Announced last week, new features for Skype for Business are starting to roll out in preview. Those new features include Skype Meeting Broadcast, PSTN Conferencing, and Cloud PBX with PSTN Calling. Read the full spectrum of the announcements and find out how to take advantage of the previews: Skype for Business Hits Preview with Advanced Broadcasting and Conferencing Features.

PSTN Conferencing today has gotten a tool that is sure to be a requirement for those wanting to utilize the new service. PSTN Conferencing provides a way for US customers, part of the Office 365 Enterprise Plan or Skype for Business Plan 2, to dial-in through a traditional telephones to attend meetings.

To help make the transition to this new service, the Skype for Business Online Meeting Update Tool has been released to locate existing meetings to convert existing meeting information into the new format, including

  • Meeting invitations

  • Participants

  • Conference URL

  • Phone Number

  • Conference ID

You can grab the tool in 32-bit and 64-bit formats:

Technical Preview: Skype for Business Online, Meeting Migration Tool (64-bit)

Technical Preview: Skype for Business Online, Meeting Migration Tool (32-bit)