Next Generation of Skype Room Systems video – Ignite 2016

Hi All I’ve been listening to a great session on Skype Room System devices code named Project Rigel. The session was run at Ignite 2016 over in the US in September 2016. It’s a great session and demonstrates the value of the new Skype Room System devices that are shipping from Polycom, Logitech and Crestron….


Exciting news from Ignite 2016

Hi All Ignite 2016 is on at the moment in the US. There have been some exciting news coming through in the event. The following links cover the key highlights: Skype for Business – Office365 more generally – I am personally, particularly excited about: Skype Room SystemsToday, we’re announcing the next generation of…


Lync Server 2013/Skype for Business Health Check Script

Hi All It’s the season to be jolly I am having fun seeing the kids get excited about Santa visiting soon. I finally have a spare moment and so I thought I would post a Lync Server 2013 Health Check Script I put together to help do some daily checks about your Lync Server 2013…


Simplifying creation of Office Web App 2013 Farm Certificates

Hi All I wrote a blog a while back on deploying an Office Web App Farm for Lync Server 2013. It has got quite a few hits over the past 12 months and so is obviously a topic that a lot are interested in. I’ll be honest, I did a lousy job with the certificate…


Basic Skype for Business/Lync 2013 VDI Plugin Test Lab

Hi all I don’t get to see the Lync 2013 VDI Plugin in action too much and so I thought I would try and work out how to lab it up, to get a better understanding of how it works. The good news is that it is a lot easier than I expected. In my…


How to setup monitoring of your Skype for Business or Lync Edge Servers with Operations Manager 2012

Hi All I am migrating my Canberra PFE posts to my new blog, so a bit of rehashing of old stuff. Happy Skype’ing. Steve ———————————————————————————— Happy New Year for 2016. I thought I’d start off the year with a blog on a topic I have been meaning to get to for 18 months now ,…