Steve Moore’s blog on all things Skype for Business and Office 365

Exploring Skype, Skype for Business, Cloud and other things I find kewl!

Cool new Surface Pro Bluetooth Keyboard from Brydge

Hi All I just picked a Brydge keyboard for Surface Pro. I use it with my Surface Pro 4 mainly as I...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 02/14/2018

Enable Office 365 MFA for Skype for Business On Premises Users

Hi All I have been playing around with MFA today in a lab and working on getting MFA working for my...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 12/29/2017

Ignite Video – Call Quality Management Reporting for Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams in O365

Hi Everyone I have been really enjoying listening to a presentation by William Looney and Troy Funk...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 10/18/2017

Great content on Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams from Ignite

Hi Everyone There have been some exciting announcements made at Ignite 2017 in the US. Some of my...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 10/05/2017

Call controls are unavailable due to network issues – Call via work

Hi All I was playing around with Call Via Work today, bolting into a CUCM instance on Hyper-V , and...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 06/14/2017

Convert VMDK to VHD fails with the entry 2 is not a supported disk database entry

Hi All I have been playing around with a PBX platform that runs only on VMWare and of course in vmdk...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 06/08/2017

Troubleshoot individual calls in Skype for Business Online

Hi All The Skype for Business Online team have released a new blog post on troubleshooting calls...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 04/04/2017

Assigning Skype for Business Meeting Broadcast Policies using members of a Group (O365 or AD Group)

Hi all I just spent a bit of time mucking around assigning policies to a group of users to restrict...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 03/29/2017

Skype for Business Dial Plans for Hybrid Voice/Cloud PBX scenario

Hi All I was helping a customer look at Enterprise Voice for Office 365 Skype for Business users...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 03/28/2017

Microsoft Teams is now Generally Available - Yehhh

Hi all Microsoft Teams is now Generally Available and so will mean you can start to use in your...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 03/16/2017

Synchronise Skype for Business Normalization Rules in a Site scoped “Dial Plan” to a User scoped “Dial Plan” using Powershell

Hi Everyone Today I needed to help a customer synchronise Dial Plan normalization rules from a Site...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 03/16/2017

Kewl new tablet/laptop for kids $348 AU + GST

I just got to see and touch one of these new kewl laptop for kids from "One Education" today. From a...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 12/14/2016

Next Generation of Skype Room Systems video - Ignite 2016

Hi All I've been listening to a great session on Skype Room System devices code named Project Rigel....

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 12/14/2016

Interesting issue with Hybrid Skype for Business with Office 365

Hi All I have been playing around with Skype for Business Hybrid and getting Office 365 Cloud PBX...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 11/25/2016

Microsoft Teams training content starting to come out

Hi All As I discussed in a previous blog Microsoft Teams is out now....

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 11/16/2016

Cloud PBX now available with on-premises Exchange Server

Hi Everyone I just wanted to repost a blog that has come out on the Skype Operations Framework blog....

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 11/14/2016

Microsoft Teams (Skype Teams) is finally here….

Whoo hoo, we have released Microsoft Teams yesterday which is very exciting. There is plenty of kewl...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 11/04/2016

Skype for Business Mac client is here

Hi All Whoo hoo, the Skype for Business Mac client is now available. You can go here to download...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 10/28/2016

Skype for Business Online, Meeting Migration Tool update 17th of October

Hi everyone Just a short post, I wanted to write and say we have released a new update of the SfB...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 10/19/2016

Check my calendar and my Todo List - Fire up Outlook Calendar and OneNote Todo list on a scheduled basis

Hi All I have a terrible memory and so I like using technology to remind myself to check my calendar...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 10/18/2016

Hi All my colleague Vakhtang pointed me at this cool URL for looking at Office365 Data Centres and...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 10/04/2016

Next Generation of Skype Room Systems video - Ignite 2016

Hi All I've been listening to a great session on Skype Room System devices code named Project Rigel....

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/30/2016

Exciting news from Ignite 2016

Hi All Ignite 2016 is on at the moment in the US. There have been some exciting news coming through...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/29/2016

Lync and Skype for Business Call Quality Powershell Script – Getting at CDR/QoE data with Powershell

Hi Everyone I have been working a bit lately on Enterprise Voice and Call Quality and so wanted to...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/29/2016

Lync Server 2013/Skype for Business Health Check Script

Hi All It's the season to be jolly I am having fun seeing the kids get excited about Santa visiting...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/29/2016

Simplifying creation of Office Web App 2013 Farm Certificates

Hi All I wrote a blog a while back on deploying an Office Web App Farm for Lync Server 2013. It has...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/28/2016

Your Skype Powershell Cheat Sheet: Useful Powershell commands you can run in Skype for Business 2015 and Lync Server 2013

Hi All I am a passionate Powershell and command line junky. I think that started with my first job...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/28/2016

Basic Skype for Business/Lync 2013 VDI Plugin Test Lab

Hi all I don't get to see the Lync 2013 VDI Plugin in action too much and so I thought I would try...

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/28/2016

How to setup monitoring of your Skype for Business or Lync Edge Servers with Operations Manager 2012

Hi All I am migrating my Canberra PFE posts to my new blog, so a bit of rehashing of old stuff....

Author: Steve Moore - SFB - Office 365 Engineer Date: 09/28/2016