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Comparison between Exchange 2013 and Exchange 2010

 

Category

Feature

Exchange 2010

Exchange 2013

Interface

Exchange Management Console (EMC)

Yes

No. Replaced By Exchange Administration Center (EAC)

 

Exchange Control Panel (ECP)

Yes

No. Replaced By Exchange Administration Center (EAC)

 

Public Folder administration console

Yes. Separate Console.

No. Replaced By Exchange Administration Center (EAC)

 

Role Based Access Control (RBAC) User Editor

Yes. Separate Console.

No. Replaced By Exchange Administration Center (EAC)

 

Unified Messaging – Call Statistics and User Call Logs tools

Yes. Separate Console.

No. Replaced By Exchange Administration Center (EAC)

 

Exchange Best Practice Analyzer (EXPBA)

Yes

Retired

 

Notification viewer

No

Available in EAC.

Ex. Customize Email Notification to receive move mailbox completion.

 

No of User Objects Shown in Console

Max 500

Max 20,000

Server Roles

Mailbox Server Role

Available

Available.

Includes Transport service, Mailbox databases, and Unified Messaging.

 

Client Access Server Role

Available

Available.

Provides authentication, limited redirection, and proxy services

 

Hub Transport Role

Available

Removed. Transport service exists on the Mailbox server.

 

Unified Messaging Role

Available

Removed.

Unified Messaging is handled by both Mailbox Server and CAS Server

 

Edge Server Role

Available

Removed. Still Exchange 2007/2010 Edge Servers are supported.

Clients

Outlook through Direct RPC

Available

No.

Every Outlook should connect through RPC Over HTTP (i.e Outlook Anywhere)

 

Outlook 2003 Client

Supported

Not supported.

Only Outlook 2007 and higher versions are supported.

 

Self Signed Certificate Warning Message in Client’s End

Yes

No.

Because Exchange 2013 CAS Server automatically trusts Exchange 2013 Mailbox server’s Certificate.

 

Outlook Web App Spell Check

Yes

No. Relies on Browser Spell Check.

 

 

 

 

Services

RPC client access service

Yes in CAS Server

Removed

 

Front End Transport service

No

New service in CAS Server

High Availability

DAG

Yes

Yes

Security

Data Loss Protection

Not there.

Yes. New feature. Can be configured through Transport rules.

Ex. Mistakenly Sending sensitive data to unauthorized users.

Lync 2010 / 2013

Supported ?

Yes

Yes

 

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