This whitepaper helps you to configure and to troubleshoot getting Free/Busy information from your partners’ organization(s) and to work with delegated calendars in a cross-forest environment – without using the Microsoft Federation Gateway. It can be used additionally to the manual of the software GALsync from NETsec, which provides an easy synchronization of directory objects.
The 50 page paper provides you with valuable information for testing andtroubleshooting as well as screenshots taken from an test-environment using different forests based on Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2013.
Exchange Online and Office 365 scenarios are included.
Cross-Forest-Free/Busy: with this technology your people can see free/busy information of people in another Exchange organization (you have no Active Directory domain trust with). Technically you need only a TCP/IP connection on port 443 (https) between the organizations.
Cross-Forest-Delegation: if you use this technology your people can see free/busy information of another Exchange organization. Additionally your people can manage calendars of people in the other organization in a way the use delegated calendars internally. In that case you need a domain trust between the Active Directory domains.
The whitepaper is FOR FREE and no registration is required!