Tweet A couple of months back my workplace decided to embark upon OCS federation and the enablement of public Live Meetings, a little late to the party I know – but better late than never! 🙂 When we originally planned our deployment (3 or so years ago) we decided to use internal SIP addresses only (i.e. firstname.lastname@example.org) so […]
Tweet Next Hop is a Microsoft TechNet portal dedicated to Unified Communications, specifically Office Communications Server. Articles are written by the Microsoft product groups, experienced field engineers and MVPs. Check out my second article, entitled “Strategic Considerations for Switching from a Legacy PBX to Communications Server“ Thanks – Dr. Rez and Susan Bradley Next Hop Homepage […]
Tweet Earlier this week a requirement was made to purchase additional voice-over-IP handsets, usually we would have purchased devices from a “major communications vendor” (I’ll recite no names) as our current OCS deployment is predominantly made up of remote call control users. However given that our strategy this year is to really push Office Communications […]
Tweet I meant to post this last week, but held off adding new content whilst moving blog platforms. Below is an interesting video (embedded in Silverlight, thank you WordPress!) which examines how some of Microsoft’s enterprise customers have realised the benefits of Unified Communications via Office Communications Server, with Exchange Unified Messaging.
Tweet The CX300 is a fantastic device which enhances upon the functionality delivered by the USB “Catalina” device, specifically by extending the hard buttons available (numerical keys, call transfer, on-hold etc.) However I have many a time broached the question “Will this work with OCS R1?”, without a consistent answer. Jason Tuck, Program Manager, Microsoft – “This device requires […]
Tweet Next Hop is a Microsoft TechNet portal dedicated to Unified Communications, specifically Office Communications Server. Articles are written by the Microsoft product groups, experienced field engineers, MVPs and in this case ME! I asked (begged) if Dr. Rez if he would consider a new contributor and my wish was granted. Check out my article, entitled “Unified […]