Communicator/Lync ScreenshotsHere is a screenshot showing Lync contacts presence within an Outlook email message. Lync supports integration with Exchange Server Mail accounts, Active Directory accounts, POP/3 and SMTP accounts, and other types of messaging accounts and directories.
Here is a screenshot showing the options available for a contact in Lync. Not only does Lync minimize the need for corporate travel by connecting teammates virtually, but even the virtual connections themselves are cheaper for businesses because Lync leverages Voice-over-IP (VOIP), thereby elmininating the costs and dependencies associated with traditional PBX switching systems and the landline telephone companies (TELCO).
Here is a screenshot of a video conferencing call.
For more information about the latest version of this unified communications client, please visit http://www.microsoft.com/communicationsserver/cs14/en/us/default.aspx.