Microsoft Lync


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Microsoft Lync

Microsoft's system for unified communications in the enterprise. It includes instant messaging (IM), voice over IP (VoIP) and Web conferencing both within the organization and externally. Previously Office Communications Server (OCS), which evolved from Live Communications Server, Lync Server uses the address books maintained by Microsoft Exchange Server.

Client Side
Microsoft Lync is the instant messaging client for Lync Server. It was formerly Microsoft Office Communicator (MOC), which replaced Windows Messenger. See Skype for Business.
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A lot of the Microsoft customers are facing a dilemma choosing between throwing away their existing room-based conferencing systems and replace with Microsoft Lync compatible room systems in order to collaborate with their customers, vendors or business partners on Skype for Business / Lync, or keeping their existing videoconferencing rooms isolated from the Microsoft world.
Providing desktop phones for UCC / VoIP based Microsoft Lync that support the IEEE 802.
Microsoft Lync is an enterprise-ready unified communications platform; it provides a consistent, single client experience for presence, instant messaging, voice, video and a great meeting experience.
Microsoft Lync is a rich client application that provides presence, instant messaging, ad-hoc collaboration and online meeting capabilities through a single interface.
Polycom RealConnect for Microsoft Lync benefits from the power of the RealPresence Platform and the flexibility of Microsoft Lync's audio/video multi-point control unit (MCU), resulting in an interoperable and scalable solution that is expected to foster greater use of video collaboration.
Taking both business-to-business and business-to-consumer engagements to the next level, the TrueCapture video portal leverages the industry-standard Microsoft Lync UC solution to enable secure, two-way communication via high-definition video calls, giving customers and business partners the experience of an in-person meeting with company resources, regardless of their physical location.
Seattle US-based unified communication services provider G12 Communications said that its Session Initiation Protocol Trunking solution has successfully completed independent qualification with Microsoft Lync 2013 (NASDAQ: MSFT).
In fact, AudioCodes, traditionally best known for its gateways, has taken the Lync ecosystem concept to a new level with its One Voice for Microsoft Lync portfolio of products, which effectively offers businesses a one-stop shop for all their voice network elements to easily implement Lync.
5 -- To make it easier for dispersed employees to connect and collaborate over voice and video, organisations around the world have come to rely on the popular and reliable combination of Microsoft Lync and Polycom solutions to launch video and voice collaboration sessions easily and intuitively from within familiar business applications and workflows.
has globally shipped an integrated hardware and software solution that supports Microsoft Lync in the meeting room.
a leader in the development of network monitoring and management software for IP voice, video, data, and advanced applications for the Unified Communications (UC) industry, today announced that the company's application is Qualified with Microsoft Lync and has also been chosen as a Depth Partner in the Lync Software Defined Networking (SDN) API program.
The first 360-degree, panoramic 1080p HD video collaboration solutions was custom-built for Microsoft Lync 2013 - the CX5500 and CX5100 unified conference stations.

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