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July 2013

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Call Recording for Lync with SmartTAP - A Deeper Look

July 17, 2013

A guest blog by John Weber (TsooRaD)

Lync 2013 has the ability to record IM’s, meetings, and conferences. IM gets recorded either by the archive server or by the user in their conversation history.  Meetings and Conferences require the user to initiate and then manage the subsequent recording. But it requires that the user to start the the call, then start recording, then after the call - manage the recording, and in the end, remember to do all that each and every time this action is required.  

Making Money with Lync - Part 1

July 2, 2013

A guest blog by Kevin Kieller (a member of the UCStrategies team)

I had the pleasure of leading the first session at the UC Summit 2013 along with my UCStrategies colleague Jon Arnold: The Elephant in the Room: Lync. In this session, Jon set the stage by providing a high-level overview of the different “flavors” of Lync and he then highlighted several areas you need to consider when you are thinking about Lync. I then detailed how you as a consultant, value-added reseller, or systems integrator can make money either selling Lync or selling against Lync; we wanted to provide balance.

As it turned out, through a show of hands, at least 80 percent of the audience was interested in considering selling Lync. Only one audience member indicated that he had already decided not to sell Lync. While the session is now two months ago, I still get asked the question, “can you make money selling Lync?” As such, in this article, I am going to expand on the topic of how to make money with Lync.

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