Microsoft Lync is becoming Skype for Business, bringing the best of Lync and best of Skype together. Skype for Business will unite the familiar and much-loved Skype experience with the enterprise security, compliance and control from Lync. Emergent Networks can guide you through the transition.

The Benefits of Skype for Business.

Skype for Business includes key features that will help your company become more productive and solve many communication needs in one platform. Some of the best features of Skype for Business include:

Skype Design:
Familiar Skype icons for calling and video, Skype's call monitoring to keep active calls visible while switching between apps

Full Lync Feature Set:
Content sharing and telephony, transfer a call in 1 touch instead of 3, presence, IM, voice and video calls, and online meetings are integrated

Global Reach:
IM, audio and new video capabilities have access to the Skype enterprise network, innovation from client to cloud, world's largest video network

Part of Office 365:
Skype for Business features are integrated with the productivity tools, like email, calendaring and document collaboration

The Value of Skype for Business.

  • More productive people with faster adoption
  • Universal reach to suppliers, partners and customers
  • Lower costs and simplified management with Office 365

Everyone knows how to use Skype, so in the workplace, it’s intuitive right from the start. This familiarity, combined with the ability to video call anyone who has a Skype ID, make Skype for Business a powerful communication tool that has the ability to transform the way people work.

Let Emergent Networks help you transition from Lync to Skype for Business. Whether your converting from Lync, or just starting up with Skype for Business, we’ve got the people and the know-how to get you up and running quickly. Partner with Emergent Networks to start taking advantage of these great features.

Emergent Networks provided the technical expertise to transition our old to our new infrastructure. The seamless planning and implementation of the project was outstanding and we look forward to partnering with Emergent Networks on future projects.

Brian McCumber , IT Manager
St. Paul Electrical Industry ASC