Brettjo :: Office 365 and Everything UC

Latest news and views of Office 365 and anything Lync and Exchange related.

January, 2010

  • OCS R2 made simple : Architecture Diagram

    Print this out on A3 and this poster clearly explains how OCS works.
  • Microsoft UK UC Gang at the UC Expo, Olympia

    Just to let you know the Microsoft UC Folk will be in force at this years UC Expo – will be fun..! “Interested in understanding more about Microsoft’s Unified Communications Strategy, the future of email, a software based approach to integrated telephony...
  • How OCS R2 has helped Microsoft UK save money

    I needed to get permission to post this, but now I have, here is our real example of how Office Communications Server R2 (OCS R2) has been deployed in our Dublin data centre and as such, enabling all Microsoft UK employees the capability of reducing travel...
  • Exchange 2010 Presentation with Fujitsu

    This morning I delivered a Ex2010 Overview session at Fujitsu’s offices in London – and as discussed I have revved the slide deck and other associated material which you can download from here Thanks to FJ for a fun morning and a good # of delegates.
  • Additional Windows Live Messenger PIC/Federation IP Address
  • New Live Meeting Console and Outlook Conference Add-In

    Busy day today :) The latest versions of the Live Meeting Client and Outlook Conference Add-In have been released – this also includes the 64bit version Add-In’s for the 64 bit version of Outlook 2010 – woohoo..! Remember 1. Both the LM Client and Conf...
  • Domino \ Notes to Exchange 2010 \ Outlook

    As you maybe aware the native Notes connector was retired in Exchange 2010. I received the following PR today from Binary Tree regarding the availability of their tool to provide migration tools from Notes to Exchange Server 2010 – in their own words...
  • Panasonic

    You may have recently heard of an IBM “win” of Panasonic moving to the cloud with iNotes – essentially being touted as a competitive win against Exchange. Before you get to immersed in all the news, I encourage you to take a look at the facts from Julia...
  • Unify2 PowerView

    I get asked fairly frequently about the native reporting on OCS R2 – now you can make life really is with this tool from Unify2 “PowerView is a comprehensive reporting and billing solution for Microsoft’s Office Communications Server (OCS).  It comes...
  • OCS R2 Jan 2010 CU4 Updates

    Happy New year..! Just to let you know that the latest updates for OCS and Communicator have been released: