Category Archives: Skype for Business

Deploying iOS apps using Microsoft Intune

One of the challenges that I see in some of my customers is the ability to control mobile devices although most of them have a on-premises solutions to manage desktops…

Managing Office 2016 using Group Policies

Adding administrative templates to support your Office 2016 is critical for administrators that want to manage certain components from a central location. Solution The process is simple, the first step…

Skype for Business Server 2015, Capacity Calculator

Microsoft released the Capacity Calculator for Skype for Business Server 2015 to help the administrator to identity the hardware requirements. Here is the link for download:  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51196  

Skype for Business Voice solutions Poster

Microsoft released the Skype for Business Voice Solutions in pdf and visio formats. Here is the link for the PDF: http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/E/E/2EE5C4DE-7F12-475C-A507-37870020F0D3/Plan%20Voice%20Solution%20poster%20-%20Final.pdf Here is the link for the Visio: http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/E/E/2EE5C4DE-7F12-475C-A507-37870020F0D3/Plan%20Voice%20Solution%20poster%20-%20Final.vsdx  

Test-CSEXStorageConnectivity returning error code=5

In some scenarios during the integration tests between Skype for Business Server 2015 and Exchange Server 2013 we may see the error code=5 in the output of the Test-CSEXStorageConnectivity. Solution…

Skype for Business Server Debugging Tools

In this Tutorial we are going over the simple process to deploy the Skype for Business Server debugging tools which install two tools: snooper and CLSLogger and they are the…

Solving Test-CSEXStorageConnectivity cmdlet error 50043

When integrating Exchange Server 2013 and Skype for Business Server you may encounter the error 50043, and the complete description of the error is: “ExCreateItem exchange operation failed, code=50043, reason=#CTX#{ctx:{TraceID:”….

Installing Skype for Business – Part 7

That is the last Tutorial of this series and we will be starting up the Skype for Business services and accessing the Skype for Business Control Panel. Solution Now that…

Installing Skype for Business – Part 6

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to configure the Certificate for the Skype for Business Server 2015. Solution Skype for Business requires some attention from the administrator…

Installing Skype for Business – Part 5

Time to finally deploy Skype for Business has come, in this Tutorial we are going to be deploying the Skype for Business Server 2015 bits on the server. Solution So…