A hybrid configuration between on-premises Lync Server 2010, 2013, or Skype for Business server 2015 to Office 365 gives you the ability to move users from your local pools into the cloud with a single PowerShell command and then back again with another. This simple act opens up a multitude of possibilities we can use to expand our networks and give our organisations the edge over the competition. Let's take a closer look at a few of these benefits in more detail.
Configuring a Skype for Business hybrid gives us greater flexibility and opens up more options so we can expand our networks and empower our users to work more efficiently and increase collaboration between our users and partners.
Let's look at a few of the benefits we can expect from deploying a basic hybrid configuration:
Reduce or maintain existing connectivity requirements: By hosting our user accounts in the cloud, we no longer need to provide VPN connectivity between sites or deploy...