Skype for Business

Previously known as Microsoft Lync, Skype for Business has all of the well-known benefits of its namesake, Skype, with an added range of business-focussed must-haves.

Softwerx has been using Skype for Business for all voice, video and meeting communications for more than 12 months. We’ve found it works well supporting our on-premises and remote workers, as well as our busy Service Desk.

Key features of Skype for Business

Skype for Business Voice.   Use Office 365 as your only business phone system, with calling to colleagues, Skype users and phone numbers around the world.  It works across the range of clients including Windows, Mac, iOS, and AndroidTM.

Skype Connectivity.  Connect, communicate, and collaborate with colleagues, consumers, other businesses, suppliers—anyone who uses Skype—with voice, HD video and IM.

Anywhere Access.  Make and receive business calls in the office, at home, or on the road, using your business number on your smartphone, tablet, PC, or desk phone. Used with Office 365, your calls come to you, wherever you are.

Dial by name, from Office.  Reach people easily, with a single touch or click from your contact list in Skype for Business, or the contact card in any MS Office application.

Skype Meetings

Skype for Business as part Office 365 provides a complete online meeting solution, including:-

  • HD video conferencing and content sharing.
  • The ability to schedule a meeting in advance or start one at any time.
  • Up to 250 people can join a meeting, using smartphones, tablets, PCs, phones and meeting room devices.

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