Category: Skype

Skype is a peer-to-peer voice and video service provider based on proprietary protocols, with a massive installed base, mainly on consumers for it's free capabilities

Jan 28

Microsoft Teams and the protocols it uses, OPUS and MNP24

great blog post about the architecture and protocols around Microsoft Teams. Please find some excerpts around the detail, while referring to the original writer.

Jan 25

Microsoft Teams – the Basics

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Microsoft Teams a basic interoduction on what it is and some nice resources to start with.

Dec 13

Microsoft Teams, first view on voice dialing

a view on configuring Skype Online Enterprise Voice and dialing out from the Microsoft Teams clients

Feb 05

Skype4Business, upcoming voice (OPUS) codec. Will it be in there? No, not in initial release

All Unified Communications vendors talk SIP nowadays, but the SIP standards leaves so much room for vendor additions that different SIP implementations do not automatically talk to each other. That’s why often a Session Border Controller is need for voice or video to make sure things are made compatible. Let’s talk a about codecs currently used …

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Feb 05

Lync 2013 and Skype4Business End-user Devices Selection for Enterprise Voice

Choosing the right end-user devices (EUD) for your Lync solution is crucial for the adoption of your unified communications solution and thus for realizing your business case of lowering telecom cost and greater agility in doing business internally and with your partners and customers. When you have setup your on premise or partner hosted Lync 2013 …

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Jan 23

Lync 2013 and Skype Connectivity – Business and Consumer UC combined

Microsoft Lync 2013 and Skype connectivity brings business and consumer closer to together via chat, audio and soon via video

Dec 20

Global Microsoft Lync 2013 roll-out and conferencing

Global Microsoft Lync 2013 roll-out and conferencing. Explanation on what is needed and a stepped approach on what to do. Benefits are explained and cost savings can be achieved

Dec 14

Lync 2013 – compelling reasons to upgrade

This blog contains description of new Microsoft Lync 2013 feature and resources. It will go into the new video capabilities like h.264.svc, Gallery View and the Lync Room System, Skype interoperability and Lync 2013 mobile clients.