Unified Communications http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9283/more en Skype Business server 2015 Difference between Active and Concurrent users http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-server-2015-difference-between-active-and-concurrent-users <div class="node-body article-body"><p>There are two key words when working with Skype for Business server 2015 that you should be aware &nbsp;of those are Active and Concurrent. These particular words will come up quite a bit when you are working with a design, capacity planning, or troubleshooting an issue. At the end of the day, regardless &nbsp;of the scenario you are working with these words are important to understand what they mean and how to use them accordingly. &nbsp;</p> <p><strong>What is considered Active?</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-server-2015-difference-between-active-and-concurrent-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-server-2015-difference-between-active-and-concurrent-users#comments Skype for Business Skype for Business Skype for Business Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:47:00 +0000 185611 at http://windowsitpro.com Mac Skype for Business 2015 Client Side Logs http://windowsitpro.com/unified-communications/mac-skype-business-2015-client-side-logs <div class="node-body article-body"><p>When Microsoft released the Mac version of the Skype for Business 2015 client there was definitely much anticipation for the product. &nbsp;I&rsquo;m sure there are others like myself run both the Windows version Skype for Business 2015 client and Mac Skype for Business 2015 client (on separate machines of course, and yes that means I have a Mac). &nbsp;One of the areas that I found myself looking for soon after the installation and getting signed on to the SFB Mac version was where the client logs would be located. &nbsp;Are they in the same location as the Lync 2011 Mac client version?</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/unified-communications/mac-skype-business-2015-client-side-logs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/unified-communications/mac-skype-business-2015-client-side-logs#comments Unified Communications Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:12:00 +0000 184641 at http://windowsitpro.com Codecs of Skype for Business Server 2015 http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-server/codecs-skype-business-server-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Byron Spurlock takes a look at the various different codecs that are involved with S4BS and what scenarios they are used with.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-server/codecs-skype-business-server-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-server/codecs-skype-business-server-2015#comments Exchange Server Unified Communications Mon, 16 May 2016 21:18:00 +0000 170781 at http://windowsitpro.com Understanding the Main Types of Federation in Skype and Lync Environments http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/understanding-main-types-federation-skype-and-lync-environments <div class="field-deck"> Although the different types might seem similar, there are important differences </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Find out how Discovered Partner Domain, Allowed Partner Domain, and Allowed Partner Server federation differ from each other.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/understanding-main-types-federation-skype-and-lync-environments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/understanding-main-types-federation-skype-and-lync-environments#comments Skype for Business Allowed Partner Domain Allowed Partner Domain Allowed Partner Server Allowed Partner Server Discovered Partner Domain Discovered Partner Domain federation federation Lync Server 2013 Lync Server 2013 Skype for Business Server 2015 Skype for Business Server 2015 Wed, 09 Sep 2015 12:22:00 +0000 148401 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Skype for Business Server 2015 and&nbsp;Lync Server 2013</p> Skype for Business: PSTN Calling http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-pstn-calling <div class="node-body article-body">One of the areas where Microsoft’s Lync and Skype for Business products have had the most success is in replacing business phone systems (usually known as private branch exchange, or PBX, systems). This success has come about because Skype for Business has grown to offer a robust feature set that matches or exceeds what legacy PBX systems offer, combined with a thriving ecosystem of devices and add-on products and all the benefits that come from its integration with Windows, Active Directory, Exchange and SharePoint.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-pstn-calling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-pstn-calling#comments Skype for Business Active Directory Active Directory cloud cloud Exchange Exchange Lync Lync PBX PBX PSTN PSTN SharePoint SharePoint Skype for Business Skype for Business Thu, 20 Aug 2015 02:28:00 +0000 147011 at http://windowsitpro.com Skype for Business PSTN conferencing http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-pstn-conferencing <div class="node-body article-body">Office 365 has been a huge success by every measure: its yearly revenue, feature set, and breadth of options have continued to grow rapidly each year since its introduction. However, this rapid growth has caused a few growing pains.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-pstn-conferencing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-pstn-conferencing#comments Skype for Business Skype for Business Skype for Business Mon, 03 Aug 2015 18:50:00 +0000 145891 at http://windowsitpro.com Skype for Business Now Available for Windows Phone http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-now-available-windows-phone <div class="node-body article-body">Today Microsoft has released one of the final pieces to its elimination of Lync branding.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-now-available-windows-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-now-available-windows-phone#comments Skype for Business Windows Phone Skype for Business Windows Phone Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:05:00 +0000 143531 at http://windowsitpro.com Skype for Business Online Meeting Migration Tool in Technical Preview http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-online-meeting-migration-tool-technical-preview <div class="node-body article-body">A new tool released as a technical preview is needed to convert meetings into Skype for Business PSTN Conferencing.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-online-meeting-migration-tool-technical-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-online-meeting-migration-tool-technical-preview#comments Skype for Business Meeting Migration Meeting Migration Skype for Business Skype for Business Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:37:00 +0000 143421 at http://windowsitpro.com Lync 2013 Server Draining http://windowsitpro.com/lync/lync-2013-server-draining <div class="field-deck"> How to minimize service disruption when performing maintenance </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Have you ever wondered if you can perform maintenance on your Lync servers without disrupting users? Here's the answer to this commonly asked question.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/lync/lync-2013-server-draining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/lync/lync-2013-server-draining#comments Lync Lync Server 2013 Lync Server 2013 Lync Server Management Shell Lync Server Management Shell server draining server draining Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:02:00 +0000 142911 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Lync Server 2013</p> Skype for Business Hits Preview with Advanced Broadcasting and Conferencing Features http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-hits-preview-advanced-broadcasting-and-conferencing-features <div class="node-body article-body">Today Microsoft has released into preview new features for Skype for Business customers.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-hits-preview-advanced-broadcasting-and-conferencing-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/skype-business/skype-business-hits-preview-advanced-broadcasting-and-conferencing-features#comments Skype for Business Skype for Business Skype for Business Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:18:00 +0000 143241 at http://windowsitpro.com