New Presence Features
Lync Server 2010
Topic Last Modified: 2012-06-15
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 introduces two new features that enhance presence, as follows:
- Enhanced privacy controls
Privacy controls are enhanced, giving users more choices in how to make their personal information available to others. For example, a user can choose to show his or her presence information only to those people in his or her Contacts list. A user can also choose whether to display location information.
- Photographs in Contacts lists
Contacts lists in Microsoft Lync 2010 can show photographs of the contacts.
- Message waiting indicator for some phones running Microsoft Lync 2010 Phone Edition
Lync Server 2010 introduces a new class of phones running Lync 2010 Phone Edition, the following of which display a message waiting indicator provided by Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Unified Messaging: the Aastra 6721ip common area phone, Aastra 6725ip desk phone, HP 4110 IP Phone (common area phone), HP 4120 IP Phone (desk phone), and Polycom CX600 IP desk phone.