{"Categories":[{"Id":1,"Title":"IP Phones","Slug":"ip-phones","ProductCount":31,"OrderIndex":100,"Description":"\u003cp\u003eMicrosoft plans to test and certify IP phones for Skype for Business through the Skype for Business Certification Program. This reflects an evolution from the previous basic interop compatibility to a higher quality bar, including metrics targeting higher reliability. Phone vendors are actively working to meet this higher bar and will be qualifying against the new requirements starting the end of this calendar year.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eIn the meantime Skype for Business supports backwards compatibility with all of our Lync qualified IP phones. Find more technical\u0026nbsp;resources and updates to our IP Phone category on \u003ca href=\"https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/dn947482\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eTechNet\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/p\u003e","ImageUrl":"http://partnersolutions.skypeforbusiness.com/content/mediamanager/04/50/0450Original.png","IsComingSoon":false},{"Id":2,"Title":"Personal Peripherals \u0026 PCs","Slug":"personal-peripherals-pcs","ProductCount":141,"OrderIndex":200,"Description":"\u003cp\u003eThe Skype for Business Certification program ensures that USB peripherals and PCs\u0026nbsp;offer rich audio and/or video quality and supporting features that provide both a great end user and admin experience.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAll of these specifications apply equally for Lync 2013 as they do for Skype for Business, hence all USB peripherals and PCs\u0026nbsp;that are qualified for Lync 2013 are also Certified for Skype for Business.\u003c/p\u003e","ImageUrl":"http://partnersolutions.skypeforbusiness.com/content/mediamanager/04/53/0453Original.png","IsComingSoon":false},{"Id":6,"Title":"Meeting Peripherals","Slug":"meeting-peripherals","ProductCount":23,"OrderIndex":300,"Description":"\u003cp\u003eThe Skype for Business Certification program\u0026nbsp;tests\u0026nbsp;group peripherals to offer rich audio and/or video quality, plug \u0026amp; play features with the Skype for Business client, and\u0026nbsp;other features that provide both a great end user and admin experience.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAll group peripherals that were qualified on Lync are also considered\u0026nbsp;Certified for Skype for Business.\u003c/p\u003e","ImageUrl":"http://partnersolutions.skypeforbusiness.com/content/mediamanager/04/49/0449Original.png","IsComingSoon":false},{"Id":4,"Title":"Meeting Room Systems","Slug":"meeting-room-systems","ProductCount":23,"OrderIndex":400,"Description":"Microsoft tests enterprise grade meeting room systems to offer a high-quality audio and video experience with Skype for Business. Moving forward meeting room systems will be qualified under the Skype for Business Certification Program.\u0026nbsp;\u003cbr /\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e Lync Optimized meeting room solutions will be supported on Skype for Business and in the coming months\u0026nbsp;Lync Optimized and Compatible video systems will be updated below with the new program designations once they\u0026rsquo;ve passed the new Skype for Business Certification Program specifications. Find more details on \u003ca href=\"https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/dn947482\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eTechNet\u003c/a\u003e. \u003cbr /\u003e\u003cbr /\u003eIn addition Lync qualified third-party video equipment providers have the option to support their devices working with Skype for Business. Please reach out to the vendors for more information.","ImageUrl":"http://partnersolutions.skypeforbusiness.com/content/mediamanager/04/51/0451Original.png","IsComingSoon":false},{"Id":5,"Title":"Networking \u0026 Hardware Infrastructure","Slug":"networking-hardware-infrastructure","ProductCount":39,"OrderIndex":500,"Description":"\u003cp\u003eThe Skype for Business Certification Program for SIP/PSTN Gateways, Video Gateways, IP-PBXs, SBAs, SBCs, Wifi/SDN, Load Balancers/Reverse Proxy, E911, ACP\u0026nbsp;and SIP Trunking Services ensures that customers have seamless experiences with setup, support, and use of qualified telephony infrastructure\u0026nbsp;and services with Skype for Business.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eOnly products that meet the rigorous testing requirements and conform to the specifications and test plans will receive either the \u0027Certified for Skype for Business\u0027 or \u0027Works with Skype for Business\u0027 designation.\u0026nbsp;\u003cbr /\u003e\u003cbr /\u003ePlease note that\u0026nbsp;there may be a gap between the\u0026nbsp;general availability of Skype for Business and certification, specifically in the categories of SIP/PSTN Gateways, IP-PBXs, SBAs, SBCs, and\u0026nbsp;Load Balancers/Reverse Proxy solutions.\u0026nbsp;Please check \u003ca title=\"TechNet\" href=\"https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/dn947481.aspx\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eTechNet\u003c/a\u003e for more information and detail on what and when solutions will obtain the new Skype for Business designations.\u003c/p\u003e","ImageUrl":"http://partnersolutions.skypeforbusiness.com/content/mediamanager/04/52/0452Original.png","IsComingSoon":false},{"Id":7,"Title":"IT Pro Tools","Slug":"it-pro","ProductCount":11,"OrderIndex":600,"Description":"Extending the reach of the built-in management and monitoring capabilities of Skype for Business Server, these tools are developed and certified to help customers successfully plan, deploy and operate a Skype for Business communication environment across voice, video and conferencing workloads.\r\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.ucstrategies.com/white-papers/itpro-tools-in-skype-for-business-to-ensure-a-stellar-experience.aspx\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eRead a report\u003c/a\u003e on how these tools can help IT administrators deliver and maintain a high quality communications experience.\u003c/p\u003e","ImageUrl":"http://partnersolutions.skypeforbusiness.com/content/mediamanager/06/58/0658Original.png","IsComingSoon":false}]}

Skype for Business Solutions

  • IP Phones
  • Personal Peripherals & PCs
  • Meeting Peripherals
  • Meeting Room Systems
  • Networking & Hardware Infrastructure
  • IT Pro Tools