Gartner Research

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003

Published: 19 February 2004

ID: G0090160

Analyst(s): Karen M. Shegda, Maurene Caplan Grey


Exchange Server 2003, the latest release of Microsoft's messaging and collaboration platform, is a part of the Windows Server System. Existing customers must consider some issues before migrating to Exchange Server 2003.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
    • Client Support
    • Migration Strategies/Issues
  • Analysis
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Web Access
    • Mobile Support
    • Tight Integration in Microsoft-centric Environment
  • Limitations
    • Clustered Failover Not Reliable
    • Dependence on Windows 2003 and Outlook 2003 for Some Features
    • Tight Integration in Microsoft-centric Environment
    • Recommended Gartner Research
  • Insight

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