Skype for Business

Skype for Business is Microsoft’s unified communication tool for Instant Messaging, Web/Video Conferencing, Presence information, and Enterprise Voice. Skype for Business was formerly named Lync.

What Is Skype For Business?


With Skype for Business, you have access to a complete and highly advanced communication platform. From a mobile or desktop client, you can place & receive PSTN calls, send and receive instant messages and use audio/video/web conferencing features. Skype for Business Presence provides real-time insight in the availability of your colleagues or even external contacts and ensures that you can communicate effectively, collaborate online, and respond quickly to questions of your customers.

The Skype For Business Features Include:

  • Instant Messaging
  • Web/Video Conferencing
  • Whiteboard
  • Desk Phone Calling
  • Smart Phone Apps
  • Calendar
  • File Sharing
  • Email Integration
  • Power Productivity with Office


Are you an Office 365 user and want to use Skype for Business Enterprise Voice features? We can help get you there. This will bring you the full Skype for Business, including integration with Exchange Online and SharePoint Online.

Add or upgrade to your existing Office 365 software quickly and easily.

HRCT recommends Microsoft Office 365, “Your complete Office in the cloud.” 


Modernize Your PBX

Traditional PBX systems will be a thing of the past as Skype for Business provides more features, as well as a more secure and mobile solution that can be used anywhere. 

  • Call, share and chat with your colleagues, business partners, and customers on Skype for Business
  • Set up employee extensions, call forwarding, voice mail service, and more.
  • Create video or audio conference calling
  • Transfer calls between extensions and/or other offices seamlessly
  • Click to dial from Outlook or web pages

You can use a traditional Desktop phone or use a Bluetooth or wired headset with Skype softphone dial pad.

With Skype for Business, your company gets:

  • Skype across devices
  • Complete meeting solution
  • Modern voice with Cloud PBX
  • Global-scale, security, and manageability