A Quick Intro To Microsoft Uc

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A Quick Intro To Microsoft Uc

  1. 1. Microsoft Unified Communications A quick introduction Tony Cocks tonyc@microsoft.com
  2. 2. So what is Unified Communications? • Ask 100 people, get 100 different answers • But it’ll probably include some or all of these: – IP Telephony, Web Conferencing, Unified Messaging, Video, Presence, Instant Messaging, Fax to desktop • All this always available on every device and in every Microsoft application.
  3. 3. Some Trends Mobility Business Flexible Gen Y • Call me on my travel Workers • YouTube, mobile... • Air travel 6% • 9 to 5 wastes Facebook, IM • 60% to VM of UK 45 mins/day • Employer to • 27% on the emissions • Home workers provide tools road • Focus on T & E • Remote teams
  4. 4. Scenarios E-Mail and Security and Conferencing Calendaring Compliance VoIP IM and Conferencing E-mail Security, Unified Mobility Presence Compliance, and Messaging Continuity Products R2 On Premise Hosted by Microsoft Delivery Hosted by Partners Hosted by Partners
  5. 5. Everything starts with Identity And Presence Single User Identity User-Centric Communication Reduced Overload Connect the Right Way
  6. 6. Communicator • Instant Messaging • Presence & Awareness • Desktop sharing • Softphone • File sharing • Conferencing – Audio & Video • Exchange integration
  7. 7. OCS Certified Microsoft LifeCams Recommended for Business LifeCam Cinema 720p HD sensor / 30 Frames Per Second / Auto-focus LifeCam Show LifeCam VX-5000 2.0 MP sensor, Compact Design 1.3 MP sensor, Flexible Attachment Base
  8. 8. Live Meeting Video Conferencing • Immersive virtual meetings – Active speaker and panorama views – Views synchronized with data • Revolutionary experience – Record and playback meetings – Suitable for every meeting room • Tandberg & Polycom Integration
  9. 9. R2 Headlines • Audio Conferencing • Group Chat • Attendant Console • New Devices • .Net and Visual Studio integration • High def video • Cross platform desktop sharing
  10. 10. So what are people telling us...
  11. 11. Worry not about... • Where people are • Which device/number they are using • VPN connectivity (mostly) • Bandwidth – coverage/availability (mostly) • Location centric meetings • Home workers/swine flu/childcare issues/snowed in (mostly) • Weird keypad incantations (#41##27**3)
  12. 12. Side effects • Presence is king • Calendar centricity • Organisational cohesion – No one falls off the grid • Flattens the organisation • Short emails off loaded to IM • Conversations migrate across media – IM.Phone or IM.Email or IM.Video or IM.LiveMeeting • Cultural
  13. 13. Thanks Tony Cocks tonyc@microsoft.com

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