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Episode 60: Open Sourced and Optimized

Written by twharrington. Posted in Podcasts

Your latest episode of the world’s greatest Exchange, Skype for Business and Office 365 podcast is now online. In this week’s show…

Title Episode 60: Open Sourced and Optimized
Published 2016-08-28
Topics Top Stories

  1. PowerShell is open sourced and is available on Linux

Exchange Topics

  1. Outlook for iOS & Android Is Dumping AWS and Heading for an All-Microsoft Infrastructure in Q3
  2. Microsoft Partnership – Litmus
  3. A Practical Look at Exchange Database Internals — Part 1

Office 365

  1. Interested in road map for #Skype4B Online
  2. Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365
  3. Microsoft acquisition of Genee to accelerate intelligent experiences in Office 365
  4. Migrate traditional Distribution Groups to Office 365 Groups
  5. Office 365 Service Assurance Dashboard

Lync/Skype for Business Topics

  1. Skype Dialing Rule Optimizer (Ken Lasko)
  2. Some #Skype4B #Polycom #SLA oddities for everyone to enjoy.
  3. Skype for Business Hybrid Deployment Guide
  4. #Skype4B DIY Room System! 
  5. 1st episode of the Modality APAC Perspective monthly video series is up!
  6. #Skype4B Online keeps getting updated. So does my policy spreadsheet.  Know your options!
  7. Skype for Business 2016 clients only support new (V16) ICE
  8. Careful when clicking on links in Skype for Business – MSitPros Blog
  9. Microsoft to offer Skype PSTN conferencing to Australia in September

Q&A Topic

None

Reviews

None

Events

  1. Microsoft Ignite
  2. UC Day mailing list for more information about a dedicated UC and cloud conference happening on 24th October in the heart of the United Kingdom
Host Pat Richard
Co-hosts: Exchange John Cook
Co-hosts: Lync/SfB Tom Arbuthnot
Guests: Exchange
Guests: Lync/SfB Ken Lasko
Producer
Editor Andrew Price
Episode # 60
Length 00:56:36

 

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Episode 57: Loads of Money

Written by twharrington. Posted in Podcasts

Your latest episode of the world’s greatest Exchange, Skype for Business and Office 365 podcast is now online. In this week’s show…

Title Episode 57: TBD
Published 2016-04-23
Topics Exchange Topics

  1. Microsoft is rolling back the mailbox anchoring change for remote PowerShell that was introduced in 2013 CU11 
  2. Exchange 2013 and 2016 Exmon tool is now available
  3. A friendly reminder that WMF (PowerShell) 5.0 is currently not supported with any version of #MSExchange
  4. Exchange says no to .NET Framework 4.6.1
  5. Hybrid Shared Mailbox access is now supported

Office 365

  1. Announcing the new Office 365 admin center
  2. Office 365 Reporting web service and Windows PowerShell cmdlets
  3. Office 365 Hybrid Configuration wizard for Exchange 2010
  4. Bulk provisioning Office 365 licenses and services script

Lync/Skype for Business Topics

  1. Mitel Networks (MITL) to Acquire Polycom (PLCM) in ~$1.96B Deal
  2. Lync 2010 transitioning from mainstream to extended support
  3. Skype for Business Cloud Connector Edition Released
    1. Thomas Poet’s Office Cloud Connector Edition
  4. Cloud Connector Edition Skype for Business Online Planning and Migration Guide 
  5. Microsofts Free StatsMan Released for Skype for Business and Lync
  6. Configure OAuth between Skype for Business Server and Exchange Online
  7. Microsoft’s Skype now works without plug-ins with Windows 10’s Edge browser
  8. Skype for Business Hybrid–Additional Office 365 Domain
  9. Announcing content viewing for Skype for Business on Android and updates to iOS
  10. Skype for Business SDN Interface 2.4 Released with PowerShell Provisioning
  11. Skype for Business Client Update Video Webcast: Announce Offline Messaging!
  12. Skype for Business Server 2015, Capacity Calculator
  13. CMS Changes in Skype for Business 2015
  14. Quick Tip: SLA Errors – Just Ignore Them
  15. Technical diagrams for Skype for Business Server 2015
  16. Microsoft to eliminate Skype Managed Accounts feature by March’s end (Regular Skype, not Skype4B)
  17. Displaying Network and Building Information in Call Quality Dashboard (CQD) Online
  18. Lync 2013 Client Update Feb 2016 (KB3114732) 15.0.4797.1000.
  19. Lync Server 2013 CU
  20. Skype for Business Server 2015 CU2 (March)
    1. Pat’s Get-CsUpdateVersion script
  21. .NET Framework 4.6.1 and Skype for Business/Lync Server Compatibility
  22. StatusKey for Skype for Business
  23. Lync 2013 / Skype for Business Call Pickup Group Manager Version 2

Q&A Topic

None

Reviews

None

Events

  1. UC Birmingham User Group  (5/11 – Andrew to be speaking about S4B Deployments with SQL Always On)
  2. UC Day mailing list for more information about a dedicated UC and cloud conference happening on 24th October in the heart of the United Kingdom
  3. IPExpoManchester (5/19) (Tom speaking)
Host Pat Richard
Co-hosts: Exchange
Co-hosts: Lync Steve Goodman and Tom Arbuthnot
Guests: Exchange
Guests: Lync
Producer
Editor Andrew Price
Episode # 57
Length 01:16:38

 

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