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[Webinar] Microsoft Teams vs. Skype for Business Voice Performance Comparison  GlobeNewswire

BOSTON, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GSX Solutions, the leading provider of end-user experience monitoring solutions for messaging, collaboration, ...


Emoji Attack Can Kill Skype for Business Chat  Threatpost

A denial of *service* (DoS) vulnerability in the Skype for Business unified communications platform has been uncovered, which can be triggered by sending large ...


Patch Skype for Business now or risk DoS via emoji kittens!  Naked Security

For the second time in three years, there's a vulnerability in Microsoft Skype that could get communications tangled up in bouncy little kitten emojis (or any other ...


Out Loud: Skype for Business as a Service with NFON and Westcoast  UC Today

The rise of technological consumption models throughout the industry has been revolutionary for businesses. Being able to utilise services on a more flexible ...


Microsoft Teams usage passes Slack in new survey; IT pros expect its presence to double by 2020  GeekWire

Microsoft Teams is now being used by more organizations than its rival Slack, according to a new survey that shows how far the Redmond tech giant's ...


Microsoft Teams gains ground on Slack  Computerworld

Spiceworks found that Microsoft's team chat app has moved ahead of market leader Slack on the strength of its inclusion in Office 365. How many users each ...


Microsoft Teams: Basics & Business Benefits  Business 2 Community

By now we've all heard that Microsoft Teams has fully replaced Skype for Business Online, and even those still on Skype for Business on-premises should begin ...


New Microsoft Teams calling features narrow gap with Skype  TechTarget

Four advanced Microsoft Teams calling features will be rolled out in the coming months, narrowing the telephony gap between the cloud app and Skype for ...


Microsoft dropkicks Cortana with Skype functionality on Alexa  The Register

Microsoft announced this week that Skype calling had arrived on Amazon's Echo, but the rollout took a little while, finally arriving at Vulture Central yesterday, ...


Microsoft Teams growth is strong and it's not slowing down  Windows Central

Microsoft Teams is getting some serious traction in the workplace chat space, with a new report from Spiceworks (via TNW) showing that it could be second only ...


7 Best Conference Call Services for 2018  TechCo

Communicating with your team isn't easy. But with a good conference call *service*, you can keep in touch with your team, no matter where they are.


Enterprise IT Embracing Enhanced Device Management for Unified Communications, According to New Unify Square-Osterman Study  PRNewswire

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Unify Square™, the leading provider of software and cloud managed services for Microsoft Teams and ...


5 Lessons Apple Can Learn From Microsoft's Comeback  Forbes

In this post, I explore five ways Apple can revitalize itself by learning from Microsoft.


Translation trials: could AI translators beat humans in business?  Raconteur

AI translators are becoming increasingly sophisticated, but will they ever understand the emotional and cultural impact of language?


Microsoft Adds Admin Roles to Teams  Redmondmag.com

The Microsoft Teams collaboration *service* now supports the assignment of four different IT administrator roles, Microsoft announced last week.


Join the Microsoft Teams AMA session this morning at 9AM PST  OnMSFT

Microsoft Teams has been one of the company's fastest evolving app this year, and all Teams users are invited to participate to an “Ask Microsoft Anything” ...


Microsoft Teams app adds controls for IT admins  TechTarget

Microsoft is giving IT administrators more tools for creating and managing teams within the Microsoft Teams app.


Microsoft releases Skype for Business 2019 server  TechTarget

The Skype for Business 2019 server, launched this week, will appeal to on-premises enterprise customers that are not yet ready to move to the cloud.


Microsoft Suggests Teams Can Now Serve as a Skype for Business Replacement  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft on Friday proclaimed that the Microsoft Teams client is now a "complete meeting and calling solution," and is a suitable substitute for the Skype for ...


Microsoft says it has delivered on its plan to bring Skype for Business features to Teams  ZDNet

Microsoft officials say they've made good on their promised roadmap for bringing Skype for Business Online features to Microsoft Teams. But do users agree?


