Microsoft Unified Communications & Lync Integration


Delivering a Unifying Communications and Collaboration Experience

Polycom and Skype for Business deliver high quality, comprehensive communications experiences for companies looking for a rich collaborations solution by offering a breadth of natively integrated voice and meeting solutions.

For more than a decade, Polycom and Microsoft have worked in tandem; listening to customer needs to develop UC solutions that make collaboration easier and more intuitive. Since Microsoft’s entry into unified communications, Polycom has developed the broadest portfolio of voice, video and content collaboration solutions that integrate with and are qualified by Microsoft.

Together, Microsoft and Polycom offer the most complete UC&C portfolio at the lowest total cost of ownership.


The benefits of Polycom solutions for Microsoft UC environments include:

  • End-to-end solutions - the portfolio includes the Polycom CX family of Lync optimized solutions, Polycom RealPresence Video solutions and interoperable voice solutions.
  • Ease of use, ease of access - Our solutions work directly with Microsoft applications people use daily, including Microsoft Lync, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Active Directory®.
  • Intuitive communications experience - Regardless of where you are and what device you are using, you can connect the way you want and collaborate to get the job done
  • Strong ROI and improved collaboration - Direct integration into Microsoft solution and collaborative experiences deliver more productivity and faster ROI.

Using our combined solutions, each of your team members can expect to save up to 30 minutes a day, shrink project times by 10%, and increase your proposals delivered and won by 20%.1

1 Source: Forrester Total Economic Impact of Microsoft Lync and UC Solutions

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