Skype for Business Unleashed This is the most comprehensive, realistic, and useful guide to Skype for Business Server 2015, Microsoft's most powerful unified communications system. Four leading Microsoft unified communications consultants share in-the-trenches guidance for planning, integration, migration, deployment, administration, and more. The authors thoroughly introduce Skype for Business 2015's components and capabilities, as well as changes and improvements associated with the integration of popular Skype consumer technologies. You'll find detailed coverage of IP voice, instant messaging, conferencing, and collaboration; and expert guidance on server roles, multi-platform clients, security, and troubleshooting. Reflecting their unsurpassed experience, the authors illuminate Microsoft's new cloud-based and hybrid cloud architectures for unified communications, showing how these impact networking, security, and Active Directory. They cover SDN for unified communications; interoperation with consumer Skype and legacy video conferencing; quality optimization, mobile improvements, and much more. Throughout, the authors combine theory, step-by-step configuration instructions, and best practices from real enterprise environments. Simply put, you'll learn what works-and how it's done. Detailed Information on How To · Plan deployments, from simple to highly complex · Deploy Skype for Business Server 2015 as a cloud or cloud-hybrid solution · Walk step by step through installation or an in-place upgrade · Overcome "gotchas" in migrating from Lync Server 2010 or 2013 · Leverage new features available only in cloud or cloud-hybrid environments · Implement and manage Mac, mobile, Windows, browser, and virtualized clients · Establish server roles, including front end, edge, and mediation server · Make the most of Skype for Business Server 2015's enhanced mobile experience · Manage external dependencies: network requirements, dependent services, and security infrastructure · Efficiently administer Skype for Business Server 2015 · Provide for high availability and disaster recovery · Integrate voice, telephony, and video, step by step · Avoid common mistakes, and discover expert solutions and workarounds Category: Business Applications Covers: Skype for Business User Level: Intermediate-Advanced
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! TNZ Group Ltd is a New Zealand based telecommunications supplier founded in 2001. It was formed as a new corporate entity to feed the growing messaging requirements of today's leading businesses, specializing in building solutions to suit customer requests. Working with Fax, SMS, Email, PSTN and VoIP, TNZ Group Ltd works to take these technologies and integrate them with the Internet to create Unified messaging.It largely operates as a telecommunications wholesaler and supplier, offering its messaging technologies to resellers. TNZ Group Ltd is privately owned and operated from Auckland, New Zealand.
This book offers a unified treatment of mobile middleware technology Mobile Middleware: Architecture, Patterns and Practiceprovides a comprehensive overview of mobile middleware technology. The focus is on understanding the key design and architectural patterns, middleware layering, data presentation, specific technological solutions, and standardization. The author addresses current state of the art systems including Symbian, Java 2 Micro Edition, W3C technologies and many others, and features a chapter on widely deployed middleware systems. Additionally, the book includes a summary of relevant mobile middleware technologies, giving the reader an insight into middleware architecture design and well-known, useful design patterns. Several case studies are included in order to demonstrate how the presented patterns, solutions, and architectures are applied in practice. The case studies pertain to mobile service platforms, mobile XML processing, thin clients, rich clients, and mobile servers. Chapters on Architectures and Platforms, Mobile Messaging, Publish/Subscribe, Data Synchronization and Security are also included. Key Features: * Provides a comprehensive overview of mobile middleware technology * Unified treatment of three core topical areas: messaging, publish/subscribe, and data synchronization * Discusses the role of middleware in the protocol stack * Focus on both standards and research systems including current state- of-the-art systems such as Symbian, Java 2 Micro Edition, W3C technologies * Contains concrete examples showing the presented architectures and solutions in practice * Includes an accompanying website with links to open source software, and other resources This book serves as an invaluable guide to systems architects, researchers, and developers. It will also be of interest to graduate and undergraduate students studying computer science (distributed systems, computer networks).
