Skype for Business
Skype for Business – Features
Skype Meetings provide audio, video, and web conferencing on the Internet, with the ability to schedule a meeting in advance or start one at any time. Up to 250 people can join a meeting, using the smartphones, tablets, PCs, phones, and meeting room devices.
Single-Touch Joining Meetings
Join meetings easily with a single touch or click from your calendar, meeting reminder, or the Skype for Business client.
Multi-Party HD Video Conferencing
Make video a more natural part of everyday business and collaboration, with 1080p resolution, and up to 6 people shown live simultaneously.
Focus on the things you’re doing together, even when you’re far apart, with integrated real-time co-authoring, desktop sharing, application sharing, and PowerPoint presentations.
Skype Meeting Broadcast
Skype Meeting Broadcast extends the reach of Skype Meetings to up to 10,000 attendees for webinars, all-hands meetings, and other one-to-many presentations. Scheduling options allow you to limit attendance to people in your organization or open it to everyone on the Internet.
PSTN Conferencing from Microsoft
PSTN conferencing from Microsoft allows anyone to join your Skype Meetings using only a telephone. Useful for joining anytime a phone is more convenient than a tablet or PC, or anyplace without Internet access.
Local Dial-In Numbers
Easily join using the dial-in number automatically included in every Skype Meeting invite, and choose a local dial-in number in many countries around the world to reduce calling charges.
Add a person to a Skype Meeting in real-time simply by typing their phone number. Skype for Business dials them for you.
Meeting Roster and Controls
Use the Skype for Business meeting roster to see who has joined your meeting over the Internet and via phone, to see who’s speaking, and to mute people in noisy environments if needed.
Skype Room Systems
Skype for Business Room Systems extend the Skype Meetings experience to meeting rooms, with audio, HD video and content sharing.Learn More
Skype for Business – Benefits
As a growing business, you need reliable, robust services and security. Skype for Business enables your team to work like you all are in one room, even when you are not. Make, receive, and transfer business calls in the office, at home, or on the road using phone, PC, and mobile. From collaborative team sessions to large broadcasts to dialing into a conference using your phone, Skype for Business is designed for all your meeting needs.
Save with Stronger Security
When you use cloud-based Skype for Business as a part of Office 365, your communications, especially mobile communications, are better secured via proprietary technology that keeps your customer data safe. Whether you’re meeting with your own team, vendors, or clients, rest easy knowing that the data and files you share are secure.
Eliminate the need, costs, and risk associated with maintaining standalone services. With the ability to collaborate using the same, secure Microsoft platform, you get the comprehensive compliance and control that you expect.
Enable your whole team to spontaneously collaborate wherever and whenever inspiration strikes with superb audio, video, chat, and file sharing. Replace scheduled, in-person meetings to reduce travel and save money, eliminate hassles, and get more time.
Use Skype for Business to work anywhere with Internet access on your favorite device. Via the cloud, your team can stay continuously connected to files, tools, and each other. And with conversation histories, enterprise-grade security, and the ease of joining meetings with a click or touch, collaboration has never been more organized, more secure or simple.
Security threats are real, but Skype for Business has you covered. All communications, including mobile, real-time coauthoring in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are more secure via Microsoft proprietary technology—even while presenting via Skype for Business video calls. Data on lost or stolen devices stays encrypted, and ADSF plus 10 other industry-specific privacy standards keep you protected.
Collaborate with team members using integrated audio, video, instant messaging, web conferencing, and file sharing in one simple platform. Plus, it lets you know when someone’s online and available.