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Alessio Giombini
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Skype for Business Busy Options: under the hood (sort of) part 1
Intro Busy on Busy AKA BoB  (or, more accurately as per Microsoft's wording, Busy Options ) is a somewhat obvious feature in any PBX and, generally speaking, in the PSTN communications world. Initially, it was as simple as bouncing back a "busy signal" tone...

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Intro Busy on Busy AKA BoB  (or, more accurately as per Microsoft's wording, Busy Options ) is a somewhat obvious feature in any PBX and, generally speaking, in the PSTN communications world. Initially, it was as simple as bouncing back a "busy signal" tone...

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Skype for Business 2016 clients only support new (V16) ICE
Skype for Business client was released on last September 2015, and featured a number of new features as well as some removed ones, as described here . What you will not find in the article (but you would have probably hoped for), is that the new client got ...

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Skype for Business Busy on Busy: new performance counters
Busy on busy (or second treatment) is a neat and long-awaited feature that was eventually added in the Skype for Business July 2016 Cumulative Update. For more info about BoB, what is it, how it works please check this blog . Not surprisingly, a number of p...

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10000!! On our way to 20000 Leagues under the sea
Used to do Low Level Designs for Lync deployments using some "crap" spreadsheets and "manual" validations, Alessio challenged me to help him improve his spreadsheet using some VBA and other Excel tricks. A while after that we decided to make it available on...

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Simple script to check Response Groups holiday sets
This is a very simple PowerShell script to export your Lync/Skype for Business holiday sets in Response Groups. The script will parse your pool name (assuming there is only one), and will export each holiday set as a separate .csv file in the root of your C...

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Skype for Business and Lync 2013 DDC - Detailed Design Calculator 5.0
Overview DDC is a simple offline, Excel-based, low-level design calculator for
Microsoft Skype for Business and Lync 2013 on-premises deployments. Fill
in host names, IP addresses etc., and DDC will calculate DNS records,
certificate names...

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Lync calls fail with long post-dial delay? Check the Edge!
I hope someone can benefit from the many hours I spent on this issue :) INFRASTRUCTURE Lync 2013 Redundant Lync deployment.
3-node Enterprise pool. 2-node Edge servers. Public addresses on external
interfaces. All OS are Windows Server 2012 R2. All Lync ser...

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The real HotDeskingTimeOut for Polycom CX600 Lync phones
I have recently come across an interesting challenge. A customer asked for a number of Polycom CX600 phones to be provisioned with a Lync Client policy enabling hotdesking and a long hotdesking timeout. I experienced a quite unexpected behaviour, which I th...
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