An expert guide to solving real business problems using components This groundbreaking book gets developers up to speed on Enterprise JavaBeans, CORBA components, and other cutting edge technologies that are making it easier and cheaper than ever for companies to integrate all of their applications into unified systems to support corporate decision-making. Fred Cummins presents an overview of the integration architecture and then dives right into the details, including communications messaging techniques for integrating application components, the 'publish and subscribe' mechanism for linking components and monitoring business activities, using 'adapters' to integrate applications, integrating Web services, work-flow management, and he also supplies proven code solutions for an array of problems associated with integrating packaged and custom applications across the enterprise. Companion Web site features source code and updates on the EAI architecture and underlying technologies.
Design, install, and manage a complete unified communications solution with this definitive guide. Gain an in-depth understanding of the Cisco Unity architecture and feature set Plan, design, and install a complete unified messaging solution using the design process found within this guide Use features in Cisco Unity to solve legacy and convergence problems for your users Administer and manage Unity installations effectively by leveraging the comprehensive solutions provided in this book Learn about Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Domino support and configuration with Cisco Unity Support CallManager and legacy PBX integrations with your unified messaging solutions This definitive reference helps you leverage the true power of Cisco Unity, the powerful unified communications server that provides advanced, convergence-based communication services, which integrate with the desktop applications that business professionals use everyday. 'Cisco Unity Deployment and Solutions Guide' shows you how to integrate Cisco Unity with Cisco IP-based communication solutions, including Cisco CallManager. Part I introduces you to the Cisco Unity architecture and teaches you about the Cisco Unity feature set. Part II helps you design and deploy a unified message solution with Cisco Unity, and Part III helps you manage and administer your solution by leveraging the tools within Cisco Unity. 'Cisco Unity Deployment and Solutions Guide' teaches you all that you need to know about designing, deploying, and managing a sustainable, unified messaging solution. This book is part of the Networking Technology Series from Cisco Press, which offers networkingprofessionals valuable information for constructing efficient networks, understanding new technologies, and building successful careers.
Meeting the Messaging Needs of Your Business As a systems administrator, you're expected to respond to the technical requirements of your organization while trying to fit them into its overall business goals. Few IT professionals have the combination of skills needed to pull it off. This unique book bridges that gap. It takes you beyond the routine administration tasks and teaches you how to plan and launch an Exchange Server 2007 enterprise solution that fully integrates the needs of the IT staff, end users, and business managers alike. You'll learn how to assess the enterprise's vital messaging needs and management's expected return on investment (ROI), how to build an effective infrastructure plan to meet those goals, and finally, how to present your business case, win plan approval, and start implementation. With pages of clear-cut explanations, case studies, and real-world scenarios, this hands-on guide walks you through every phase, from planning to development to deployment, while offering strategic and practical techniques you'll find valuable throughout your professional career. * Understand the basic tenets of service-oriented architecture (SOA) * Assess your current Exchange infrastructure and capacities * Examine management's business goals and forecast for future growth * Plan the right infrastructure, including deployment, compliance, anti-spam and anti-virus, security, and mail archiving * Explore and establish Exchange Server 2007 server roles, including Edge Transport, Unified Messaging, ActiveSync(r), POP3 and IMAP4, Outlook(r) Web Access, and more * Outline objectives, determine resources, set timelines, and create functional documentation for your solutions and processes * Present your business case to decision-makers, including cost analysis, expected benefits, and criteria for determining success
Everything you need to know to get Lync 2013 up and running smoothly As a Unified Communications (UC) technology, Lync allows you to keep track of your contacts' availability so you can communicate with anyone, anywhere, and at any time. With this hands-on book, you will learn how to administer the newest and most robust version of Lync Server in order to send an IM; start or join an audio, video, or web conference; or make a phone call through a familiar interface. Packed with real-world exercises throughout, this unique resource encourages you to learn from the best practices and deployments of others so that you can benefit from their experiences. * Walks you through designing and managing enterprise instant messaging and conferencing solutions * Details how to configure voicemail, enterprise voice, dual-forking, and VoIP * Teaches you how to automate management tasks * Shares invaluable advice for monitoring, diagnosing, and troubleshooting problems * Helps you understand SIP and authentication technologies With Mastering Microsoft Lync Server 2013, you'll gain the skills you need to effectively deploy Lync Server 2013 and be on your way to gaining all the benefits UC has to offer.
