Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams

Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams

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Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams

Overview

Recent Reviews

Great communication tool overall.

9
April 28, 2022
In my role, Skype has been useful for team meetings and gatherings. During the work from home part of my employment, it was a necessary …
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Skype Review

6
March 21, 2022
Skype for Business had an excellent use case. since we were using Microsoft products for Collaboration, the integration was seamless. the …

Skype keeps employees connected!

8
February 16, 2022
I use Skype for Business daily. It is very easy to use and allows me to easily and effectively communicate with other employees across the …
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Skype for Business - Review

7
January 26, 2022
Microsoft Skype for Business has solved instant messaging and video conferencing challenges, specifically throughout the pandemic. The …
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Meeting and a collaborative Tool

9
December 25, 2021
Have a quick video conversation with colleagues for project coordination that the market is solving problems. Thanks to Skype for …

Stay Connected with Skype for Business

5
November 07, 2021
Skype for Business makes it easy for us to connect and collaborate with coworkers and vendors: via message conversations and voice or …
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Skype for business review

9
October 27, 2021
Skype for business is used across the whole organization in Capgemini. We use Skype to connect with colleagues and to organize meetings. …
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Awards

TrustRadius Award Top Rated 2022
TrustRadius Award Top Rated 2021
TrustRadius Award Top Rated 2020
TrustRadius Award Top Rated 2019

Popular Features

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Desktop sharing (193)

8.1
81%

High quality audio (192)

8.0
80%

High quality video (187)

7.8
78%

Low bandwidth requirements (184)

6.8
68%

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What is Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams?

Skype for Business was an online messaging and conferencing tool, now superseded by Microsoft Teams.

Entry-level set up fee?

  • No setup fee

Offerings

  • Free Trial
  • Free/Freemium Version
  • Premium Consulting / Integration Services

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Alternatives Pricing

What is Google Voice?

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What is Discord?

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Features Scorecard

Performance & Compatibility of Online Events Software

7.4
74%

Screen Sharing

7.8
78%

Online Meetings / Events

7.7
77%

Online Events Collaboration

7.8
78%

Online Events Security

7.6
76%

Product Details

What is Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams?

Skype for Business was a unified communications tool superseded by Microsoft Teams.

For personal use, Skype Desktop and Mobile apps are still available for download, but for business functionality the vendor now fully supports Microsoft Teams as the replacement for Skype for Business.

Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams Technical Details

Operating SystemsUnspecified
Mobile ApplicationNo

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams?

Skype for Business was an online messaging and conferencing tool, now superseded by Microsoft Teams.

What is Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams's best feature?

Reviewers rate Calendar integration and Live chat highest, with a score of 8.3.

Who uses Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams?

The most common users of Skype for Business (formerly Lync), now part of Microsoft Teams are from Enterprises (1,001+ employees) and the Information Technology & Services industry.

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