The first major decision when planning for a Lync deployment is how to deploy Microsoft Lync: as Lync Server 2013 on premises, or Lync Online with Microsoft Office 365 in the cloud. This first decision will shape service quality, resiliency, and resource optimization in your deployment. This session goes over the differences between "on-premise," hybrid, and "on-line" solutions and details situations where each would be optimal for your deployment. Finally, this session covers hosted solutions, the interoperability between Lync and Office 365, and offers guidance in preparing for a potential migration to the cloud.
MEC 2014 Keynote session hosted by Julia White. Join the Microsoft Exchange team for the opening keynote of the Microsoft Exchange Conference 2014. The keynote introduces the main themes of the conference and highlights new innovations in Exchange and Office 365.
In this session, we will share a proven adoption methodology, key success factors, best practices, and relevant resources to help drive both rapid and sustained adoption of Lync. We will showcase a new Adoption tool that will make it easier to collect and analyze Lync adoption metrics and drive a positive end user experience that supports increased adoption. You will leave this session with the tools you need to reach maximum return on your investments with Lync through adoption.