This is the eBook version of the printed book. If the print book includes a CD-ROM, this content is not included within the eBook version. Exchange Server 2007 How-To Real Solutions for Exchange Server 2007 SP1 Administrators J. Peter Bruzzese Need fast, reliable, easy-to-implement solutions for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007? This book delivers exactly what you're looking for. You'll find tested, step-by-step procedures for everything from planning deployment and infrastructure through installing, configuring, managing, and securing Exchange in your production environment. Completely up-to-date, this book reflects Exchange Server 2007's newest features, including the significant enhancements introduced with Service Pack 1. When time is of the essence, turn here first: get answers you can trust-and use-right now! Fast, Accurate, and Easy-to-Use! Prepare for deployment with the right hardware, software, server roles, and storage architecture Upgrade, transition, or migrate from previous versions of Exchange-or from Novell or Lotus Install roles, Edge Transport Servers, Active/Passive mailboxes, and more Work with Exchange Management Console and Exchange Management Shell Discover best practices for managing Exchange disk storage Efficiently manage users, distribution groups, and mailboxes Create and use Administrative Roles, Address Lists, Offline Address Books, and Managed Content Settings Configure Client Access Servers, including Outlook Web Access, ActiveSync, and Outlook Anywhere Fight spam with Exchange Server 2007's powerful antispam features Design and deploy disaster recovery plans you can trust Plan and implement the best high availability options for your environment Configure Unified Messaging to deliver voicemail and fax services Monitor and troubleshoot Exchange J. Peter Bruzzese (cofounder of ClipTraining.com) is an independent consultant, trainer, and author of the monthly column Exclusively Exchange. Bruzzese's website, exclusivelyexchange.com, provides screencasts about Exchange 2007 SP1, as well as Exchange blog postings and peer assistance. He has consulted with clients ranging from Goldman Sachs to Microsoft, and instructed for leading training organizations such as CBT Nuggets (for their Exchange 2007 Certification Series) and New Horizons. Bruzzese writes the Enterprise Windows blog for InfoWorld, contributes to Redmond and WindowsITPro Magazines, and speaks regularly at the MCP TechMentor Conferences. His recent books include Tricks of the Windows Vista Masters and Administrator's Guide to Microsoft Office 2007 Servers.
This book offers a unified treatment of mobile middlewaretechnology Mobile Middleware: Architecture, Patterns andPracticeprovides a comprehensive overview of mobile middlewaretechnology. The focus is on understanding the key design andarchitectural patterns, middleware layering, data presentation,specific technological solutions, and standardization. The authoraddresses current state of the art systems including Symbian, Java2 Micro Edition, W3C technologies and many others, and features achapter on widely deployed middleware systems. Additionally, thebook includes a summary of relevant mobile middleware technologies,giving the reader an insight into middleware architecture designand well-known, useful design patterns. Several case studies areincluded in order to demonstrate how the presented patterns,solutions, and architectures are applied in practice. The casestudies pertain to mobile service platforms, mobile XML processing,thin clients, rich clients, and mobile servers. Chapters onArchitectures and Platforms, Mobile Messaging, Publish/Subscribe,Data Synchronization and Security are also included. Key Features: * Provides a comprehensive overview of mobile middlewaretechnology * Unified treatment of three core topical areas: messaging,publish/subscribe, and data synchronization * Discusses the role of middleware in the protocol stack * Focus on both standards and research systems including currentstate- of-the-art systems such as Symbian, Java 2 Micro Edition,W3C technologies * Contains concrete examples showing the presented architecturesand solutions in practice * Includes an accompanying website with links to open sourcesoftware, and other resources This book serves as an invaluable guide to systems architects,researchers, and developers. It will also be of interest tograduate and undergraduate students studying computer science(distributed systems, computer networks).