Skype Operations Framework Christmas Updates – Quick Look at Quick Start and Content updates

The SOF team have given us all a festive treat before jolly Santa comes to town with some updates to the SOF website and content. Full details can be found Here https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Skype-Operations-Framework-Skype/A-Seasonal-gift-to-you-from-the-SOF-Team/ba-p/36225 Quick run over of the updates Quick Start – I really like What is quick start ? Quick Starts an Interactive Guide to … Continue reading Skype Operations Framework Christmas Updates – Quick Look at Quick Start and Content updates

Skype for Business Online Call Queue Preview Academy 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 Call Queue Preview Academy Summary

Lync Server 2013 November 2016 Cumulative Update 8 HF 1

Saw this last week and got some time to read up on the CU and wanted to wrote a quick summary and video of CU install process. Whilst researching this CU i came across Grieg's blog post which i highly recommend reading  here and also Guy Bachars blog here On review on Grieg's post and … Continue reading Lync Server 2013 November 2016 Cumulative Update 8 HF 1

Exchange UM – Dial plan does not exist, or Skype for Business Server 2015 does not have permission to read the relevant Active Directory objects. Resolution:

  I was recently setting up Exchange UM with SfB and came across this error when trying to call the subscriber access number. I found this in the event log of the Skype for Business Front End Server. Dialplan [DialPlan.domain.com] is not recognized by routing application Cause: Dial plan does not exist, or Skype for … Continue reading Exchange UM – Dial plan does not exist, or Skype for Business Server 2015 does not have permission to read the relevant Active Directory objects. Resolution:

Skype for Business Server 2015 – Cumulative Update 3 brings Busy On Busy voice policy options !

Well its happy Busy on Busy day for SfB Server with cumulative update 3. Its a very commonly asked question when moving from a PBX to Lync or Skype for Business Server ive found. Where is the busy tone ? Why am i receiving a toast pop up for a call when im busy / … Continue reading Skype for Business Server 2015 – Cumulative Update 3 brings Busy On Busy voice policy options !

Skype Room System Update – April 2016 (15.15.04)

Just noticed on SMARTs website that there's an updates for SRS last month on 19th April 2016 software version 15.15.04. Reading the MS KB looks to also apply to Crestron RL and Polycom Cx8000 systems. Looks to be some bug fixes, improvements,UI tweaks, SMART bios update, a bunch of Microsoft updates and adding a new … Continue reading Skype Room System Update – April 2016 (15.15.04)

Skype for Business Cloud Connector Edition Download available

Microsoft have released SfB Cloud Connector Edition. It's been in preview for a little while now but MS have released it as GA now. 🙂 Grab the download below.  Cloud Connector provides on premises PSTN connectivity with SfB Cloud PBX. Cloud Connector is a set of packaged VMs for Hyper V deployed in a permiter … Continue reading Skype for Business Cloud Connector Edition Download available

SMART – Skype for Business Room System software 15.14.09 – January 2016

Just noticed there was an SRS update in Jan 2016. Released on January 12, 2016, through Microsoft update services (see support.microsoft.com/kb/3136138 for more information). Notes: This cumulative update is also available by changing the LRS OEM Updates - internal server setting to http://downloads.smarttech.com/software/smartroomsystem/15.14.9 Download all necessary files for hosting this cumulative update on your own … Continue reading SMART – Skype for Business Room System software 15.14.09 – January 2016