Exchange, SharePoint and Skype for Business 2019 Editions Released  Redmond Channel Partner

The "2019"-branded editions of Microsoft's application servers -- Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, Project Server and Skype for Business Server -- reached ...


Out Loud: Microsoft Christmas Special  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest Out Loud: Microsoft Christmas Special news from around the globe. Read more Collaboration stories, reviews and market ...


Microsoft Skype for Business Review  TechRadar

Now a part of Microsoft Teams which is a part of Office 365, Microsoft Skype for Business appears to be hanging by a thread in terms of availability. Nonetheless ...


WhatsApp at work: Companies grapple with a popular ad hoc tool  Computerworld

The popular messaging app, owned by Facebook, is following a familiar path: Popular at home, it's now showing up more often at work.


Microsoft Deems Teams Ready To Replace Skype for Business  Redmond Channel Partner

Microsoft last week gave organizations the go-ahead to substitute the Skype for Business Online client with Teams, deeming the latter a "complete meeting and ...


Microsoft says Teams is now at 'feature parity' with Skype for Business Online  ZDNet

Microsoft's plan to ultimately replace its Skype for Business Online communications *service* with Microsoft Teams has achieved a key milestone, company ...


Google’s Hangouts Meet now supports up to 100 participants  9to5Google

Google's Hangouts Meet platform is slowly growing into an excellent platform for businesses to host video conferences. Today, the company has announced that ...


Office 365: A guide to the updates  IDG Connect

Get the latest info on feature, bug fix and security updates for Office 365 for Windows as they roll out from Microsoft. Now updated for Version 1811 (Build ...


Out Loud: Automatic Upgrades to Microsoft Teams?  UC Today

The calendar year is drawing to a close but the news still keeps on coming from Microsoft when it comes to communication and collaboration. In this episode the ...


The Microsoft 365 Insider test program is open for business  ZDNet

Microsoft is evolving its IT-pro-focused Windows Insider for Business program with its new Microsoft 365 Insider test program.


QSC Q-SYS Web Conference Solution Receives US Patent  Commercial Integrator

The IP-based QSC Q-SYS Web Conference solution has been awarded a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


CallTower Named Best 2018 UCAAS & PBX Solutions Provider by US Business News  Telecom Reseller

CallTower honored with an esteemed award for their success as a 2018 US Technology Elite Solutions Provider. SOUTH JORDAN, UTAH AND BOSTON ...


Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business Get Presence Support for Coexistence Modes  Redmond Channel Partner

Microsoft this week announced a new presence capability for its Teams and Skype for Business collaboration solutions that will be delivered via an Office 365 ...


Lead Engineer Office 365/Technical Infrastructure & Support - TransUnion  Built In Chicago

TransUnion is hiring for a Lead Engineer Office 365/Technical Infrastructure & Support in Chicago. Find more details about the job and how to apply at Built In ...


These 2019 new car models are hitting dealerships now (or arriving soon)  Boston.com

We compiled a list of the new 2019 model year vehicles ... so far. Keep checking in, as we'll add new cars as they debut. Read more on Boston.com.


Microsoft Skype for Business update fixes Mac bugs  TechTarget

The latest software patch for on-premises Skype for Business eliminates bugs and adds features for users that run the Microsoft platform on Mac OS, narrowing ...


Jabra launches Evolve 65t, world’s first True Wireless earbuds engineered for business use  Telecom Reseller

Pioneer in sound breaks new ground by introducing professional-grade true wireless earbuds for the mobile professional; Evolve 65t are the first true wireless ...


Telesmart adds external voice services to Microsoft Teams in NZ  Reseller News

Telesmart is claiming to be the first provider in New Zealand to deliver cloud calling for Microsoft Teams, using its infrastructure and rapid deployment cloud ...


