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Download all #Lync 336 and 337 Jump Start Training Videos with #PowerShell Get-Channel9Media

Further improving on my original PowerShell Script to Download the Lync 336 Jumpstart Content, I’ve now made it more generic and packaged it as a module. I’m trying to get into the habit of writing separate functions combined into modules for reusability. If you don’t know what a module is, don’t worry, It’s just a fancy way to load a script really. The Get-Channel9Media script can take an input...

Download all Lync 2013 70-336 Core Solutions Training Videos with Download-Lync336JumpStart PowerShell Script

The Free Microsoft Core Solutions of Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Jump start training series, aimed at objectives for exam 70-336, is now available on Channel 9 to stream or download. It’s a great training series from Brian Ricks and Aaron Steele. The blurb: This is a two-day, demo-rich Jump Start aimed at helping IT Pros plan and design a Lync Server 2013 implementation that meets organizational...

Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Unleashed Book/eBook Now Available

  Just wanted to note that Lync Server 2013 Unleashed book/ebook is now available. It comes from 4 great core authors, Alex Lewis, Tom Pacyk, David Ross and Randy Wintel. I also contributed a chapter to the book (but don’t let that stop you buying it ) I work alongside Alex and Randy at Modality Systems so know well everyone involved in the book knows what they are talking about. You can get...

How to expand truncated PowerShell Output Properties “Select-Object –ExpandProperty”

  Just a little PowerShell tip. Quite often when using PowerShell with Lync you will come across values that are truncated. PS C:\Windows\system32> Get-CsPstnUsage Identity : Global Usage    : {Internal, Local, Long Distance, Default Usage…} What if I want to see all the Usages? You might try trusty format list Get-CsPstnUsage | Select-Object usage | fl Usage : {Internal, Local...

Upcoming Events: MS UC User Group London 19th April and #PowerShell PowerCamp London 21st-22nd April

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Two great upcoming events, hope to see you at either, or even better both!  MUCUGL: April 2012 – It’s all about Lync Call Flow This April MUCUGL has partnered with the kind folks at Acme Packet – a leading manufacturer of Lync qualified Session Border Controllers or SBCs. First up Adam Jacobs will introduce the benefits of Fixed-to-Mobile convergence and then run though a reference architecture...

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