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What is the date customers have to move from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams?  Tom Talks Blog

There is no shutdown date for Skype for Business Online. This question comes up so often now, I thought it would be good to blog the answer. There is no date, ...


No -- Teams Isn't Next Version of Skype for Business  No Jitter

Think of Microsoft Teams as two distinct tools rolled into one, and then you'll know how to approach it vis-à-vis Skype for Business.


Magna5 Earns Microsoft Skype for Business SIP Trunking Certification  GlobeNewswire

MSP combines UCaaS with infrastructure and nationwide network services for enterprise communications that enable agile user experiences.


Skype for Business for Mac v16.24 Released  Tom Talks Blog

Share your screen when in a call or chat with a user on Teams – When in a conversation with someone using Teams, Skype for Business will help you start an ...


Add Skype for Business Server Audio Test Service Bot for a Microsoft Teams User  Tom Talks Blog

We've come so far with cloud in such as short time, yet one missing piece for me as a full Microsoft Teams user is a simple Audio Test bot. I'm often doing calls ...


How to share Screen on Skype and Skype for Business on Windows 10  TWCN Tech News

Often, we need to share the screen for enabling support, collaboration, or some other reasons. Both, Microsoft Skype and Skype for Business make it easy to ...


Stop, collaborate, and listen: Microsoft Teams gets an Atlassian glisten  The Register

Microsoft has given its collaborative platform, Teams, some Atlassian affection this week while dropping another subtle hint to Skype for Business users that it is ...


Microsoft Announces Rebrand of Skype Room Systems  Redmond Channel Partner

Skype Room Systems, Microsoft's line of partner-built videoconferencing and meeting room devices, has been renamed "Microsoft Teams Rooms," the company ...


Microsoft Co. (MSFT) Shares Sold by Terra Nova Asset Management LLC  Fairfield Current

Terra Nova Asset Management LLC trimmed its stake in Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 22.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most ...


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?


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 ...


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 ...


ISE 2019 Preview: Next-Gen Crestron DM NVX, Flex UCC Portfolio and More  Commercial Integrator

Crestron charges into Integrated Systems Europe (ISE 2019) as newsmakers, *fresh* off announcing its next generation of Crestron DM NVX network AV that ...


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 ...


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 ...


Videxio Video Conferencing Makes Cross-Platform Use Easy  VC Daily

Videxio video conferencing takes an agnostic approach to video meetings that lets users join a multitude of different platforms with the scan of a QR code.


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 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 ...


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 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 ...


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 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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Microsoft Issues 'Commercial Previews' of Exchange Server 2019 and Skype for Business Server 2019  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft on Tuesday announced that "commercial previews" of Exchange Server 2019 and Skype for Business Server 2019 are now available.


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 ...


[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, ...


Skype for Business Server 2015 and Lync Server 2013 January 2019 Cumulative Updates  Tom Talks Blog

Happy New Year Server fans. January brings us new CU's for SfB Server 2015 and Lync Server 2013. Skype for Business Server 2015 version 6.0.9319.537 ...


Top 7 Skype for Business features that can help your organization be more productive in 2019 - Latest Digital Transformation Trends | Cloud News  Wire19

According to the data released by Harvard Business Review1, time spent by managers and employees in collaborative activities has inflated by 50% and upto ...


Skype Meetings App and Mac Client Improvements Coming Soon  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft indicated this week that improvements to the Skype Meetings App, plus Mac client improvements, will be arriving fairly soon or "over the next two ...


Skype for Business: Seamless Sharing Privacy?  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest technology news from around the globe. Read more Collaboration stories, reviews and market analysis on uctoday.com.


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.


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 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 ...


ASI Solutions wins Skype for Business deployment with Transport for NSW  CRN Australia

Transport for NSW has awarded managed services provider ASI Solutions with a $1.2 million contract to deploy Skype for Business across the government ag...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC Has $16.70 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT)  Fairfield Current

Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC reduced its holdings in shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 0.5% during the third quarter, according to its most recent ...


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.


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 ...


PLANTRONICS AIMS TO UPGRADE HUDDLE ROOMS TO BUSINESS CLASS WITH POLYCOM STUDIO  Telecom Reseller

UC leader introduces plug-and-play solution to transform small meeting rooms into true centers for collaboration. SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – January 29, 2019 ...


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

In September, Microsoft announced that it was beginning the process of transitioning Skype for Business users to Microsoft Teams. Since then, the company has ...


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 ...


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.


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

Outlook seamlessly integrates with Skype and Lync. This works extremely well if these tools are majorly used for communication in your organization or business ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


Integrating Third-Party Voice & Video with Microsoft Teams  No Jitter

What's salvageable from Skype for Business deployments, and why is Microsoft putting the kibosh on a lot of third-party voice/video access to Teams?


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.


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

A couple of weeks ago, we learned that Microsoft would remove its Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business and Yammer Windows Phone apps from the Microsoft ...


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 ...


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.


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.


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 ...


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 ...


Microsoft is discontinuing Skype for Business, Teams, and Yammer for Windows Phone  Neowin

Microsoft has pretty much given up development on Windows Phone - which includes Windows Phone 8.1 losing mainstream support in July 2017, and ...


Skype for Business? - Definition from WhatIs.com  TechTarget

Skype for Business, formerly known as Microsoft Lync Server, is a unified communications (UC) platform that integrates common channels of business ...


Microsoft Skype review  TechRadar

While Microsoft Teams looms in the background, Skype can take care of all your video and audio calling needs, with some very useful business-focused extras ...


