Table of Contents

Skype to Teams Quickstart

Unlike a traditional on premises deployment and the focus/cost on hardware and server deployments, migrating to the cloud allows IT organizations and businesses to focus on success planning and readiness. Investments made in planning both the technical and the user adoption and success factors will position your organization to prosper with a modern and intelligent collaboration and communication solution like Microsoft Teams. Get it right the first time with guidance from Enabling’s experts in technical and organizational changes.

Icons_PolicyReview Change Management Icons-04 Change Management Icons-02

Plan

Design

Implement*

  • Review team types for educators
    School data sync
  • Intelligent communications discussion
  • Licensing
  • Skype for Business to Teams roadmap and feature comparison
  • Environmental assessment
  • Governance discussion
  • IT process and support discussion
  • Cultural and organizational readiness for the change
  • Potential roadblocks to adoption
  • Personas and user cases present in the environment
  • Network readiness assessment
  • Bandwidth calculator
  • Identity/School data sync
  • PSTN connectivity
    • Microsoft calling plans
    • Direct routing
  • 3rd party integrations
  • Analog connectivity
  • Contact Center
  • E911
  • Endpoints
  • Phases/Deployment roadmap
  • Design documentation
  • Office 365 tenant configuration for Teams
  • Up to 25 user pilot
  • Direct routing configuration or hybrid configuration (requires existing SBC and/or existing Skype for Business Server 2015 environment)
  • M365 A3/A5 license security workshop
  • Adoption and success materials for deployment
  • Sample Teams devices
  • Deployment hand off documentation

*Required if hybrid (on prem MS environment) or Direct Routing (Does not include gateway).

Get Started Now!

 

It was critical to get Teams right because we thought with the right adoption, we could actually change the way people work.
BrightHorizons

Ellen Cameron Director at Bright Horizons

Resources

The Cloud for Non Profits

Microsoft Tech for Social Impact (TSI) presented its vision for the Microsoft Cloud for Non-Profits March 30, 2021. It is designed as an affordable solution for non-profits that covers a broad range...

Takeaways from Senate hearing with SolarWinds, FireEye, and Microsoft

During the Senate hearing on the software supply chain attack that corrupted SolarWinds and its ~17,000 Orion customers, there were several salient themes and many fascinating details. Enterprises,...

Patch, then Pursue Hybrid Exchange Vulns

By now you've patched your Exchange Servers to mitigate the vulnerabilities exposed on 3/2/21. Now it's time to shut the back door that might have been set up before the patch. The backdoor has been...
ref:_00D80KtFf._5000y1WwWQD:ref