Have you been looking for a complete list of Lync feature availability across Services (On-premises, Office 365, and Lync Online Standalone plan) and Devices (Lync for iPad, Lync Desktop, Lync for Windows Phone)? This matrix covers the following feature areas: Instant Messaging, Presence, and Contacts; Lync-to-Lync Audio, Video, and Media; Federation and Public IM Connectivity; Lync Meetings; Security and Archiving; Exchange and SharePoint Interoperability; and Lync Online Administration and Management.

Author: Premal Gandhi, Microsoft Senior Supportability Program Manager

Contributors: BJ Haberkorn | Kegan Reedy | Michele Martin 

Published: June 25, 2013

Product version: Lync Online

To assist you in determining supported scenarios for Lync, the Lync Marketing, Documentation, Product, and Supportability teams worked together to bring you the Lync Supportability Matrix, which includes the features supported across Devices (Clients) and Services (Online, On-Premise)

We encourage you to consult the matrix if you have questions about supported scenarios for Lync. And be sure to bookmark the page for updates as new features are added.

About the Author

Premal Gandhi is a Senior Program Manager (Supportability). He works with the Services and Product teams driving solutions for top support issues, which feed the Lync Top Solutions site and the NextHop LyncMD series. Premal authored the Lync Diagnostics Packages for Client and Server, available through the Microsoft Fix It Center. He also developed the Lync Connectivity Analyzer, now part of the Microsoft Connectivity Analyzer.

Additional Information

Keywords: Office 365, Lync Online, Lync devices, Lync clients, supported scenarios