Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer

The Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer is designed for administrators who want to determine the overall health of their Lync Server environment.
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      You can use Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer to identify and resolve problems with your Lync Server deployment. The Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer gathers configuration information from Lync Server 2010 components.

      With the proper network access, the Best Practices Analyzer can examine servers running Active Directory Domain Services, Exchange Server Unified Messaging (UM), and Lync Server. You can use Best Practices Analyzer to do the following:
      • Proactively perform checks, verifying that the configuration is set according to recommended best practices.
      • Automatically detect required updates to Lync Server 2010.
      • Generate a list of issues, such as suboptimal configuration settings, unsupported options, missing updates, or practices that we do not recommend.
      • Help you troubleshoot and fix specific problems.

      Best Practices Analyzer provides the following features:
      • Minimal installation prerequisites.
      • Online documentation about reported issues, including troubleshooting tips.
      • Configuration information that you can save for later review.
      • State-of-the-art system analysis.
  • System Requirements
    Supported Operating System

    Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2

      The computer must also be running the following:

      You can install Best Practices Analyzer on computers with a supported operating system that are not running Lync Server 2010, Core Components or WMI Backward Compatibility Package, but you can use Best Practices Analyzer on those computers only to view reports, not to run scans.
    • To install this download:
      1. Download the file by clicking the Download button and saving the file to your hard disk.
      2. Double-click the RTCBPA.msi program file on your hard disk to start the Setup program.
      3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

      Instructions for use:

      After you install this download, refer to the documentation for instructions.

      To remove this download:

      To remove the download file, delete the file RTCBPA.msi.

      1. On the Start menu, point to Settings and then click Control Panel.
      2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
      3. In the list of currently installed programs, select Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer and then click Remove or Add/Remove. If a dialog box appears, follow the instructions to remove the program.
      4. Click Yes or OK to confirm that you want to remove the program.