Job-Sharing in Skype for Business

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Office Servers and Services MVP Greig Sheridan as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Sonia Cuff of the Technical Committee served as the Technical Reviewer of this piece.  When deploying Skype for Business Enterprise Voice it’s not uncommon to encounter two people sharing the same job. One may work…


Here It Is Again: The Friday Five!

Contributing to .NET For Dummies Rion Williams is a Full Stack Software Engineer at Structure X. He lives in Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA and is passionate about making the developer community a better place. He’s frequently found answering questions on the ASP.NET Forums and Stack Overflow, writing blog posts, or contributing to a wide range…


Get ready for the weekend. We’re here with the Friday Five!

5 eBooks on Data Science and Analysis! Sergio Govoni has been a software developer for almost 20 years. He received a Computer Science degree from Italy State University in 2000. He’s since worked at Centro Software, which produces an international multi-company ERP on the Windows platform. At Centro Software, Sergio currently serves as Technical Lead…


Office 365 Skype for Business Online: PSTN Audio Conferencing Myths Exposed and Frequently asked Questions!

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Office Servers and Services MVP Dino Caputo as part of our Technical Tuesday series.   Microsoft offers a mature and feature rich PSTN Audio Conferencing service in both Skype for Business Server and its cloud version dubbed Skype for Business Online PSTN Audio Conferencing. As announced back…


Automating the collection of CQM data

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Office Servers and Services MVP Lasse Nordvik Wedø as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Installing and deploying Skype for Business (formerly known as Lync) is one thing, but knowing everything is ok and in order is something entirely different. Many customers believe not every bad or…


Moving to Skype for Business: Know Your In-Place Upgrade Options

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Skype for Business MVP Dino Caputo as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Skype for Business Server 2015 represents the first time Microsoft has allowed for an “in-place” upgrade of previous versions of its Universal Communications platform.  Since the Live Communication Server 2005 days, moving to the…


Skype for Business: Exploring Instant Messaging & Calls

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Consumer Apps MVP Alberto José Escalona Ustáriz as part of our Technical Tuesday series. It is not hard to get used to the user interface (UI) for Skype for Business instant messaging (IM) and call functions, as it is surprisingly similar to the Skype for consumers UI….


C.E.U.S by Iberian SharePoint Conference

Created by 18 MVPs and other community members, C.E.U.S by Iberian SharePoint Conference staged its largest technical event last week in Madrid, Spain. Designed to bring together leading experts in technology and productivity platforms (including SharePoint, Skype for Business, Exchange, Office 365 and Microsoft Azure) from the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America, the conference offered…