Lync Migration Resource Center
A community of independent advocates and experts, accelerating the adoption of Microsoft Lync

Welcome to the Microsoft Lync Migration Resource Center

These days, companies of all sizes are implementing unified communications solutions in order to provide constant connectivity, improve collaboration and increase worker productivity. Many businesses are turning to Microsoft Lync as their UC solution of choice because of its integration with existing business tools such as Microsoft Office, as well as its robust capabilities in the areas of instant messaging, VoIP, video conferencing and more. For companies interested in migrating to Microsoft Lync, this site will serve as a comprehensive resource, complete with white papers, videos, case studies, industry news, webinars, blog posts and more.

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Avaya + Lync

Lync with Avaya - Taking a Closer Look
Unified Communications has matured and is on the minds of many CIOs as a means to improve collaboration and reduce costs. But for those businesses with Avaya communications systems, the road to implementing UC can be daunting. One solution that is getting a closer look is using Microsoft Lync with Avaya.

   
Microsoft Lync

3 Steps to Understanding the Cost Saving Benefits of Microsoft Lync
As organizations realize the promised benefits of better collaboration and more efficient communications from their Unified Communication (UC) solution, the cost saving benefits are drawing more attention. UC solutions such as Microsoft Lync are being deployed to reduce travel costs, reduce existing telephony and web conferencing costs, and even reduce physical office space costs as remote workers are first class citizens and capable of effectively working from anywhere.

Lync Migration Featured News

The Worthington Federal Bank has traditionally used Microsoft Lync's native archiving capability to capture the IM conversations that occur throughout their local branches, distributed across the state of Alabama. According to regulatory standards, Financial Service institutions are required by law to archive data over seven years, yet the bank has only been a Lync customer for the past two. As a result of a slew of forensic investigations undertaken by a third party counsel, the Worthington Fed…


When people want to speak over the Internet, they often go to services such as Skype or Facebook. Internet messengers have been popular since the early days, with clients like AOL Instant Messenger, and the less popular Microsoft Windows Live Messenger being installed on almost everyone's computer at one point. While Windows Live Messenger has moved on to be replaced by Skype, Microsoft does indeed still have its own instant messenger client, but this isn't meant for the average consumer. Micros…


Telepresence, or the use of videoconferencing in meetings, is becoming more popular, but MantaroBot has taken the concept even further with its Classic 2 mobile telepresence robot.


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Resources

Case Studies

Ernst Basler & Partner
Resilient Voice Connectivity for a Global Multi-site Lync Deployment

Stellenbosch University
Connecting Microsoft Lync to Skype Connect SIP Trunking

Kennedy Center
An Integration Case Study with Enabling Technologies

Lancaster-Lebanon IU 13
An Integration Case Study with Enabling Technologies

New Belgium Brewing
Craft brewer migrates to Microsoft Lync and SIP Trunking with AudioCodes E-SBC

Broward College
Broward College, previously known as “Broward Community College”, is a higher education college located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S., and part of the Florida College System. Established in 1959, the college was founded as part of a move to broaden Florida’s two-year community college system.