Users seek communications tools that make their work easier and are available anywhere, anytime—including within the context of other applications. Microsoft Lync 2010 provides a single interface that unites voice communications, IM, and audio, video, and Web conferencing into a richer, more contextual offering. Find and communicate with the right person
Rich presence including pictures, skill search, location information, and more gives users the context they need to make smart communication choices including built-in instant messaging capability. Users can add and connect with users on Public IM services such as Windows Live, AOL, and Yahoo! and communicate with them using their single work identity. Create a more fun work environment by building social connections
The rich experience of Lync 2010 helps workers make connections across time and distance with picture-enhanced presence, automatic frequent contacts lists, and activity feeds for keeping up with co-workers. Make every interaction a near face to face meeting
Transform any conversation to include high-resolution video-, application-, and desktop-sharing and be fully present in meetings without making the physical trip. Communicate with context from Microsoft Office applications
The visually compelling experience of Lync 2010 is consistent throughout Microsoft Office and other business applications, including color-coded presence icons, pictures, high-resolution video, and desktop sharing. Stay connected from virtually anywhere
A single experience across the PC, phone, or Web means that users have the choice to connect from many devices.