Exchange Server 2016 Installed Services
Sometime when you are troubleshooting your Exchange Server implementation, it’s important to understand the purpose of each and every service installed by Exchange Server. In this blog post, I’m going to walk you through Exchange server 2016 installed services. Being a consultant, it always helped me a lot to troubleshoot exchange server implementation to find out which Exchange Server installed service is causing a problem.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 was introduced with two server roles (Mailbox Server Role and Edge Transport Server Role). Now, Mailbox server in Exchange Server 2016 performs all the tasks that were being performed by Hub Transport, Client Access and Mailbox Server roles in legacy Exchange. I had the below information handy for a while to look in to any issues during the testing and troubleshooting. Below are the services installed by Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 (mailbox role) and the startup type for each is set as below.