This datasheet lists all of the phone and peripheral devices that are qualified to display the “Optimized for Microsoft Communicator” mark.
The Office Communications Server 2007 Visio stencil contains icons for Office Communications Server 2007 server roles and components.
Office Communications Server 2007 Visio stencil:
This hotfix download for Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 is described in the Knowledge Base article 969694.
Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 Hotfix KB 969694
From the OCS Team blog:
Federation is an important goal for the Office Communications Server team and we are excited to announce several changes to public IM federation between Office Communications Server and public IM networks, effective July 1, 2009:
· The Live Communications Sever Public IM Connectivity (LCS PIC) license will be renamed Office Communications Server Public IM Connectivity (OCS PIC) license.
· Customers with Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Standard CAL or Office Communications Server 2007/Live Communications Server 2005 SP1 Standard CAL with Software Assurance will no longer require an additional license to federate with Windows Live. (A license will still be required for federation with AOL & Yahoo!.)
· With Windows Live federation, customers are able to add Windows Live contacts to their Office Communicator contact list, view presence and send and receive instant messages.
We will continue to work with our partners to enable more options that allow you to communicate seamlessly with customers, partners, friends and family on different networks. For more information on public IM connectivity with Office Communications Server, please go to http://www.microsoft.com/communicationsserver/en/us/public-im-connectivity.aspx
Document provides insights into performance testing and analysis conducted for the Forefront security for Office Communication Server. The document also provides the user with the information needed to petform capacity planning for the deployment and installation of Forefront Security for Office Communication Server.
This document describes the requirements and processes for activating and provisioning public instant messaging (IM) connectivity for Microsoft® Office Communications Server 2007 R2, Office Communications Server 2007, and Live Communications Server 2005.
Microsoft Unified Communications Voice Specialization Exam 088-924 has changed exam number to 074-924.
From the text description of the Exam, the content should have been updated to include OCS 2007 R2, however my sources says that the content is the same as the old exam (Only OCS 2007)
Exam 074-924: Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 –Unified Communications Voice Specialization is designed to validate your skills and experience to design, deploy, and administer Microsoft Voice solutions in production, including the interoperability of Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007, Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 Release 2, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 – Unified Messaging, Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory, gateways, and private branch exchanges (PBXs).
This exam is available in English only. A voucher is required to take the exam
This test is for IT, Telecommunications, and Networking professionals who have experience using Office Communications Server 2007 or Office Communications Server 2007 Release 2. You should also have experience using and configuring Windows Server Active Directory and network infrastructure components that support the deployment and ongoing management of Office Communications Server 2007 versions.
Find out more about the Microsoft Unified Communications Open Interoperability Program for enterprise telephony infrastructure, including finding qualified SIP-PSTN gateways, IP-PBXs and SIP Trunking services.
Microsoft Unified Communications Open Interoperability Program.