I will in this series show you how Lync and Exchange can integrate with each other, so you can get the full potential with the products and get them to better together.
Below is the posts which this series consist of.
In my series about using Lync and Exchange better together, we will in this post, be looking at integrating Lync and Exchange so that we can use Exchange as a unified contact store.
What is Unified Contact store you might ask?
Before we got Lync 2013 and Exchange 2013, both products have there own way of storing the users contacts.
Lync can store contacts in Exchange or actually in Outlook in a Lync Contact folder, which is synchronized, and this sometimes can cause problems if they get out of sync. more »
In my series of using Lync and Exchange better together, I’m showing how to integrate these two great products with each other.
Use Voicemail in Office 365
In part 2 we were setting up Lync to use voicemail in Exchange 2013 and that works great, but when I wrote that post, I realized that not all companies have an on premises Exchange but instead are using Exchange in Office 365.
So in this post we will have a look on how to integrate an onpremises Lync Server 2013 with Exchange Online, and place the voicemail in there. more »
In my new series we started by looking at integrating Lync and Exchange so that we could use Chat and Presence in Outlook Web Access and get a more rich experience when these great products is used together.
In this post we will have a look at the Voicemail capabilities in Exchange Unified Messaging and how to set it up.
I will be using Exchange 2013 and Lync 2013, but the process for using Exchange 2010 is almost the same.
As you might know, in Exchange 2013 the Unified Messaging role is installed on all servers as default whereas in Exchange 2010 it was a role you need to install, either separate or together with some of the other roles. more »
This is my brand new series on how to use Lync and Exchange better together and get the riches experience with these great products together.
I will in this series show you how Lync and Exchange can integrate with each other, so you can get the full potential with the products.
Chat and Presence in OWA
Let us start by the basic and setup chat and presence in Outlook Web Access.
When I look in my OWA, I don’t have any presence status on my contacts:
And also I’m not able to sign to Lync from OWA more »