How to use Microsoft Teams for your telephony and conferencing in 2019 

Insight session, Thursday 28th February 2019

Over recent years the discussion for migrating telephony and conferencing services to Microsoft Skype for Business has been a relatively straight forward choice of swapping like for like (broadly speaking) business communications services, often triggered by a compelling reason to review existing services. But with the arrival of Microsoft Teams, ever wondered what that would mean for you?

In this educational session we uncover the capabilities within Microsoft Teams voice and conferencing features, what options are available and how you can assess your organisations readiness. We also covered various options from 'bring your own service' models through to utilising Microsoft cloud for both telephony and conferencing. 

 

 


 

Tom Arbuthnot principle Solutions Architect

Tom Arbuthnot

Principle Solutions Architect

Tom Arbuthnot is Principal Solutions Architect at award-winning communication and collaboration specialists, Modality Systems. He is a Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) and Microsoft Valuable Professional (MVP), recognition of his knowledge of enterprise communications and collaborations, and the contribution he makes to the technology community as a subject matter expert. He is also a regular blogger, has a regular podcast with UCToday at tomtalks.show and is a regular speaker at industry events such as Microsoft Ignite. He co-runs The Microsoft UC User Group London.


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