Test Drive Lync 2010!


J.J. Antequino


You’ve heard me say it before….. Lync is a killer app…. it’s a deal closer.

Whether you use it in the cloud with Office 365 or install it on-premise, Lync will provide value to every business.

Within the last month, I have visited with many partners who are anxious to show off the power of Lync to their customers. However, they would like to setup a demo environment that they can play around with first.

Enter the “VHD Test Drive - Lync Server 2010 VHD Evaluation”



Evaluate Microsoft's Unified Communications and Collaboration Solution today!
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 combined with Microsoft Exchange 2010 SP1 Unified Messaging and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 delivers a fresh, intuitive user experience that brings together the different ways people communicate and collaborate in a single user interface. This unified experience facilitates rapid user adoption, while the ability to support a full range of communications from a single platform reduces both capital and operational costs.

Download this fully configured virtual machine set of the latest release to evaluate Microsoft Lync Server 2010, and discover the full power of the Microsoft Business Productivity Platform. This VHD set enables real-time communications and collaboration using presence, instant messaging, enterprise voice and video, conferencing and application sharing, as well as features like Unified Messaging and Skill Search powered by Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SharePoint Server.


If you would like to get started today, click on over to: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?amp;displaylang=en&id=26217

I’d also encourage you to take a look at www.testdrivinglync.com for some other great info and videos.