Lync server 2013 Monitoring Reports Deployment Errors

Had a deployment this week where we needed to get the Lync 2013 monitoring reports deployed however the environment was a bit different than i was accustomed to. The LCSCDR and QoeMetrics were hosted on the backend SQL database Server A with non default SQL port, however the SSRS Web frontend was hosted on Server […]

Lync 2013 SQL Tips when deploying Enterprise Edition

As i’ve gone through numerous enterprise edition deployments everyone is unique but here is a few issues back-end SQL server issues i’ve ran into when deploying Enterprise Edition. Microsoft Recommends hardening SQL server this means a couple of things: 1. Changing the port number from the default¬†tcp¬†port of 1433, when the port is changed the […]

Resetting Lync Dialin pin number without Enterprise voice

Last week I was on a deployment where the client has Lync 2013 Enterprise calls for conferencing only as they wanted to implement 1 to many Audio/Video/Dialin/Web Conferencing to replace a costly hosted Webex solution. The deployment went smooth and we were in the testing stages to ensure appropriate functionality when we noticed when we […]