We are pleased to announce we will be participating in the LyncUp event for Lync Conference 2014 in Las Vegas. For more details or to register hit the following website:
See you in Vegas!
Our first Philadelphia meetup went off without a hitch as Kevin Peters and Philadelphia LCO Bhargav Shukla lead the way with presentations on Microsoft Edge and HLB/Reverse Proxies for Lync. We definitely want to thank Bhargav for all of his work with getting this group together and his support of LyncUG.
Here’s some of the sights from last night:
We are thrilled to announce that all attendees of our Fall 2013 events can sign up to receive a free Kemp VLM-200 with a permanent license. This isn’t just a free demo, you get to keep it! Huge thanks to Kemp! (Limit 1 per person).
We look forward to seeing everyone at the events, please sign up on the right by clicking on the city nearest you.
Philly Lync User Group will be organized by Bhargav Shukla from Kemp Technologies. He founded the existing group and has decided to join the flock with the other cities across the U.S. Already with a great start to build a community, Bhargav is hoping to grow attendance and really provide a safe haven for Lync Technical Professional in the Philadelphia area!
After numerous requests, LyncUG has decided to begin a group in Silicon Valley , and we’re excited to announce that Alex Lewis from Modality systems will be organizing these events. Alex is a well-known UC veteran who’s vast knowledge and passion for UC will no-doubt help to create a great group!
Content and dates for the October events will be announced in the coming weeks.
LyncUG is proud to announce the San Francisco Lync Users Groups!
The San Francisco Lync User Group will be organized by Chad McGreanor, from Extra Team. Chad is a Lync MCM who is excited on helping LyncUG bring a west coast presence to our groups. Please click here to access their new MeetUp site.
Our other groups are also announcing their dates at this time. This quarter our sessions will be:
Presented by Audio Codes
This session will include what is SIP, how is SIP used within Microsoft Lync, and a walk-through of many SIP messages you see within logging.
This session will cover Lync as a PBX replacement including a number of co-existence and migration scenarios and a real life solution review with local members who have successfully made the leap to Lync as a PBX replacement and UC Platform.
We hope that everyone can join us for these meetings.
Our 1st LyncUP event in San Diego was such a hit that we’re holding the next LyncUP at the upcoming Microsoft TechEd in New Orleans in June.
LyncUP at Microsoft TechEd is a chance for Microsoft Lync experts, advocates and users to meet and share their experiences in an informal setting. You’ll be able to learn from others who have successfully deployed Lync Voice and network with representatives from all the sponsoring companies.
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm Place: Marriott New Orleans (directly across from the Convention Center)
We’ll have food, drink and entertainment. So bring your questions and your appetite and join us.
Space is limited, so RSVP today. http://www.intelepeer.com/lyncup-teched-registration/
See you in New Orleans!
LyncUG is proud to announce the Wisconsin and Atlanta Lync Users Groups!
Wisconsin Lync User Group will be organized by Matt Sims, from Concurrency. He founded the group back in 2012 and has decided to join the flock with the other cities across the U.S. Already with a great start to build a community, Matt is hoping to grow attendance and really provide a safe haven for Lync Technical Professional in the Milwaukee region!
After numerous requests, LyncUG has decided to begin a group in Atalanta, and we’re excited to announce that Jose Mateo from Polycom and Drago Totev from Unify Square Inc. will be organizing these events. Both of these individual bring an expert level of technical knowledge to the table. Come join them at the first ever Atlanta Lync Users Group event in April!
Hi Everyone! We’re excited to be a Media Sponsor of Enterprise Connect and can now extend a 30% discount or Free Expo Pass. Register via the link below:
Congratulations to Shelton Graves, the winner of the Microsoft Surface RT. Here’s a picture of Shelton at the Microsoft store with LyncUG’s own Adam Curry picking up his surface. Stay tuned for our spring quarter event announcements.
We hope everyone is as excited for 2013 as we are (both Lync 2013 and the year). We have scheduled all of the meetups for January and you can now RSVP! We are also excited to announce a national prize for the January events. If you attend any Lync Users Group Event across the nation in January, and you will be automatically entered to win a Microsoft Surface RT! You must attend in person, and must complete your survey for entry. A random winner will be drawn February 1 2013.
We look forward to seeing everyone!