed the database size calculation for A/P scenarios to match A/A scenario calculations.

· Fixed the calculator to take into account halving database number per volume in non-site resilient scenarios.

· Fixed conditional formatting errors on transport configuration settings.

· Fixed transport sizing to take into account mailbox growth.

· Updated CAS megacycle calculations to align with SP1 guidance.

· Revised Dispart.ps1 script to create database mount points consistent with JetStress performance counters.

· Added Calculator version number to record one field three of CSV export files.

You can download the calculator here. For more information, please consult the release notes and read me

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