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Now I know that Exchange Server will use as much memory as possible and release it whenever another process needs it I don't believe that to be the case and I've never seen documentation or anecdotal evidence to suggest such behavior. Database maintenance occurs by default between 1AM and 5AM. That would be my guess as to what's causing the spike. ...
I have done a setup just like you are asking, albeit with Exchange 2010 which is somewhat different than 2007 in this regard. It will handle distro lists, etc. Be cautious about having the same ones cross-forest though...like helpdesk or sales or whatever. Basically it comes down to 3 things: You should (if you don't already) have a shared SMTP ...
Exchange doesn't care about the IP address. Therefore changing the IP address and rebooting the server will not be an issue. If you have any receive connectors on the 2007 server listening bound to a specific IP, be sure to change that as well. Changing the name on the other hand would be a major problem, as that will break Exchange.
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