Lync Maintenance Over the Weekend of July 10

Originally published on July 2, 2015.

The campus Lync service will undergo an upgrade over the weekend of July 10. Certain Lync services may be unavailable for periods of time during the upgrade. These features include voice calls, instant messaging, and conferencing. Technology Services will work to keep downtimes to a minimum. The upgrade which will take place between Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, July 12 at 11:59 p.m.
The upgrade to Skype for Business brings improvements and new features like Skype Directory search, which will allow Skype for Business client software to search for people in the consumer Skype directory.
During the upgrade, updates will be posted to the Status page at