Tag Archives: Microsoft

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New Features Skype for Business visualised

Recently Microsoft has anounced that Skype for Business will be released in April 2015. While that’s just one month away, no “official” statement on exact improvements both client-side and server-side has been released. However, lots of bloggers have released their versions of the new & improved features. I’ve taken notice of these blogs and wanted…

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Show correct Caller ID on blind call transfers to external

As mentioned in one of my previous blog posts, one of the advantages on using an SBC is to be able to connect any “Direct SIP Trunk” to Lync; Microsoft certified or uncertified – as long as its compatible with the SBC’s settings. This time, I had to connect an uncertified SIP Trunk to Lync.…

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Issue: One way audio after “call on hold”

Recently, we’ve discovered an issue with “call on hold” functionality in combination with a Cisco CUBE as cpe for Direct SIP-Trunking with Lync 2013. In this situation, we enabled Music on Hold (which is disabled by default), while also respecting all settings and configuration provided by the ITSP for the SIP Trunk. The situation is…

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Easily count your Lync 2013 Client Access Licenses

One of the new features of Lync 2013 (or, if you’d like, call it just a powershell command) which is not discussed often is “Get-CsClientAccessLicense”. Which is why I’d like to share this one. Yes, it does exactly as says – it will display the Client Access Licenses used in your Lync deployment! This might be…

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Lync Server 2013 reaches RTM

From today, Lync Server 2013 is Released to Manufacturing. This means the new Lync version has now left development and gearing up to General Availability (GA) later this year or beginning next year, which will be when it’s available to everyone! Of course we’re thrilled with this news and looking forward to those Lync Server…

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