Identify a contact's availability and send secure instant messages and files to individuals or groups. Easily escalate from an instant message to an online meeting.
Connect presence and real-time collaboration capabilities with the Microsoft Office Outlook®, Office SharePoint® and other Office applications.
Whether scheduled in Outlook or ad hoc, Lync Online users can collaborate and share information with the following tools:
Make 1-to-1 computer-based audio and video calls to other Lync users using a PC and a web camera
When you purchase Lync Online through InterCall, you get a service that is combined with our Reservationless-Plus® audio conferencing platform, which delivers enhanced in-meeting call controls and provides the ability for participants to join using landlines or mobile phones from nearly anywhere.
See presence information and IM contacts from within Windows SharePoint Services and SharePoint Server sites.
Allows users to see presence information and communicate using IM and PC-based audio and video across organizational boundaries.
Connect with Windows Live Messenger contacts using IM and audio and video calls directly from Lync.
Connect three or more users via audio or high quality video sessions.
Transfer large files as part of a Lync session without using email and clogging mail boxes.
Add email distribution lists to Contact Lists so that instant messages may be sent to individual members of a list or the entire group.
Built into Lync Online, the Intelligent Instant Message Filter (IIMF) protects both the customer network and the Microsoft managed network against the spread of the most common viruses and spam.
Allows attendees and presenters to participate in Lync Online meetings via leading web browsers using the Microsoft Lync Web App.
Lets external users join a scheduled online meeting with full fidelity PC-audio, video, and data sharing even if they are not a subscriber to Lync Online.