Hosted Lync 2013 (Skype For Business)

Hosted Lync 2013 From Netrepid:
Unite Your Communications With Skype For Business

Hosted Lync 2013 - Skype For Business - Netrepid

Hosted Lync 2013 / Skype For Business services from Netrepid bring your business one secure solution for four critical communication services:

  • Instant messaging
  • Online meetings
  • Video conferencing
  • VoIP

Allowing your team members to communicate with each other is just the tip of the iceberg with Hosted Lync/Skype For Business. Your team can also get connected to the millions of Skype users around the world – and they can do it WITHOUT the additional per minute fees needed to make “phone calls” through traditional Skype.

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Features Of Our Hosted Lync 2013/Skype For Business

When you deploy Hosted Lync/Skype For Business as your unified communications solution, distributed workforces can quickly close their gaps and the global business community can become more accessible. All of this is possible without the barriers lack of hardware resources or high upfront costs create for today’s growing companies.

Netrepid’s Hosted Lync/Skype For Business provides the following features:


  • Employees can chat in real-time with colleagues and coworkers, no matter where they are
  • Presence indicators show availability status
  • Lync/Skype For Business is integrated with Outlook/OWA
  • Conversations are secure and private
  • Lync/Skype For Business Enterprise version supports voice and video chat, desktop/screen sharing, virtual meetings, web conferencing
  • Integration with Skype


The time is now to evolve the way your business communicates. Accelerate that evolution with our Hosted Lync/Skype For Business services today!

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More Hosted Lync 2013/Skype For Business Information

What Is Microsoft Lync 2013?


Hosted Microsoft Lync 2013 from Netrepid can connect all of your people – everywhere. Microsoft Lync is a single client experience that provides users the ability to communicate via IM, VoIP, video conferencing and online meeting across our hosted, secure network – while also leveraging external connections to the millions of Skype users across the globe. Thanks to our hosted Microsoft Lync Server 2013 – Lync is also compatible across operating systems – so it can become a part of the everyday production of all of your team members without the need for major system upgrades.


How Does Microsoft Lync 2013 Work?


For businesses interested in adding Hosted Microsoft Lync 2013 from Netrepid to their applications, online ordering of this service will be available in the coming weeks. Netrepid will be offering it as a standalone application or as one of our many hosted services that include hosted exchange, SharePoint hosting, hosted desktops, remote backup and website hosting.


As with all of our hosted services, hosted Microsoft Lync from Netrepid allows for complete control by the customer – without the need to speed additional capital on server software. Netrepid’s hosted Lync services are powered via dedicated servers that support our customers as necessary. These servers are housed in our own 8,000-square foot data center and are accessible to users on a wide range of devices. Users can connect to Lync from inside your network, over the Internet, or from their smartphone or tablet with proper apps installed.

Hosted Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Key Features


  • Get real-time presence information for all of your contacts—including photos, availability status, and location.
  • Integration of Lync 2013 with Microsoft Office
  • Enhanced instant messaging (IM) to connect efficiently and effectively.
  • Make voice calls through your computer to Lync and Skype users in your organization or in other organizations.
  • Persistent chat rooms – each user can create customized chat rooms that never close.
  • Create, moderate, and join pre-planned and on-the-fly audio, video, and web meetings with people inside and outside your organization.
  • Enhanced multiparty online presentations with screen-sharing and virtual whiteboards.
  • Let customers participate in your Lync conference calls even if they are not Office 365 or Lync Online customers.
  • Skill search (requires a SharePoint Server)
  • Enhanced In-meeting Note Taking with OneNote Sharing
  • Lync Audio Conferencing
  • Lync Multi-party Video
  • Enterprise Voice Functionality (including Malicious Call Trace, E911, Call Park)
  • Lync Mobile Clients
  • Lync Web App

Lync Server 2013 System/Hardware Requirements


The following information is included as a general overview of the system and hardware requirements for any business considering the implementation of their own Microsoft Lync Server 2013. For any business considering hosted Lync from Netrepid as a service, this information will largely be unnecessary. After all, Netrepid will be hosting the service for you.


According to information obtained from Microsoft, system requirements for servers running Microsoft Lync 2013 include:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (or the latest service pack) or
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Lync Server 2013 required operating system roles, features, and software
  • Windows PowerShell command-line interface 3.0 installed
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 installed 

For more specific information, please visit the TechNet Library for Lync Server System Requirements.

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