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Skype for Business Server 2019 Real-Time Statistics Manager (StatsMan) and Key Health Indicators Update

2 more updates to tools for Skype for Business Server 2019 Skype for Business Server, Real-Time Statistics Manager (64-bit) Key Health Indicators for Lync Server 2013, Skype for Business Server 2015 and Skype for Business Server 2019 Skype for Business Server, Real-Time Statistics Manager (StatsMan) makes it possible to monitor key performance indicators for Skype for Business Server in real-time...

Skype for Business Server 2019 Call Quality Dashboard, SCOM Management Pack and Capacity Calculator

Following the Skype for Business Server 2019 Debugging Tools, two more additions for Skype for Business Server 2019 have now been published by Microsoft. Skype for Business Server 2019, Call Quality Dashboard Skype for Business Server 2019, System Center Operations Manager Management Pack Skype for Business Server 2019, Capacity Calculator   Call Quality Dashboard (CQD) Skype for Business...

Microsoft releases Skype for Business Server 2019 Debugging Tools

Credit to Guy Bachar for catching this one, Microsoft have released the Skype for Business Server 2019, Debugging Tools
Skype for Business Server 2019, Debugging Tools is a collection of additional tools for use by IT Admins to aid in troubleshooting Skype for Business Server 2019 deployments. The collection of tools include:

Snooper
CLSLogger
CLSScenarioEdit.psm1

Download here

Microsoft Teams Monthly Podcast: Skype for Business Server 2019, Org Wide Teams, death of T-Bot

  Catch this months Microsoft Teams Monthly Podcast I do with Patrick Watson at UCToday The main news is that Skype for Business Server 2019 is now generally available from Microsoft. The latest edition doesn’t offer a huge amount in terms of new features but is still a crucial platform for many customers worldwide. There is also the usual raft of Microsoft Teams updates, including...

Skype for Business Server 2019, Exchange Server 2019 and SharePoint Server 2019 all Generally Available

Exciting news today, the three new Office Server products are now available to customers on the Volume Licencing Service Center. This is the website where Enterprise Agreement customers can get to their Microsoft software. They are also currently on Visual Studio Subscription (the new name for MSDN). Available are Skype for Business Server 2019- Blog:  Exchange Server 2019- Blog:  SharePoint...

Ignite Session Blog: BRK3124 ‘Meetings First’ – Skype for Business on-prem customers can take advantage of Teams Meetings

  This Ignite session wasn’t until the Friday, but for me, it’s one of the biggest Microsoft Teams announcements at Ignite. This unlocks a great way for a lot of existing Skype for Business Server customers to get some of the real Microsoft Teams experience and business benefits today with little change to users workflows. In this session, Francois Doremieux, Program Manager at...

Skype for Business Server 2015 CU7 Now Supports Blocking external NTLM (username/password auth) for Security

An open potential issue with SfB server has been the potential to get a list of accounts, try lots of random passwords and lock those accounts out. With the new Get/Set-CsAuthConfig cmdlets in CU7, you can shut down NTLM and Forms Based Auth externally. For more PowerShell information: Get-CsAuthConfig Set-CsAuthConfig Then, you configure your servers to only accept Certificate Based Auth...

Microsoft Ignite POD2031 Recording – Microsoft Teams News Summary – Podcast Studio, Friday

We’ve just about recovered from all the news and fun at Microsoft Ignite last week. On the Friday I hosted a podcast with guests, Pat Richard – Principal Architect, Microsoft UC, VOSS, Josh Blalock – Principal Consulting Engineer at CDW and Stale Hansen, CEO and Principal Cloud Architect, CloudWay AS. We went over all the Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams news from Ignite. If you...

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