Presenting at Enterprise Connect webinar March 30, 2016

ec_nj_unimax_header3On March 30, 2016 I am presenting at an Enterprise Connect webinar about Skype for Business and overcoming telephony migration challenges. I see that the challenge of doing phone numbers right are real both in larger Skype for Business environments and global mixed environments. I am looking forward to discussing the challenges with industry expert Kevin Kieller and the Unimax team on March 30. Make sure you register here

Topic

More and more organizations are complementing or replacing their legacy telecom and UC systems with Skype for Business. The challenge is phone number management in a mixed environment or in a Skype for Business only environment. For the past five years I have been working on phone number management within Lync and Skype for Business resulting in the latest iteration of my PowerShell script. I have also talked at Microsoft events such as Lync Conference, TechEd North America and Microsoft Ignite about the challenges and I see a real interest in the market on how to do number management effectively.

Check out the latest version of my phone number management PowerShell script and talk from Microsoft Ignite: http://lyncnumbers.net/2015/10/20/updated-get-sfbnumbers-ps1/

 

Speaking at Microsoft Ignite in Chicago

I am proud to announce that I am speaking at Microsoft Ignite 2015 in Chicago! I am talking about  often neglected, but very important topic, which is how operations should handle phone numbers in Skype for Business. You can find most of the tips, scripts and tools talked about in this session at http://skypenumbers.net Continue reading

Session from TechEd North America 2014 is online

Recently I had the honor to speak at TechEd North America in Houston. I had a blast doing the session and I really want to thank those who attended my session. Some of the comments I got after the session makes it apparent that managing Phone numbers in Lync is becoming a challenge lots of organizations need to have a strategy for. Continue reading