Configuring your Skype for Business Deployment with Exchange 2013 – Part 2

Hello Readers, In this post I will look at how to configure your Skype for Business Pool with Microsoft Exchange 2013, this is aimed at readers who haven’t configured Lync 2013 with Exchange 2013 in past deployments. We will look at the following; Configure Partner Applications Configure Skype for Business Server to use Exchange archiving…

Skype for Business 2015 with Exchange Archiving. The step you probably missed

Hello Readers When enabling Skype for Business Archiving with Exchange 2013, you need to ensure you complete the following steps if the customer doesnt have in-place eDiscovery and Hold enabled. As Skype for Business Server 2015 uses the Exchange legal hold policy to determine whether to archive the Lync data for users, you will need…

Configuring your Skype for Business Deployment with Exchange 2013 – Part 1

Hello Readers In this post I will look at how to configure your Skype for Business Pool with Microsoft Exchange 2013, this is aimed at readers who haven’t configured Lync 2013 with Exchange 2013 in past deployments. We will look at the following; Configure Partner Applications Configure Skype for Business Server to use Exchange archiving…

The Complete Home Lync Lab: Part 7 – Configuring Archiving with Microsoft Exchange 2013

Hello Readers As continuing on Part 6, we are now going to look at what is required when integrating Microsoft Exchange 2013 with Lync 2013 for Archiving. Before enabling Archiving with Exchange you need to ensure all the pre-requisites for integrating are completed. The first statement from Microsoft is; The autodiscover service must be configured…

The Complete Home Lync Lab: Part 1 Overview of Lab and Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server Setup

Hello Readers, As you may know my background with Microsoft Lync has come from supporting a customers environment with no prior experience. In the early days it was very hard to play with Lync as it was in an active production environment, so I ended up buying a new home machine with 32gb of RAM…