Our Cloud Voice System Integrators offer managed services based on Practical Guidance for Cloud Voice and can help you maximize the value from your Teams and Skype for Business Online investments..
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Our Network Readiness Assessment tools partners offer certified solutions to help ensure your networks are prepared for Skype for Business real time media.
IR Prognosis UC Assessor is a software based network readiness assessment solution for Skype for Business that will test network quality and connectivity across the LAN/WAN and to the Skype for Business Online edge in the Office 365 cloud. Quickly assess the current state of your network and cloud connectivity from multiple sites for voice, video, and application sharing against Microsoft minimum requirements. Troubleshoot, analyze, and remediate problems before and during deployment to ensure a positive user experience and successful deployment.
Nectar Perspective is the network assessment and monitoring tool that is part of Nectar’s comprehensive UC Management Platform (UCMP). An advanced, software-based solution, Perspective uses customizable synthetic traffic to simulate UC sessions between multiple enterprise locations and Microsoft’s cloud. By monitoring these sessions with Nectar’s platform, service providers and IT professionals can quickly identify network configuration and performance issues before they impact end-user experience. Advanced features include time-of-day QoE analytics, DSCP tag validation and multiple simultaneous concurrent calls between locations to mimic real-world traffic loads.
The assets listed on this page are created by our hardware and software partners and contain information that is made available to all customers and partners, covering practical guidance related to your Cloud Voice project lifecycle. This guidance will help you to integrate the partner hardware, software or services in the context of your deployment.
During planning customers and partners typically evaluate the use of Partner hardware/software/services and should leverage these associated Practical Guidance for Cloud Voice assets in the context of their own specific requirements and projects.
We welcome interest to create additional Practical Guidance for Cloud Voice aligned Partner assets from hardware, software or services partners who are active in a Skype for Business certification program and have an NDA with Microsoft, please click here to register your interest.
AudioCodes, a leading provider of converged voice solutions that enable enterprises and service providers to transition to all-IP voice networks, is providing practical SOF aligned guidance to plan, deliver and operate the AudioCodes solution stack. These solutions include, but are not limited to Cloud Connector Edition (CCE) Appliances, Session Border Controllers (SBC), Analog gateways, IP Phones, One Voice Operations Center and User Management Pack. Utilizing these assets will help empower customers and partners to properly plan their Skype for Business journey and drive toward a successful deployment.
Jabra Practical Guidance to Cloud Voice Lead-in
Jabra is part of the GN Group, established almost 150 years ago, and today we’re the only people creating consumer headphones, professional headsets, and hearing aids under one roof. Jabra understands what it takes to create best-in-class sound solutions. A positive user experience is key to the success of a Microsoft Teams and/or Skype for Business deployment. By working closely with Microsoft, our fully integrated approach allows us to bring you a superior sound experience – one that delivers an increase in adoption rates. Based on our long-standing collaboration with Microsoft, we offer tools and assets that can be found in our Practical Guidance to Cloud Voice. We built this to enable you at every stage of your Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business journey.
Plantronics is an audio pioneer and a global leader in the communications industry. Plantronics creates intelligent and adaptive solutions that support customers’ most important needs: experiencing and facilitating simple and clear communications while enjoying distraction-free environments. You work from everywhere, and need to make everywhere work. Together Microsoft and Plantronics understand today's communication challenges and provide the tools you need to work effectively, wherever you need to focus. Our partnership provides simple, highly integrated audio solutions to bring technology and people together. As a key to a successful Skype for Business deployment, this practical guidance will help take you there. Please visit the Partner Asset page on the MyAdvisor site to download these great new assets.
Sonus Networks, a global leader in secure and intelligent cloud communications is helping the world embrace the next generation of cloud-based SIP solutions by enabling and securing latency-sensitive, mission critical traffic for VoIP, video, instant messaging and online collaboration with Practical Guidance for Cloud Voice collateral to envision, onboard and drive value with Sonus solutions. Sonus offers a complete portfolio of hardware-based and virtualized session border controllers (SBCs), diameter signaling controllers (DSCs), policy/routing servers, network intelligence applications, media and signaling gateways and network analytics tools to drive Unified Communications for Microsoft deployments.