Traditional telephony functionality evolves in Communications Server ’14’

June 21st, 2010 | Tags:

During a keynote from a rather sweaty Bob Muglia at Tech-Ed North America, Gurdeep Singh Pall took to the stage and announced additional functionality available within Communications Server ’14’.

This was without doubt the most interesting disclosure to date, which also included a product demonstration. (for those with Silverlight I have embedded the video below – forward to 00:46:30)


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Subsequently last week, Microsoft partners were issued with CS ’14’ preview information. This information (in PowerPoint form) was, for the most part, a regurgitation of existing information presented at VoiceCon, but one particular slide was of interest (see below). It was a comparison of traditional telephony functionality available to end-users in past, present and future.

Communications Server ’14’ is expected to be available in the second half of this year….