Subcategory: Web Conferencing

Product Name: Skype for Business

Company Name: Microsoft

CEO: Satya Nadella

Headquarters: Redmond, WA

Founded: 1975

Employees: 10,001+


Skype for Business by Microsoft (replacing Microsoft Lync) is a mobile application and SaaS (Software as a Service) platform that alleviates Web Conferencing constraints as a primary workflow solution. Leveraging one, single platform, create and organize online meetings between internal/external teams with audio, video and file sharing capabilities. Access Skype for Business through your computer desktop application, internet web-portal, or on your Apple iOS, Android and Windows OS mobile devices.

Secondary Workflows/Features


Audio/Video Calls
Communication Systems Integration
Content Sharing
Cross-Platform Support
Direct Communication
File Sharing

File Storage
HD Capabilities
Presence, Location, Contact Cards
Security Features
Universal Audio Conferencing


System Requirements

Mac OS
Windows OS

Mobile Platform


Recommended Integrations

Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Outlook


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Last Updated 12/2015