Looking at VbSS video streams in QoE

In Skype for Business 2016 we introduced Video based Screen Sharing (VbSS) for peer-to-peer calls. MVP Jeff Schertz has a good post on the technical details here. As implied by the name, the screen sharing flows via video streams, but how is it possible to distinguish these streams from "normal" video streams, when analyzing quality…


Exchange 2016 OWA IM Integration to Skype for Business & Lync

In Exchange 2013 you have to edit the OWA web.config file to add the IM server and certificate that Exchange should use to connect to Skype for Business 2013 or Lync 2013. Exchange 2016 has changed how this is configured. Now you have to configure override settings for it and they are now stored in Active…


Rate My Call in Skype for Business 2015

[Updated April 5, 2016 to include information related to Skype for Business Online] Skype for Business Server 2015 and Skype for Business 2015 implements the ability for users to rate their audio or video call experience. The user is presented with a form, which allow to give a 5-star quality rating from Really Bad (1…