Anthony’s Review: Lync 2013 and the Grandstream GXV3275

Anthony’s Review: Lync 2013 and the Grandstream GXV3275 The Grandstream GXV3275 is unlike any other Lync phone I have come across or had the chance to play with. It is essentially an Android tablet turned into a desk phone with a large touch screen, built-in video camera and various apps. Read my blog to learn more about some of the cool features of the Grandstream GXV3275 Microsoft Lync phone. The Grandstream GXV3275 is an Android tablet turned into a desk phone. It has a 7″ or 1024×600 capacitive (5 points) touch screen TFT LCD. However, unlike your traditional Microsoft Lync phone, the Grandstream GXV3275 doesn’t run the Microsoft Lync Phone Edition firmware or have a specific customized firmware for Microsoft Lync. The Grandstream GXV3275 runs a version of Android, which is specialized and hosts multiple VoIP apps including the app for Lync Mobile. One of the first things you will notice about the Grandstream GXV3275 is its large, bright touch screen – an … [Continue reading]

SWC Best Practices: Calculating the Value of IT at the C-Level

Susie Cummings SWC Technology Partners

SWC Best Practices: Calculating the Value of IT at the C-Level I think we’ve seen a real shift in the marketplace around the value of IT when talking to C-level executives. Watch my best practices video to learn more about why partnering with an IT managed services provider is a best practice for many mid-market organizations. I’ve … [Continue reading]

Migrating From Standalone Exchange Online Protection (EOP) to Office 365

Author Kevin Walter SWC Technology Partners

Migrating From Standalone Exchange Online Protection (EOP) to Office 365 Exchange Online Protection (EOP) is Microsoft’s offering in the hosted email security space. While Microsoft Exchange Server is the global standard in on-premise business email, their cloud-based EOP service provides spam, virus and malware protection for end-users. … [Continue reading]

SWC Helps Tandem HR Be More Productive Using Microsoft Lync

Author Adam Ferguson SWC Technology Partners

SWC Helps Tandem HR Be More Productive Using Microsoft Lync Tandem HR turned to SWC when they needed a telephony solution that would help make their employees more productive on the road and in the office. We deployed Microsoft Lync. Watch our client success video case study to learn more. Tandem HR is a professional employment … [Continue reading]

PSA: Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support for SQL Server 2008 R2

Author Lowry Kozlowski SWC Technology Partners

PSA: Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support for SQL Server 2008 R2 Warning! If you are on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 or earlier, you may have entered the Microsoft world of “the end of mainstream support.” What does that mean for organizations using SQL Server 2008 R2? Read my blog to learn more. Unfortunately, mainstream support has … [Continue reading]