Exchange 2010 & Polycom @ Sydney UC

& Just a reminder that the April Sydney UC meeting is on Monday evening (the 27th) at Polycom in North Sydney. Topics for this month are Exchange 2010 (technical overview & demo of the beta) and Polycom UC (including HD & Telepresence integration with OCS R2). Meeting & registration details at


Sydney UC April meeting: Polycom

Polycom will be showcasing their end-to-end solution set integrated with Microsoft OCS 2007 R2.  From the CX range of phones, the CX 5000 Unified Conferencing device through to high-definition room based video endpoints and immersive Telepresence products. We will be discussing our support of OCS R2 across our entire Personal, Room and Immersive Telepresence product…


Tandberg & Jabra on Wednesday evening.. all welcome

Just a reminder that Tandberg & Jabra will be demo-ing their latest UC offerings at Sydney UC on Wednesday evening.  There will also be a special giveaway from Jabra… a Dial 520 USB handset. Everybody is welcome to attend.  More information and registration information at


Tandberg & Jabra at next Sydney UC Community meeting

Tandberg & Jabra will be presenting at the next Sydney UC Community meeting, at Microsoft North Ryde on March 18th. Come along and see the latest in high-end Video Conferencing gear, fully integrated with OCS & communicator; as well as Jabra’s latest UC hardware (there may even be a giveaway!). Pizza included 🙂 More details…


Sydney UC January meeting

The Sydney UC user/enthusiast community is meeting again on Tuesday (the 20th) at 1pm.  Everybody is welcome – come along and meet your peers, have some pizza, and see a demo of OCS 2007 R2! Details at


Sydney UC – next meeting

The next Sydney UC meeting will be held at Gen-I next Tuesday, Movember the 18th. More details at See you there!


Tech.Ed 2008… what a week!

Tech.Ed 2008 has finally wrapped up… I was in Auckland for Tech.Ed NZ on Monday and Tuesday, and then in Sydney for Tech.Ed Australia from Wednesday to Friday. It was a hectic and somewhat exhausting week as I was the track/content owner for Unified Communications and Mobility, and I also presented or co-presented 9 sessions. …


Sydney UC community to launch at Tech.Ed 2008

At Tech.Ed next week we’re launching a new community for Unified Comms in Sydney – Sydney UC! If you work in, are passionate about, or just enjoy Exchange, OCS, VoIP, video, or comms in general – this is the place for you to network with your peers, learn from the experts, see the technologies and…