"At the company where I work, we have a mandate from above and
below: Replace Novell GroupWise with something that works. Set up
Outlook 2000 on every PC we can and get it working now. Give the
users shared departmental calendars and a comprehensive, up-to-date
corporate address book for about 1,000 users. Evaluate Exchange
2000 running on Windows 2000 and get it up quick...."
"I looked into Exchange 2000 just coming out of beta status. I
set up W2K, DNS, and Active Directory, and let the Windows 2000 box
sit for a while. In March I had set up a simple Linux/Sendmail
server for a branch of the company to replace an old SCO
installation that had reached it's end of life. It has been a huge
success, and ran for the last nine months without any major
"I want to set up Free/Busy calendar publishing for each
department and division with Apache and WebDAV. This is a core
protocol with Office 2000 and needs Web Folders from IE5. This is
only available with Outlook's Internet Only mail option. Address
books can be locally distributed and a LDAP server coming off of
the HR and payroll records can be synced with local address books.
This can be updated and replicated like NDS."