Erwin Bierens

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Setting up Federation in Skype for Business

Skype for Business External Connectivity Skype for Business external connectivity (federation) enables a Skype for Business user to connect with users in other organizations that use Skype for Business as well as those that host their own Skype for Business Server on-premises. Federated contacts can see presence, communicate by using IM, and make Skype-to-Skype audio and video calls. There are a couple of federations important to have: * