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What you need to know

The best of Lync and Skype are coming together to transform the way people communicate. In the first half of 2015, Lync will become Skype for Business, with the release of a new client, new server, and updates to the service in Office 365. Skype for Business will provide organizations extraordinary reach that goes beyond the walls of their business. Learn more about the changes, and prepare your customers for the next important wave of innovation in communication.


The Microsoft Lync 2013 licensing guide provides a detailed overview of both online and on-premises licensing options.

Consult the Microsoft Lync 2013 licensing guide



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