Lync 2013 Mobile Apps Now Available

For those of you who have deployed Lync Server 2013 On-Premise or Online you have probably been waiting for the new release of the Lync 2013 App for your Smartphone. Microsoft are now starting to release the apps to the various app stores for Smartphone App Stores. Windows 8 & iPhone/iPad are currently available with…


Sign into OCS 2007/R2 using Lync 2013 Desktop Client (Win 8)

The Lync 2013 Desktop client does not technically support OCS 2007/R2 but if you have not yet upgraded to the latest version of Communicator but want to use Office 2013 to it’s full potential then you can get the Desktop Application to sign into your OCS Account by adding the following Key/DWord into your registry. Client Lync…


Lync 2013 Conference San Diego Keynote

For those of you whom watch the Lync Server space, or are interested in adopting Lync in your organization you might want to check out the Keynotes from the Lync Conference held in San Diego this week. The opening Keynote will show you the power of Lync 2013 across multiple devices, it’s very exciting especially…


What's new in Microsoft Lync 2013?

Over the next few weeks I am going over the features within Microsoft Lync 2013, but before I wanted to initially cover what’s new in Lync 2013 from the previous version Lync 2010. I won’t be going through each feature in depth I just want to go through what is there and then at a…


Should I upgrade SQL? Move to SQL Mirroring? - Microsoft Lync 2013

I have seen this topic brought up quite a bit in organizations looking to upgrade there current Lync 2010 Infrastructure or implementing Lync 2013 in a new environment where by they have not used Unified Communications Products from Microsoft previously. Microsoft have made some big changes in the Back End Supported Topology’s in Lync 2013 along with…