The Three UC Amigos

Three Microsoft UC technology specialists covering U.S. Education

October, 2010

  • Lync Server 2010 Released To Manufacturing!

    Great news the product has RTMed and should be available for download soon from your licensing site. General availability is slated for November 17th. This is a very exciting release and my education customers are all very interested in this release....
  • Lync 2010 Licensing

    Lync Server 2010 Licensing ON PREMISE LICENSING: Lync Server 2010 on-premises is licensed in the Server / Client Access License (CAL) model. There are three types of licenses: 1) server licenses, (2) client access licenses, (3) external...
  • Lync DNS Load Balancing and Server Draining

    Updated info for this post can now be found in teched. Please disregard this blog entry. Please refer to http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg398833.aspx ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
  • Windows Phone 7 email, calendaring

    There is a lot of buzz about the new Windows Phone 7 launched today. It is officially available Nov. 8th at some U.S. stores and sooner in Europe. You can see some of the UI experience at our site here . I took some screen shots off of the Windows Phone...
  • Mac Communicator 2011 Deployment Guide released

    Mac Office 2011 general availability is slated for the end of the month. With this release comes the anticipated Mac Communicator 2011 which works with both OCS 2007 R2 and Lync Server 2010.  For a glimpse of the Mac features view my other post here...