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Microsoft NAS 2003 Feature Pack, A01
The Windows Storage Server 2003 Feature Pack for Dell PowerVault NAS Systems enables Network Attached Storage support for Exchange Server 2003 systems. <p>=====================</p> <p>Feature Pack Overview</p> <p>=====================</p> The Feature Pack allows Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 databases and transaction logs to be stored on a network attached storage (NAS) device running Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003. A single Windows Storage Server computer running the Feature Pack can host the databases and transaction logs of up to two Exchange servers and up to fifteen hundred Exchange mailboxes. <p>The Feature Pack installs new components on both the Windows Storage Server computer and Exchange Server 2003. These components provide tools and services that allow Exchange databases and transaction logs to be moved to a Windows Storage Server computer. They perform the necessary configuration updates to give Exchange Server 2003 access to the remotely stored files.</p> <p>Exchange database tools and applications that are currently being used by an organization can still be used in conjunction with the Feature Pack within the limitations of the Feature Pack.</p> <p>The Feature Pack will only run on NAS systems running the Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 operating system.</p> <p>=====================</p> <p>Feature Pack Requirements</p> <p>=====================</p> Dell PowerVault NAS System: <ol> <li>The Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 Feature Pack for Dell NAS Systems is only supported on Dell PowerVault NAS Systems running Windows Storage Server 2003.</li> <li>The Feature Pack does not support NAS clusters. Do not install the Feature Pack on Dell NAS Systems in a cluster configuration.</li> </ol> <p>Microsoft Exchange Server 2003:</p> <ol> <li>On the Exchange server, the Feature Pack runs on either the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows 2000 Server operating system. The Exchange server must be running Exchange Server 2003.</li> </ol>
Release Date 9/28/2004
Importance: Optional
Version: A01

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File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

WSS 2003 Feature Pack A01.exe

Description: This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 47MB

File Format: Rel-Notes-Text Download File Download File
File Name:

WSS 2003 Feature Pack Readme A01.txt

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 9KB

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Description

The Windows Storage Server 2003 Feature Pack for Dell PowerVault NAS Systems enables Network Attached Storage support for Exchange Server 2003 systems. <p>=====================</p> <p>Feature Pack Overview</p> <p>=====================</p> The Feature Pack allows Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 databases and transaction logs to be stored on a network attached storage (NAS) device running Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003. A single Windows Storage Server computer running the Feature Pack can host the databases and transaction logs of up to two Exchange servers and up to fifteen hundred Exchange mailboxes. <p>The Feature Pack installs new components on both the Windows Storage Server computer and Exchange Server 2003. These components provide tools and services that allow Exchange databases and transaction logs to be moved to a Windows Storage Server computer. They perform the necessary configuration updates to give Exchange Server 2003 access to the remotely stored files.</p> <p>Exchange database tools and applications that are currently being used by an organization can still be used in conjunction with the Feature Pack within the limitations of the Feature Pack.</p> <p>The Feature Pack will only run on NAS systems running the Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 operating system.</p> <p>=====================</p> <p>Feature Pack Requirements</p> <p>=====================</p> Dell PowerVault NAS System: <ol> <li>The Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 Feature Pack for Dell NAS Systems is only supported on Dell PowerVault NAS Systems running Windows Storage Server 2003.</li> <li>The Feature Pack does not support NAS clusters. Do not install the Feature Pack on Dell NAS Systems in a cluster configuration.</li> </ol> <p>Microsoft Exchange Server 2003:</p> <ol> <li>On the Exchange server, the Feature Pack runs on either the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows 2000 Server operating system. The Exchange server must be running Exchange Server 2003.</li> </ol>

Level of Importance:Optional

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Important Information

The Feature Pack does not support NAS clusters. Do not install the Feature Pack on Dell PowerVault NAS Systems in a cluster configuration.

Compatibility

Systems
PowerVault 745N
Operating Systems
MS Windows Server 2003

Applies to

  • NAS 2003 Feature Pack

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for WSS 2003 Feature Pack A01.exe: 

WSS 2003 Feature Pack

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  1. Click the Download Now link to download the file.
  2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the I agree link to accept the agreement.
  3. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.
Installing WSS 2003 Feature Pack A01.exe

NOTE: The Feature Pack is only supported on Dell PowerVault NAS Systems running Windows Storage Server 2003.

  1. Download the 'WSS 2003 Feature Pack' installation file from the Downloads section of your PowerVault NAS System at support.dell.com.
  2. From the PowerVault NAS System, logged in either locally or through Terminal Services, execute the ‘WSS 2003 Feature Pack’ file. The file may be local to the system or on a network share.
  3. Follow the instructions to extract all installation and documentation files to the 'c:\Dell\Install\Feature Pack' directory.
  4. After all files are extracted, a browser window will open displaying the Feature Pack Installation Web Interface. All available product documentation is accessible from the Web Interface.
  5. To install the Feature Pack on the Dell PowerVault NAS System, click the Installation Tab -> click the Feature Pack Installation link. Read and accept the End User License Agreement. Select Open if prompted by the browser.
  6. Follow the wizard instructions to complete the installation. A reboot is not required.
  7. Once Feature Pack installation is complete, return to the Installation Web Interface. To install updates to the Feature Pack, click any included Hotfix Installation links. Select Open if prompted by the browser.
  8. Follow the wizard instructions to complete the installation.
NOTE: The Feature Pack Installation Web Interface may be launched at any time by double-clicking index.htm located in the 'c:\Dell\Install\Feature Pack' directory. Custom Instructions for WSS 2003 Feature Pack Readme A01.txt: Download 1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file WSS 2003 Feature Pack Readme.txt. 2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link to accept the agreement. 3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive. Viewing the File 1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.

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