Today's channel rundown - 10 December, 2018  Channelnomics

Welcome to today's channel rundown, containing vital news and analysis on the channel's comings and goings. Read all about it below: ...


Next-Generation Keynotes at Enterprise Connect 2019  Telecom Reseller

by Eric Krapf Enterprise Connect, General Manager & Program Co-Chair No Jitter, Publisher. With the recent addition of Cisco's Amy Chang to the roster, we've ...


Microsoft readies hybrid Skype for Business to ease Teams migration  TechTarget

Microsoft is developing a hybrid Skype for Business to help companies running the IP communications software in the data center migrate gradually to the ...


Nureva Announces HDL300 System Integration with Intel Unite Platform  Commercial Integrator

Nureva Inc. recently announced the integration of its HDL300 audio conferencing system with the Intel Unite solution for *content* sharing and collaboration.


Plantronics Christmas Gift Guide  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest Plantronics Christmas Gift Guide news from around the globe. Read more Headsets stories, reviews and market analysis on ...


Skype for Business 2019 nudges users to cloud  TechTarget

The new features in Skype for Business 2019 are all about making it easier for on-premises customers to move to cloud-based Microsoft Teams.


Accenture in doghouse after NHSmail mass outage cuts off 1m+ UK health staff  The Register

Accenture is reportedly facing major financial penalties after a failed upgrade took down the email system used by about 1.2 million staffers at the UK's National ...


It’s nothing personal: The decline and fall of the PC empire  TechGenix

The Romans had a good run: Their empire lasted 500 years. But with PC sales down, Microsoft's domination of the personal computer market is teetering.


Microsoft Teams Fully Replaces Skype for Business Online  Business 2 Community

There has been a lot of movement since the announcement during Microsoft Ignite 2017 that Microsoft would be phasing out Skype for Business online and ...


Emoji Kitten Denial Of Service Attack Continues to Haunt Skype  Cyber Security News

November 22, 2018 November 22, 2018 Pooja Hegde 1206 Views 0 Comments emoji kittens close skype, emoji kittens crash, emoji kittens crash skype, emoji ...


No-brainer business optimisation tool  ITWeb Africa

Microsoft Office 365 has become a well-entrenched productivity, business and collaboration tool, used by organisations across the globe. In fact, Microsoft Office ...


How to use Skype for Business  Computerworld

Hosting a meeting, showing a presentation or holding a Q&A with Skype for Business is easy; attending someone else's meeting is even easier. Here's how to ...


Insider Selling: Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) EVP Sells 4,000 Shares of Stock  Fairfield Current

Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) EVP Christopher C. Capossela sold 4000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December ...


Jabra Evolve 65t wireless headphones launched in the UK  Geeky Gadgets

Jabra has announced the launch of its latest wireless headphones in the UK, the Jabra Evolve 65t headphones. The Jabra Evolve 65t are now available in the.


Catching Up with Videxio Mid-Merger  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest Catching Up with Videxio Mid-Merger news from around the globe. Read more Video Conferencing stories, reviews and market ...


Microsoft Extends Support for Skype for Business and Teams Apps for Windows Phones  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft quietly extended the life of its Skype for Business app for Windows Phone devices by about a year and a half, while its Teams app was given a ...


Out Loud: Skype for Business Server 2019 Available  UC Today

A month on since the Microsoft Ignite show Patrick and Tom review all of the news for Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. The main news is that Skype for ...


Exchange Server 2019, Skype for Business 2019 Hit Preview Stages  Redmond Channel Partner

The 2019-branded editions of Microsoft's Exchange Server and Skype for Business products are now available as commercial previews, the company ...


Top five apps for businesses on the go  Lancashire Business View

Top five apps for businesses on the go, by Howard Jones, managing director, Unified World.


What is happening in your Skype for Business environment?  Enterprise Times

ManageEngine announced Skype for Business server reports adding to Exchange Reporter Plus, its Exchange auditing, monitoring & reporting solution.


