February 2014

February 2014 Update for the Lync Desktop Client

Nikolay Muravlyannikov, Lync Program Manager II
Debbie Arbeeny, Lync Program Manager II
Tim Woo, Lync Technical Product Manager

It has been a year since Lync 2013 was released for general availability and the Lync team is truly

To Lync Conference 2014: Thank you!

To the folks who couldn't be here, thank you for engaging with us over social, watching the keynote, and connecting with us from afar. Every tweet you sent was shared on a giant 30-foot tall screen in the expo hall. We hope

Behind the Scenes at the Lync Conference 2014 Keynote Demo

By Tim Woo, Technical Product Manager and Lync Demo Lead

Day One of Lync Conference 2014 is over and it has been exciting to see the enthusiasm around Lync from our customers and partners. For me, as the Lync Demo

Our UK Windows Directory Services Escalation Team is Hiring – Support Escalation Engineers.

Hi! Its Linda Taylor here again from the Directory Services Escalation team in the UK. In this post, I want to tell you – We are hiring in the UK!!

Would you like to join the UK Escalation Team and …

Adding shortcuts on desktop using Group Policy Preferences in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

Hi All!

My name is Saurabh Koshta and I am with the Core Team at Microsoft. Currently I work in the client space so supporting all aspects of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 is my primary role.

We very often …

Holland & Knight LLP puts its clients first (and attorney satisfaction right behind) with a widespread adoption of the latest release of Microsoft Lync

By Dean Leung, Chief Information Officer, Holland & Knight LLP

In the legal industry—as with just about any professional services realm—the client comes first. Clients expect ready access and responsiveness. And we want them to be able to quickly find

Telefónica Makes Microsoft Lync the Centerpiece of its Unified Communications Strategy

By Andrew Dacombe, Head of Enterprise Mobility, Telefónica

Telefónica S.A. is a Spanish broadband and telecommunications provider that supplies communications, information, and entertainment solutions to more than 315 million customers across Europe, the United States, and Latin America. It

Lync Mobile update for Android phones: Rejoin and Conversation Continuum

Written by: Barak Manor

As we stated in our last Lync Mobile blog, we are not leaving Android behind. The new Lync for Android update is now available and will enhance the continuity of your communication experience. New features include

SDN at the Lync Conference: Wi-FI with Aruba

By Jamie Stark, Sr Product Manager, Lync

In just one week, the worldwide Lync Community will be gathering in Las Vegas for Lync Conference 2014. One of the big topics we’ll be talking about at the conference is software-defined networking