Lync 2013 –
the communications software from Microsoft
Microsoft Lync is a unified business communications platform. Lync online connects people everywhere, in Windows 8 and other operating systems, including mobile devices, and becomes a part of their daily environment. Lync provides an integral interface in a client environment offering current information, chat, VoIP, video and great meeting functions. Lync users can connect world-wide on Skype and offers, through this, global communication potential with many hundreds of millions people around the world.
Single unified Client
Lync 2013 brings together in a single client real-time communications, VoIP and video calls, chat and Lync meetings, presence. A single UC client application instead of many individual applications simplifies deployment, user acceptance, and support.
Lync across device boundaries
Users can switch between devices at will. Lync provides a familiar and dependable user experience for browsers, PCs, smartphones and tablets.
Lync Web App – simply using the WEB Browser
The Lync Web App allows PC and Mac users to participate in Lync meetings from an HTML5 based browser and provides a comprehensive Lync meeting experience including multiple party HD video, VoIP or chat whilst sharing desktops, applications and PowerPoint presentations.
Lync Meetings or Conference
Previously referred to as "Online Meeting" Lync Meeting offers solutions for total interaction on HD Video with multiple affiliate parties and facilitates Video, Audio, Chat and shared content communication.
Skype facilitates connections, shared information, chat and VoIP calls, with hundreds of millions of users all over the world. Soon, video connections will also be possible with Skype!