Compare Lync Server vs. Microsoft 365 Business

Lync Server is ranked 7th in Virtual Meetings with 2 reviews while Microsoft 365 Business is ranked 6th in Virtual Meetings with 11 reviews. Lync Server is rated 9.0, while Microsoft 365 Business is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of Lync Server writes "How Much do I Have to Spend to Bring Microsoft Lync to My Company?". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft 365 Business writes "Good collaboration in office applications that are consolidated in a single interface". Lync Server is most compared with Cisco Jabber, 3CX and Alcatel-Lucent OpenTouch, whereas Microsoft 365 Business is most compared with Office 365, SharePoint and ManageEngine Desktop Central.
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Compared to buying a license, it is much cheaper and a good buy.Now you can select different licenses, for example, if somebody doesn't need all of the features, it would cost $8 USD per month and if they didn't need the email application then it would cost $6 USD per month.Depending on which plan you purchase, there are a plethora of applications available to you.

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Microsoft 365 E3, Microsoft 365 E5, Microsoft 365 F1
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Overview

Lync Serve is a powerful communications platform that connects people from all over the world to one another using its current operating systems, delivering one of the most consistent and streamlined services out there. Users can connect through a range of devices including tablets, laptops, and iPhones, and regardless of which one is being used at the time, users will receive the same, familiar experience consistently.

Lync Server features include instant messaging, video messaging, audio meetings, and more. Technical stats include the ability to connect various operating systems under one meeting roof through an HTML5-basedbrowser, unified platform for all services for easier deployment and better support, as well as many other added advantages over a multi-app option.

Microsoft 365 Business is an integrated solution, bringing together the best-in-class productivity of Office 365 with advanced security and device management capabilities to help safeguard your business.

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EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services,LA Fitness, MedcoEnergi International, Tampa General Hospital, and HopewellHoldings Limited. Urban Agriculture Co., The Detroit Wallpaper Co., TransBlue Facility Management, Garner Food Company
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