Work better together with
Skype for Business

For all your conversation, whether with your customers or co-workers, Skype for Business helps you to connect better. Through secure messaging, meetings, and more, Skype for Business Server 2015 in the hybrid cloud provides security and scalability for all types of organizations. Enhance your on-premises deployment with the power of Office 365 to expand scalability and versatility, enabling effective collaboration for more users than ever (up to 10,000 in the same meeting). Setting up hybrid Skype is straightforward and hassle-free: just use the revamped control panel in Skype for Business Server 2015.

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Connectivity

Instant messaging and enhanced presence. Peer-to-peer VoIP and video. Audio, video, and web conferencing. Enterprise Voice and PSTN connectivity. All available on your preferred platforms and devices.

Control

Hybrid Skype for Business is deployed in your datacenters and managed by you. Customize your deployment to meet your requirements for business continuity and disaster recovery.

Integration

From your Outlook client in Exchange Online to the Word document you’re working on, seamless integration from hybrid Skype for Business allows your organization to streamline and scale your communication needs. See free/busy status, look up conversation history, and integrate with the entire Office 365 suite.

Globe University, with campuses in five states, set up a hybrid cloud environment. Globe uses hybrid Skype for Business so users can take advantage of enterprise voice capabilities or Office 365.


Ways to connect and collaborate

Enterprise Voice and audio conferencing

A hybrid deployment of Skype for Business enables video teleconference integration, Enterprise Voice, and better granularity. Up to 10,000 people can join Town Hall meetings and public webinars, including users via landline

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Instant messaging

With hybrid Skype for Business, your users can instant message through Skype and see IM history in Outlook. Compliance is simple for when you need to keep a specific group of users hosted within a specific country or need to archive sensitive communications.

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PBX integration

Your hybrid deployment of Skype for Business works with most communications technology. Make and receive calls on PBX phones and join meetings with video teleconferencing systems using on-premises equipment or cloud innovations.

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