In Avanzada 7 we offer installation, consulting, auditing, version updating and migration services for both Teams and Skype for Business Online.
Installation Skype for Business
Skype for Business is the Microsoft Unified Communications solution. It offers services such as:
We offer the service of planning, implementation and configuration of the Skype for Business solution that best suits the client. We can choose the on-premsies solution, by Skype for Business Online (Office 365) or by a hybrid solution.
This service includes:
Skype for Business consulting
Within this consulting service, support and remote consultations are included on the Skype for Business platform. The resolution of incidents would be treated as independent proposals. The scope of this service would be:
The level of service would be a "Next Business Day" 5x8
Skype for Business Audit
With this audit service, the current state of the communciations platform is verified, paying attention to the way of obtaining the different data and its security within the system.
Depending on the sceope agreed with the client, the different layers or levels that make up the system and its relationship can be analyzed:
It also includes tasks such as:
The result of the audit will be a report with a simple and concise wording that highlights the problems encountered, the effects and the recommendations
Note: If the service reaches the physical and network infrastructure, a visit to the client's facilities will be required, in which information from these areas would be collected.
Skype for Business update
With this service we offer the customer the possibility of updating their system from Lync 2010 or Lync 2013 to Skype for Business 2015.
Depending on the needs of the client and the possibility or not of stopping the services, the appropiate way will be chosen to carry out the update correctly.
If you want to upgrade from Lync 2010 to Skype for Business 2015, you would choose the "side-by-side migration" option, in which a new Skype for Business infrastructure is added to the Lync 2010 topology. Later, users, services and endpoints to the Skype infrastructure before decommissioning Lync 2010. There would be no service interruption.
If the updeate is to be made from Lync 2013 to Skype for Business we would use the option "in-place upgrade" in which we have two possible modes:
At the end of 2018 the launch of Skype for Business 2019 is planned. Avanzada 7 will also offer the update service to this new version.
Migración Skype for Business
We offer the migration service from Skype for Business on-premises to Skype for Business online.
Skype for Business online is included in Office 365.
The change to the cloud requires planning, implementation, deployment and migration. The advantages of having Skype for Business Online are mainly the fact that the customer does not have to take care of the maintenance of physical machines and can have the innovations, improvements and updates without having to plan and perform the IT administrators.
For this process we follow the Microsoft SOF methodology.
Migration to Microsoft Teams
Skype for Business in the cloud is going to join Microsoft Teams. The objective is to have a single team work center with fully integrated video and voice. Microsoft Teams offers a modern cloud infrastructure that allows you to get the most out of artificial intelligente assets.
Microsoft Teams, which works with the new Skype back-end infrastructure, has been designed for the cloud with a higly scalable microservice architecture that is also efficient in terms of bandwidth consumption, provides a more robust telemetry, and allows perform maintenance tasks and updates perform maintenance tasks and updates with a minimum level of interruptions. This modern infrastructure allows easy access to Microsoft Congnifitve Services, which has functions of transcription, translation, speech recognition and automatic learning.
At the moment, there is no plan to eliminate Skype Empresarial from Office 365 subscriptions and there is no end date for support, but Microsoft will focus the investment of improvements in Microsoft Teams so that the group of the main ones will be incorporated little by little. Skype Empresarial for Office 365 functionalities.
Avanzada 7 offers the migration services from on-premise environments to Teams and also from Skype for Business in the cloud to Teams.
You can also implement a small-scale Teams pilot in which you can validate interoperability with Skype for Business. To achieve more realistic results, the pilot program must reproduce exactly how users are currently communicating and collaborating, and check what would be the ideal implementation scenario with Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. Whether the organization is considering running Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams in parallel or switching to Microsoft Teams later, a pilot can help identify the path that should be followed for each organization.
Skype for Business integration - Asterisk
Given our extensive experience with Asterisk, we can help you integrate your Asterisk PBX with Skype for Business so that it is possible for Skype clients to call Asterisk extensions and vice versa.
This integration can be done whether you have a Skype for Business on premises solution or if you have a Skype for Business online and you want the connection to the PSTN to be made through your Asterisk.
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Skype for Business Installation Service
Support and remote consultations
We verify the status of your Skype for Business platform
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Migration from Skype for Business on-premise to Skype for Business Business ...
Migration to Microsoft Teams
Para soluciones Skype for Business on-premise y Skype for Business online