See all products »
Curah! curation service
Microsoft Tech Companion App
Microsoft Technical Communities
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Server and Tools Blogs
TechNet Flash Newsletter
Cloud and Datacenter
Windows Server 2012 R2
System Center 2012 R2
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 SP1
Windows 8.1 Enterprise
See all trials »
Microsoft Download Center
TechNet Evaluation Center
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Free Windows Server 2012 courses
Free Windows 8 courses
SQL Server training
MCSA: Windows 8
Windows Server Certification (MCSE)
Private Cloud Certification (MCSE)
SQL Server Certification (MCSE)
Second shot for certification
Born To Learn blog
Find technical communities in your area
For small and midsize businesses
For IT professionals
For technical support
For home users
Microsoft Premier Online
Microsoft Fix It Center
Security Bulletins & Advisories
International support solutions
Log a support ticket
Not an IT pro?
Microsoft Customer Support
Microsoft Community Forums
Browse by Tags
FLEX Visio Stencil
FLEX is Office Visio stencil that contains more than 300 icons to help you create visual representations of Microsoft Office or Microsoft Office 365 deployments including Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, Microsoft Lync Server 2013, and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013. Creating visual representations...
25 Apr 2014
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Capacity Calculator
This spreadsheet can be used for calculating a user’s hardware requirements based on information that the admin supplies about number of users, types of communication, and expected traffic. Includes a Microsoft Word document explaining the tool and how to use it. The spreadsheet was updated in...
6 Aug 2011
Lync Server 2010 Capacity Calculator and Stress Tool
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Capacity Calculator A spreadsheet for calculating a user’s hardware requirements based on information that the admin supplies about number of users, types of communication, and expected traffic. Includes a Microsoft Word document explaining the tool and how to use...
4 Mar 2011
Lync Dialing Rule Optimizer
Great Tool to help in simplifying Lync Enterprise Voice Deployment much more easier. Check at Source More details and complete guide .
5 Oct 2012
Lync 2010 and 2013 Bandwidth Calculator
With the Lync Server 2010 Bandwidth Calculator, you can enter information about your users and the Lync Server features that you want to deploy, and the calculator will determine bandwidth requirements for the WAN that connects sites in your deployment. The package contains a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet...
14 May 2013
Lync Server 2010 Best Practices Analyzer, Available now
The Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer is designed for administrators who want to determine the overall health of their Lync Server environment. Download from here . Overview You can use Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer to identify and resolve problems...
18 Feb 2011
Lync Server 2013 Best Practices Analyzer
You can use Microsoft Lync Server 2013, Best Practices Analyzer to identify and resolve problems with your Lync Server deployment. The Lync Server 2013, Best Practices Analyzer gathers configuration information from Lync Server 2013 components. With the proper network access, the Best Practices Analyzer...
20 Nov 2012
Lync 2010 and DNS Load Balancing
DNS Load Balancing Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 requires a Hardware Load Balancer (HLB) to provide resilience for the Enterprise pool. This configuration is both expensive and difficult to configure for SIP load balancing. Lync 2010 introduces DNS load balancing as an alternative to...
13 Oct 2010
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit
The Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit is the technical reference for the product. This book extends the product planning, deploying, and managing documentation in the Lync Technical Library. This book serves as a companion to the product documentation to learn how the product works under the hood. The...
20 Jul 2011
Lync Online - Transport Reliability IP Probe (TRIPP Tool)
This reliability tool tests your Internet connection to a Microsoft Lync Online Service data center and measures the response times, bandwidth, allowed ports, route taken, and overall connection quality with respect to Real Time Media. The results can help you evaluate your network configuration for...
27 Jul 2012
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit Tools
The Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit Tools contain the following tools. The details of each tool and their usage are described in the accompanying documentation. ABSConfig (Please note, in order to use the ABSConfig Tool, you must upgrade to the latest version of Lync Server 2010 which is...
2 Dec 2011
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Edge Server Reference Architecture Diagrams
Microsoft released the Lync Server 2010 Edge Server Reference Architecture Diagrams: Reference Architecture 1: Single Consolidated Edge Reference Architecture 2: Scaled Consolidated Edge (DNS Load Balanced) Reference Architecture 3: Scaled Consolidated Edge (Hardware Load Balanced) ...
18 Mar 2011
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Protocol Workloads Poster
This poster shows each workload in Lync Server 2010, describing relationships, dependencies, the servers that initiate connections, and certificate requirements. Relationships between Microsoft Lync 2010 communications software, Microsoft Lync 2010 Phone Edition, Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2007, Microsoft...
27 Nov 2010
Lync 2013 Standard Edition Detailed Design Calculator
Lync 2013 DDC is a simple low-level design calculator based on Excel, for a Lync 2013 Standard Edition deployment. Fill in hostnames and IP addresses, and it will calculate DNS, certificates and firewall requirements.This is an initial version covering a standardised deployment with Lync Standard Edition...
31 Aug 2013
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Planning Guide
The planning phase is the time in which you decide what Microsoft Lync Server 2010 communications software features to deploy, and how to deploy them. The Planning Guide chapters describe how to plan for a successful Lync Server 2010 deployment. The Planning Guide contains the following chapters as...
20 Jul 2011
Remote UC Troubleshooting Tool (RUCT)
A full description of RUCT is available here , and the tool can be downloaded here . Below is a summary of what the tool can do: 1. Easily Query Important DNS Records used by Microsoft Lync Server and OCS . DNS queries for the following Lync and OCS records are issued with one-click: All...
17 Nov 2011
Lync PowerShell Cmdlets Mind Maps
Nice and very helpful post from Tom Arbuthnot Lync 2010 PowerShell cmdlets by Category. ( link ) Lync 2010 PowerShell Cmdlets by Verb. ( link )
17 Nov 2011
Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Planning Tool
The Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Planning Tool will asks you a series of questions about your organization and the features that you are interested in. The planning tool will then use your answers to recommend a topology based on the tested Microsoft Lync Server 2010 user model. Your organization may...
8 Feb 2011
Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Debugging Tools
Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Debugging Tools is a collection of additional tools for use by IT Admins to aid in troubleshooting Lync Server 2013 deployments. The collection of tools include: Snooper OCSLogger OCSTracer ClsController.psm1 Download from Source
8 Nov 2012
Lync Server 2013 Capacity Calculator
Microsoft released a spreadsheet for calculating a user’s hardware requirements based on information that the admin supplies about number of users, types of communication, and expected traffic. Includes a Microsoft Word document explaining the tool and how to use it. Download from Source...
28 Feb 2013
Lync 2010 Bandwidth Calculator
A Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that calculates WAN bandwidth requirements for a Lync Server deployment based on administrator-specified user profiles and network information. With the Lync Server 2010 Bandwidth Calculator, you can enter information about your users and the Lync Server features that...
13 Apr 2011
© 2015 Microsoft Corporation.
Privacy & Cookies