Skype for Business Server In-Place Upgrade Step by Step

Step by Step Guide: Skype for Business Preparation Ensure that your Active Directory is healthy and replicating Ensure you have a backup of your Lync and AD servers just in case For a single Standard Edition deployment make sure you either have a temporary SE server to migrate users to or plan some serious downtime… Read More

Skype for Business Server 2015 in-place Upgrade – Gotchas so far

I am currently in the process of performing an in-place upgrade from Lync 2013 Standard Edition to Skype for Business Standard Edition in my lab. Here is what I have come across so far. Gotcha #1: If your Lync 2013 SE Front-end is running on SQL Server 2012 RTM (default) then you need to patch… Read More