SfB Broadcast: Ep. 43 Skype for Business Cloud Connector Edition for Hybrid PSTN Summary

This is a SfB Broadcast from Microsoft link to the video is here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FjqcVgWx_yY The three points i found most interesting Media Bypass – Summer 2017 Coexistence – Fall 2017 Improved diagnostics – Winter 2017 Lets go. Bill Verthein, Principal Product Manager Oliver Chiu – Sr Product Marketing Manager What Hybrid ?? Average PSTN contracts … Continue reading SfB Broadcast: Ep. 43 Skype for Business Cloud Connector Edition for Hybrid PSTN Summary

Enable Skype Meetings App to replace Skype for Business Web App on Skype for Business Server 2015 with CU5

Following Skype for Business Server 2015 CU5 May 2017 installation as part of the release notes i noticed something regarding meeting join experiences and i had a light bulb moment perhaps the new meeting join experience that's already live in Skype for Business Online has come on premises. I had to dig on this. From … Continue reading Enable Skype Meetings App to replace Skype for Business Web App on Skype for Business Server 2015 with CU5

Skype for Business Server 2015 Cumulative update 5 May 2017

There's a new Skype for Business Server 2015 cumulative update May 2017 which is CU5. This update notes enables Location-Based Routing to support the Skype for Business mobile clients. This was mentioned on the previous CU4 HF1. This CU seems a biggy with many many fixes and new stuff as well in it. Took a … Continue reading Skype for Business Server 2015 Cumulative update 5 May 2017

Skype for Business Mac Client March 2017 Update Summary – Note UCWA dependencies

There been a new March 2017 update released for the Skype for Business Mac Clients. This could be cumulative update 4 i cant see it mentioning cu version anywhere at the mo so its march update for the SfB Mac Client with a lot of new features and bugs addressed which is great and shows … Continue reading Skype for Business Mac Client March 2017 Update Summary – Note UCWA dependencies

Skype for Business Server 2015 February 2017 Cumulative Update

Happy valentines ! I Noticed last night on twitter thanks to @Luca_Vitali that a new Cumulative update was released yesterday for Skype for Business Server and there a lot in this one ! Windows Server 2016 is mentioned which is great and cant be long for this to be a supported OS for SfB Server … Continue reading Skype for Business Server 2015 February 2017 Cumulative Update

Skype for Business Broadcast – VMware & VDI in SfB Summary

Last Friday Feb 10th 2017 there was a Skype meeting broadcast from Microsoft on VMware and VDI. Link to Broadcast https://join-beta.broadcast.skype.com/microsoft.com/eeece52fa0d64cf6aaaa28af805bb9a2/en-US/ Below is summary and run through of the broadcast. May be useful if you don't get change to watch the recording above. Paul Kennan from Microsoft presents Joining Microsoft was VMware Tony Wim director … Continue reading Skype for Business Broadcast – VMware & VDI in SfB Summary

Skype for Business Mac Client CU3 February 2017 Update Summary

There been a new Cumulative update 3 released for the Skype for Business Mac Clients. This is February 2017 cumulative update 3 for the SfB Mac Client with some new features and bugs addressed. Thanks to Tom Arbuthnot for tweeting this news last night. The Feb 2017 cumulative update 3 brings Peer-to-Peer desktop sharing Additional … Continue reading Skype for Business Mac Client CU3 February 2017 Update Summary

Skype for Business 2016 Client Update – Jan 3rd 2017

Happy new year all ! Well first post of this year will be about a SfB 2016 client update which i just noticed. There's a number of issues fixed so this may be a interesting update. This was Released January 3rd 2017 Version update number is 16.0.4483.1000 KB3128049 Download Link here but check the prereq … Continue reading Skype for Business 2016 Client Update – Jan 3rd 2017

Skype for Business Online Auto Attendant Preview Summary

From the recent announcement on Microsoft Tech Community here regarding Auto Attendant and call queues in SfB Online i wanted to give a quick summary on Call queues and Auto Attendant. Ill post two posts one for Auto Attendant and one for Call queues. I've just looked over the Skype Academy slide content slides available … Continue reading Skype for Business Online Auto Attendant Preview Summary

Skype for Business Meeting Invite formatting updates Summary

Looking over the Skype for Business SOF Blog the last post is regarding Meeting invite updates for the windows client and some new and i think welcomed formatting changes. To check out the full post go here Microsoft note based on feedback some new updates to meeting invites are here, so lets take a look. … Continue reading Skype for Business Meeting Invite formatting updates Summary