SCOM: Lync Server 2010 MP released

Please read the MP Guide before deploying!  Specifically Synthetic Transactions, and QoE require special configuration steps. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=e7185068-6424-4e67-bf61-7bf1c53efb4a&displaylang=en


OCS Blog Transitions to NextHop

The OCS Team blog is now officially retired. You may have noticed that recent posts include a reference to NextHop. Here’s an introduction to the new Lync Server blog for IT Pros. Same great information with a different wrapper. What Is NextHop? Welcome to NextHop! NextHop is the Microsoft Lync Server team’s customer response channel—a…


Introducing Microsoft Lync, the next OCS!

  Microsoft Corp. announced on 13/09/2010 the release candidate of Microsoft Lync, the next generation of Microsoft’s unified communications software that enables people to connect in new ways, anytime, anywhere. Lync is the new family brand for the products formerly known as Communications Server, Communications Online and Communicator, and it also now includes Lync Web…


Cloud: Microsoft shares its future BPOS plans

External Source: http://www.zdnet.com/blog/microsoft/microsoft-shares-officially-its-future-bpos-plans/6857   At this week’s Worldwide Partner Conference, Microsoft officials shared with attendees their “official” roadmap for updating the company’s hosted Business Productivity Online (BPOS) suite. Company officials shared which features and capabilities that the company rolled out already as part of the on-premises server complements of the BPOS products will be added…