Lync Online is a service offering of the Office 365 Suite, Microsoft's collaboration and productivity tools offered through the cloud. Lync Online, which runs against the Lync Online Server, offers similar features to Lync 2010, including Presence and Instant Messaging, Sharing and Collaboration, Peer-to-Peer Voice and Video calling, and Online Meetings.
Office 365 offers several plans for organizations. The following list of resources provides links to overview information about Lync and Office 365, planning and deployment information for Lync Online, along with links to Help and Training Information for end-users.
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|Provides a quick introduction to Lync Online|
Lync Online Administration
|Provides resources for Lync Online Small Business or Enterprise Administrators. It also includes Quick Start Guides for Admins, and links to Online Help for End Users.|
Lync Client Comparison Tables
|Provides a table that compares the features available with Lync Desktop and Lync Online, along with features supported for the Lync Mobile clients when run against Lync Server on-premises or in the cloud.|
Lync Online Help
|Offers Online Help for Lync Online|
Lync Online Training
|Provides customizable .PPT Training decks for the core features of Lync Online.|
Live Meeting to Lync Transition Guide
|Provides an online manual designed to help you plan and implement the transition from the Live Meeting Service to Lync Server, Lync Online or a combination of the two.|
Live Meeting to Lync Wiki
|Provides a Five-Step Transition Plan for making the switch from Live Meeting to Lync|