Microsoft Teams now ready to replace Skype for Business

Microsoft announced that they have completed their roadmap for bringing Skype for Business Online features and functionality into Teams.

Skype’s end-to-end encryption now available across platforms

Private Conversations feature now available for all users on Skype iOS, Android, Linux, Mac, and Windows Desktop.

Skype will discontinue the option to sign in via Facebook

Microsoft announced that it plans to disable the use of Facebook accounts to sign in to Skype in January 2018.

Microsoft releases new Skype for desktop

Following the update of mobile messenger, Microsoft presents a new desktop version of Skype with customizable themes and expanded capabilities.

PCs with Skype under serious threat: vulnerability CVE-2017-9948

A new security vulnerability has been discovered in Microsoft’s desktop version of Skype

Microsoft cloud TITSUP: Skype, Outlook, Xbox, OneDrive, Hotmail down

The problems appear to have started on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 morning Pacific Time, although systems could have started to wobble earlier: basically, people were and still are unable to log into their Microsoft-hosted services.

Skype Cloud Connector Edition: The way to Integrate Corporate PBX and Setup PSTN Calls with Skype for Business Online (Office 365)

Skype for Business CCE is a hybrid solution that allows integrating the corporate PBX with the Office 365. CCE offers a set of components offering organizations to connect to the corporate PBX, organize the SIP trunk from your Office 365.

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Until recently, “public” communication tools (such as Skype, Telegram, WhatsApp) and corporate communication tools (Lync, Sametime, etc.) were separated by a difficult-to-penetrate wall. Corporate messengers have well-developed security and auditing features.