Business graduate students earn Top 100 spots in global simulation  Victoria Advocate

Two teams of University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration graduate students each earned a ranking in the weekly Top 100 of the ...


Best Video Conferencing Apps 2018 - Web Conferencing  TechCo

A video conferencing app will transport you to the heart of any meeting, no matter where you are. Find the best video conferencing app for your business.


Non Teaching Positions/Roles / Project Officer, Technical  EducationHQ Australia

As the Project Officer, Technical you will contribute to the achievement of ICT projects and initiatives through the completion of allocated tasks and projects.


Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Unlikely to Impact Microsoft (MSFT) Share Price  PressOracle

Media stories about Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment ...


Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Portal Getting Call Analytics and Management Additions  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft is planning to update its Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Admin Center management portal, adding a few new perks for IT pros.


Skype for Business Server 2019 Will Have a Standard Edition  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft plans to add a Standard edition when it rolls out its Skype for Business Server 2019 product this year, according to a Microsoft Most Valuable ...


Hi-res screens kill Skype for Business app sharing  iTnews

Microsoft has pinpointed high-resolution monitors as the reason for a large number of crashes involving the application sharing feature in its Skype for Business ...


QSC Awarded Patent for Q-SYS Web Conference Integration Solution  Audio Visual News Network

QSC has been awarded a utility patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its Q-SYS Web Conference Integration Solution.


Microsoft Teams gets Skype for Business interoperability with April update  Windows Central

Microsoft Teams' April updates are here with plenty of improvements for organizations making the switch from Skype for Business.


Microsoft Readies Skype Meetings App and Mac Client Improvements  Redmond Channel Partner

Improvements to the Skype Meetings App and the Mac client will be arriving "over the next two months," Microsoft said last week.


Teams and Skype for Business Get Joint Management Portal  Redmond Channel Partner

Microsoft's plan to merge Skype for Business Online into its Teams *service* went another step further this week.


Contrasting Microsoft (MSFT) & Domo (DOMO)  Fairfield Current

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Domo (NASDAQ:DOMO) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the ...


Microsoft blocks cloud Skype sign-ups for small businesses  TechTarget

Microsoft will soon prevent small businesses from deploying cloud Skype for Business when registering for a new Office 365 account, directing them instead to ...


How to navigate a Microsoft Teams migration from Skype for Business  TechTarget

To prepare for a Microsoft Teams migration, evaluate how your organization has deployed Skype for Business and create a pilot program to test Teams.


Skype for Business has nasty habit of closing down… for business  The Register

Microsoft has confirmed that some versions of its Skype for Business app are prone to crashes, and the issue won't be easy to resolve. The Redmond software ...


The rise of a third UC modality and the future of Skype for Business  ITProPortal

What were once two separate modes of communications have begun to merge into a single platform.


Google to link Meet business video-calling app with Microsoft Skype and other rivals  GeekWire

Google announced Monday morning that its enterprise video calling app, Hangouts Meet, will be capable of connecting directly to competing apps, including ...


Microsoft Announces Teams Feature Parity with Skype for Business  UC Today

Last year, when Microsoft announced that their flagship Teams application would soon replace Skype for Business, users responded with a mixture of ...


Use OneNote to take notes in a scheduled Outlook meeting or Skype for Business  TWCN Tech News

OneNote is a useful tool for creating to-do lists and saving your ideas. Besides, you can use the app with Outlook or Skype for Business and associate your notes ...


Fix Outlook integration error when using Skype or Lync  TWCN Tech News

Outlook seamlessly integrates with Skype and Lync. However, you may see a warning stays on the lower left corner of the desktop application which reads ...


Microsoft pushes back retirement dates for Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business Windows Phone apps  OnMSFT

Microsoft has quietly pushed back the retirement dates for the Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Windows Phone apps earlier this month, though it's not ...


