Every IT deployment is a balancing act: you have to weigh the costs against the benefits. A lot of data is available about what you have to invest to deploy Microsoft Lync. But it’s more difficult to quantify the return on your investment because Microsoft’s built-in tools focus on measuring service quality. That’s important, but it doesn’t help with the critical need you face to demonstrate adoption rates and ROI after you deploy Lync....More
In Lync Server 2013, the number of conferences supported and the number of conferences that can be safely handled aren't synonymous. Here's what you need to know to make sense of all the numbers....More
By enabling media bypass, you can reduce latency, eliminate unnecessary codec translations, and reduce the number of hops (which are points of potential failure)—all of which helps improve VoIP quality....More
April 2014 - The architectural components related to Hyper-V networking in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 R2 can be confusing. Walk through all the VMM networking architectural components and how to use them.