All these Lync Phone Devices, will not support TLS version 1.2. Polycom: CX500, CX600, CX3000 HP: 4110 and 4120 Mitel/Aastra: 6721ip and 6725ip Lync Phone Devices can’t connect to Office 365 after 31. October 2018, because only TLS 1.2 will be support from Microsoft after these date! Audiocodes introduce a replacement program for these devices. The offer can be found on the Audiocodes website at: More →

Good News, Microsoft Teams is now available for private and small business groups, which don’t have a Office 365 subscription. The free Version offer the following features for up to 300 people: Unlimited chat messages and search. Built-in audio and video calling for individuals, groups, and full team meetups. 10 GB of team file storage plus additional 2 GB per person for personal storage. Integrated, real-time content creation with Office Online apps, including built-in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Unlimited app integrations with 140+ business apps to choose from—including Adobe, Evernote, and Trello. Get Microsoft Teams from hereRead More →

  Direct Routing is now general available. With Direct Routing it is possible to route PSTN calls from the customer directly to Microsoft Teams. Customers need only the Microsoft Phone System License for each Microsoft Teams user and can route individual phone numbers form their local PSTN provider or local PBX to this Microsoft Teams user. In Germany, Teams and Phone System and Calling Plans are already available, customers can use this feature. Calling Plans not longer needed to use Microsoft teams also for PSTN calls. The customer has two different deployment scenarios for direct routing.   Local deployment on customer side wit Session BoarderRead More →