It appears Lync is getting a new name “Skype for business” in its upcoming 2015 version as it was recently mentioned by Grudeep sing pall on blogs.skype.com, so what this means technically ?
where is Lync ? Lync died ? is it eliminated ?
Well fellows techies and Lync lovers, i would like to ensure you that Lync did not die and wasn’t discontinued, in contrary it reshaped got a new sexy look with cool features that will make it powerful then ever!
check the introductory video here
What we should know and understand that Skype for business is an enterprise class product that is effectively Lync with new additions, although it is considered as a Lync replacement from a product perspective, but technically it is Lync running under the hood.
check Matt landis arcticle that also include more details about this topic here
new details will be posted when they are available