Skype for Business Cloud Connector Version 1.4.2

This is an important update as it is the first update that will automatically update all existing installed Skype for Business Cloud Connector (Cloud Connector) 1.4.1 appliances based on the update schedule that administrators have configured for their Cloud Connector Hybrid PSTN Sites. For details please refer to Understanding the automatic update process for Cloud

Skype for Business Online: Custom Policies

Custom policy’s have hit S4B online, welcomed by many people who want a bit more granularity and control over what goes on up there.. I would also imagine that these will become more and more required, expanded on in the near future with the push up the the fluffy white stuff… ref: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Skype-for-Business-Blog/Custom-Policies-for-Skype-for-Business-Online/ba-p/53824 Recording: http://aka.ms/sfbcast Mobility: New-CsMobilityPolicy

Microsoft Teams: Global Rollout Complete

Yesterday Microsoft announced the Global roll out of the new Yammer replacement (and Skype Online PC) – Microsoft Teams Go try it out, I have to admit you wont be disappointed, another great product! ref: https://blogs.office.com/2017/03/14/microsoft-teams-rolls-out-to-office-365-customers-worldwide/ Today, during a global webcast from Microsoft headquarters, we announced that Microsoft Teams—the chat-based workspace in Office 365—is now generally

Skype Academy: Hybrid and Online Migration

The Skype Academy has published the ‘how to’ high level video on the Hybrid and Online migration process, this is based off the SOF (Skype Operations Framework) and is pretty concrete when it comes to actually doing it. Microsoft Published: January 2017 Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fS2tpFlgRmE&index=1&t=1s&list=PLH5ElbTc1hWTsunfXvNVnDFCJCCzrL3R9 SOF Cloud Migration Workflow: https://www.skypeoperationsframework.com/Offers?pageState=CloudMigration REMEMBER: This whole lineup experience is rather new when

Latest S4B Updates: February 2017

Latest in the S4B KB/CU updates: Big ones on this release that stand out for me: LastActive attribute provides inaccurate information about a user’s presence status in Skype for Business Enhanced 911 (E911) calls using Skype for Business 2016 on Mac don’t work through the non-Windows authentication in Skype for Business Server 2015 ref: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3061064/updates-for-skype-for-business-server-2015

Lync Log Files: Windows Fabric

So today I had an issue with Lync Windows Fabic files wanting to kill a front end without even taking me to dinner first so I came over this little command to give us some control over them. The location of these hideaways is: C:\ProgramData\Windows Fabric\Fabric\log\Traces You can move these onto another drive if you want

Sonus SBC: Packet Capture

Today I had an issue where I had to capture the media and SIP information on a particular call, many people forget the toolsets on the SBC’s which can give you a wealth of stream information. Goto: Diagnostics screen Goto: Packet Capture menu Start the capture process Select your primary interface that sends / recieves