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Tom Arbuthnot Speaking on Microsoft Teams Architecture at Microsoft Tech Summit UK, January 24th

Published 22/01/2018 - 0 Comments

https://sessioncatalog.techsummit.microsoft.com/birmingham I’m excited to be speaking at Microsoft Tech Summit Birmingham in the UK alongside Dan Fernandez Cao of Microsoft. Our session is: An overview of Microsoft Teams architecture, including security and compliance features Wednesday, January 24, 2018 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Hall 19. Learn how Microsoft Teams has been architected in the cloud […]

Microsoft Roadmap for bringing Skype for Business Abilities to Microsoft Teams

Published 27/10/2017 - 3 Comments

At Ignite, Microsoft announced their intent for Microsoft Teams to be the primary client/service for Unified Communications and Collaboration in Office 365. Ultimately, Microsoft want customers to move away from Skype for Business Online to Microsoft Teams. Skype for Business Server continues to exist with a new version next year. This week Microsoft released a […]

Introducing the 10 Microsoft Ignite Community Reporters

Published 03/09/2017 - 3 Comments

This year at Microsoft Ignite is having 10 MVPs serving as Community Reporters. I’m pleased to say I’m one of the ten, I’ll be focusing on the news and activity around Office 365 Collaboration, Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. The idea is you’ll have ten people from the community giving you updates and commentary […]

New UK IT/Microsoft Community Leaders MeetUp Group

Published 11/07/2017 - 0 Comments

  A new UK Microsoft Community Leaders Meet Up has been set up by Claire Smyth the UK MVP lead to support all UK Community Leaders, not just for MVP’s, but for anyone leading/coordinating an IT/Microsoft related community. You can join here: https://www.meetup.com/Henley-on-Thames-Reading-Meetup/ There are tentative plans  to host the first set of meetings in […]

Microsoft PSTN Calling for Ireland and Netherlands now Generally Available for Skype for Business Online Cloud PBX

Published 06/07/2017 - 2 Comments

Good news, Netherlands and Ireland are now generally available for PSTN Calling from Microsoft on Skype for Business Online Cloud PBX. PSTN calling is the service where Microsoft provide your user phone numbers directly from the cloud, acting as your “PSTN carrier”. It looks like they are both still being managed through the service desk: […]

Microsoft Ignite 2017 Session details Live: 34 Session related to Skype for Business including Server vNext

Published 09/06/2017 - 3 Comments

We’re getting closer to Microsoft Ignite which this year is September 25 – 29, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. The provisional session details are now live. It’s always interesting to glimpse at what the Skype for Business related sessions will be and sometimes get some hints of what’s coming. Modality Systems will be at Ignite, hope […]