Lync Server 2010 Chm File RTM

This download contains a compiled help file (chm) of all the available Lync Server 2010 IT professional documentation on the Technical Library If you want the online version you can go here Enjoy…


Lync 2010 Address Book Normalization

Excellent article by Jeff about AB normalization, read the article at


The 30 interesting info about Lync

In this post I’ll list to you 30 fact and info about Lync which is totally new and different than OCS: You can virtualize all topologies and we support all workloads, including Enterprise Voice to be virtualized When you virtualize, Scalability is roughly 50% of the scalability offered by a Lync Server 2010 topology running…


Lync Server 2010 lab deployment guide (Part 4)

So now with all services started we are ready in this final part to create and enable our first Lync users but let me show you first the Lync Control Panel. 1. From the start menu open the ‘Lync Server Control Panel’ 2. You will be prompted for the admin credentials as shown below, 3….


Lync Server 2010 lab deployment guide (Part 3)

In this part we need to deploy a local configuration store with the published configuration in the central management store on our Lync server, we will do that by using the deployment wizard again and selecting the ‘Install or update Lync Server System’ 1. Choose ‘Install Local Configuration Store’ 2. Leave the option to auto…


Lync Server 2010 lab deployment guide (Part 2)

In part 1 of this series we went through the deployment prerequisites, prepared the servers and prepared the environment for the deployment. In this part we will go through the planning tool, topology building and the server deployment. 1. First we need to create the necessary DNS records, we need the below records: Default SIP…


Lync Server 2010 RC lab deployment guide (Part 1)

Do you want to build your own Lync lab and you need guideline, I’ll post a series of four parts for a walkthrough for my lab setup and configuration over the next period… So let’s start by part 1: The Lab environment: Windows 2008 R2 as the OS for Lync Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory…


Microsoft Lync… Of course It’s the new OCS:)

I am thrilled to share with you this announcement from our UC team about the next release of OCS (Microsoft Lync)… Yes, Lync is the new name for the next generation of our real-time communications products, known until today as Communications Server and Communicator. Lync will continue on our UC vision by unifying enterprise voice,…