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  • Skype for Business is Now Generally Available

    Skype for Business is Now Generally Available

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    Microsoft announced today that Skype for Business—the new version of Lync—is now generally available (GA). Office 2013 users will get the new client in the April update, while Office 365 customers can expect Skype for Business to rollout by the end of May. “Delivering technology that helps people connect—to discuss, share and collaborate—is core to Microsoft’s […]

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    Microsoft Announces Skype for Business Technical Preview

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    As expected, Microsoft officially launched a Skype for Business technical preview today at the Convergence 2015 conference in Atlanta, Georgia. This product will replace Lync in the market and as its name suggests, it picks up compatibility with Skype and some familiar Skype user experience elements. Here’s what’s new. New user experience. Skype for Business […]

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    Skype for Business to Launch March 18

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    Last year, Microsoft announced that it would rebrand its Lync communications solution as Skype for Business sometime in the first half of 2015. Well, it’s happening next week: Skype for Business launches on March 18. “The next version of Lync will become Skype for Business with a new client experience, new server release, and updates […]