Microsoft retiring Skype for Business, Microsoft Teams, and Yammer for Windows phone  Windows Central

Microsoft is gearing up to drop support for its Yammer, Skype for Business, and Microsoft Teams apps for Windows phone on May 20.


Microsoft Adds Presence Support for Coexistence Modes in Teams and Skype for Business  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft announced on Tuesday that it has enabled presence for coexistence modes when those settings are used to specify collaborations for Microsoft Teams ...


Metaswitch and TekVizion Collaborate on Skype for Business Certification  UC Today

TekVizion, a company which certifies, validates and automates communication and collaboration services, recently announced their decision to team up with ...


Microsoft Publishes Their Latest Skype for Business to Teams Roadmap  UC Today

In August of this year, Microsoft announced that their Teams flagship product had finally achieved feature-parity with the much-loved Skype for Business Online ...


How Apple Group FaceTime could replace Google Hangouts Chat and Skype for Business  TechRepublic

At WWDC, Apple announced a new feature for iOS 12 that will allow FaceTime to accommodate up to 32 people at once. This could make Apple a contender in ...


Microsoft's Skype for Business Shift to Teams Could Be 3 Year Transition  Redmondmag.com

Independent consultancy Directions on Microsoft offered guidance this week on Skype for Business, and how organizations could be affected by Microsoft's ...


Tips for minimising the impact of the Microsoft Office price rise  ComputerWeekly.com

The upcoming release of Microsoft Office 2019 has triggered “price adjustments” across many of Microsoft's on-premise and cloud products. The impact of these ...


Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) Shares Bought by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank  Baseball Daily News

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its position in shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the ...


Don't Skype Me: How Microsoft Turned Consumers Against a Beloved Brand  Bloomberg

Since buying the internet phone *service* in 2011, Microsoft has signed up corporations like GE and alienated long-time Skypers.


Getting 'throttled' message when trying to sign into Microsoft? Here's how to fix it  The Tennessean

Unable to log into your Outlook or Skype for Business at work? So are a lot of us.


Numonix RECITE Offers Centralized Skype for Business Client-Side Recording for On-Premises, Hybrid and Office365  PR Newswire

BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Numonix, provider of RECITE, the industry's single most versatile recording solution available for unified ...


tekVizion Teams with Metaswitch to Provide Skype for Business Certification  Business Wire

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--tekVizion has partnered with Cloud native communications software leader Metaswitch to help *service* providers certify their ...


Skype for Biz users: Go watch nature vids. Microsoft wants you to get good at migration  The Register

Microsoft appears to have edged Skype for Business closer to the edge of a cliff. Redmond's latest Skype for Business roadmap landed late last week [PDF] to ...


How to delete a Skype for Business account  IT PRO

Everything you need to know about deactivating the communications *service* aimed at businesses.


Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Apps Get Support Extensions  Redmond Channel Partner

The Windows Phone versions of the Skype for Business and Teams apps were quietly given reprieves by Microsoft earlier this month.


Microsoft (MSFT) & Imperva (NASDAQ:IMPV) Head-To-Head Survey  Fairfield Current

Imperva (NASDAQ:IMPV) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare ...


Microsoft Is Cracking Down on Office Licensing...And Other Small Business Tech News This Week  Forbes

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?


The Journey from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams  UC Today

The journey from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams is an important issue on the minds of enterprise leaders. In fact, the decision of how to launch the ...


Microsoft releases previews of Exchange Server 2019 and Skype for Business Server 2019 with several new features  MSPoweruser

Following the announcement about Office 2019 for Windows and Office 2019 for Mac early this year, Microsoft today released the previews of Exchange Server ...


Microsoft (MSFT) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.58  Fairfield Current

Media stories about Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies ...


Navigating from Skype for Business to Teams | Insight for the Connected Enterprise  No Jitter

Microsoft, at its Ignite conference this past September, threw its customers a curveball in announcing that it would be building Skype for Business telephony ...