Microsoft Corporation (MSF) Rise 1.27% on Feb 15  The EN Bulletin

Shares of Microsoft Corporation (ETR:MSF) last traded at 95.77, representing a move of 1.27%, or 1.2 per share, on volume of 19142 shares. After opening the.


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.


Science Applications International (SAIC) vs. Ribbon Communications (NASDAQ:RBBN) Financial Review  Fairfield Current

Science Applications International (NYSE:SAIC) and Ribbon Communications (NASDAQ:RBBN) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the ...


Microsoft Plans to Kill Skype for Business in Favor of Teams  Fortune

Microsoft plans to replace its Skype for Business online phone *service*. The business technology giant said Monday that its Microsoft Teams app would replace ...


Comparing of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Perion Network Ltd. (NASDAQ:PERI)  EN Digest

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Perion Network Ltd. (NASDAQ:PERI) are two firms in the Business Software & Services that compete against each ...


How to Firmware Upgrade a Yealink Phone from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams  Tom Talks Blog

This week Yealink were the first phones to be certified and generally available for Microsoft Teams. The 3 certified Yealink phones, the T58A, T56A and CP960 ...


Metaswitch and TekVizion Collaborate on Skype for Business Certification  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest technology news from around the globe. Read more stories, reviews and market analysis on uctoday.com.


Microsoft To Keep Standard Edition for Skype for Business 2019  Redmond Channel Partner

Microsoft has reportedly walked back its earlier plans to kill the Standard edition of the upcoming Skype for Business Server 2019 product.


Now you can record Skype calls. Here's how to save them forever  ZDNet

Microsoft will only save your Skype call recordings for 30 days, so you'll need to manually save them.


Microsoft plans to replace Skype for Business with Teams  Computerworld

The company's Slack rival, launched six months ago, will 'over time' become the primary communications client in Office 365.


Yamaha YVC-1000MS Gets Skype for Business Certification  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest technology news from around the globe. Read more Conference stories, reviews and market analysis on uctoday.com.


Microsoft fixes flaws in Skype Meetings App  TechTarget

Microsoft has updated the browser app for joining Skype for Business meetings, even as it prepares to phase out the product for Mac users. The changes include ...


Crestron Flex B100 Series Soundbars Target UCC with Native Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business  Commercial Integrator

During Microsoft Ignite 2018 this week in Orlando, Fla., Crestron debuts its Crestron Flex B100 Series soundbars which target the UCC (unified communications ...


Calendar: Learn cyber security fundamentals at the College of Lake County  Chicago Tribune

Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit items to the calendar, go to newssunonline.com/community.Monday. Income Tax ...


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 ...


Sneaky Office 365 Changes Coming This Year  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft is making a few notable changes this year for Office 365 business subscribers, but they could be flying somewhat under the radar screens of IT pros.


The Journey from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest technology news from around the globe. Read more Team Collaboration stories, reviews and market analysis on uctoday.com.


Nixing of Skype Meetings App for Mac irks Microsoft customers  TechTarget

Microsoft customers are crying foul at the vendor's plans to eliminate the Skype Meetings App for Mac users, a move that would force businesses and their ...


Skype for Business is not Skype – realising that is half the battle  The Register

Skype revolutionised IP-based video calling to such an extent it became a verb, much like Google. This largely consumer technology went pro in 2011 when ...


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 Office 365 for business: Everything you need to know  ZDNet

Microsoft's multitude of Business and Enterprise editions -- licensed as monthly or annual subscriptions -- offer more advanced feature sets than the Home and ...


New Microsoft Certified Yealink Skype for Business IP & Conference Phone  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest technology news from around the globe. Read more Conference stories, reviews and market analysis on uctoday.com.


Microsoft Exchange Unified Messaging change presents dilemma  TechTarget

Microsoft Exchange Unified Messaging is a key feature for many enterprises that depend on it to access voicemail in Outlook, but Microsoft plans to drop this ...


Microsoft Admits July 10 Patches Caused Skype and Exchange Server Problems  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft's July 10 "update Tuesday" patches negatively affected organizations using Lync Server 2013, Skype for Business Server 2015 and Exchange Server, ...


Microsoft Matures Team Strategy at Ignite | Insight for the Connected Enterprise  No Jitter

Another Microsoft Ignite conference is in the books, held late last month. This year's communications and collaboration announcements were much more ...


Teams Introduces Interoperability with Skype for Business  UC Today

UC Today reports on the latest technology news from around the globe. Read more Team Collaboration stories, reviews and market analysis on uctoday.com.


Top 10 Microsoft Headlines of 2018  Redmondmag.com

Microsoft product milestones and updates dominated our most popular news articles of the year.


Microsoft begins moving Skype for Business users to Microsoft Teams [Updated]  Windows Central

Despite some feature overlap, Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business currently operate as distinctly separate services. Microsoft looks to be changing that, ...


Microsoft Teams room system ecosystem expands  TechTarget

Polycom and HP have partnered to release a room system for Microsoft Teams, giving businesses yet another option for outfitting conference rooms to support ...


Why Teams Is the Future of Skype for Business  No Jitter

To see the future for Skype for Business, you only need to look at Teams.


Microsoft Teams will get Skype for Business features in Q2 2018  VentureBeat

Last month, Microsoft announced Microsoft Teams will replace Skype for Business and become the core communications client in Office 365, but didn't provide a ...


How to delete a Skype for Business account  IT PRO

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


Microsoft to become the Facebook of enterprise collaborative chat  TechRadar

Teams has emerged as the surprising alternative to Skype for Business in a classic divide-and-rule scenario.


Collaboration 2019: Teams, Slack and what’s coming  Computerworld

While Microsoft and Slack continue to battle it out at the top of the collaboration software market, a variety of forces could re-shape that fight in the year ahead.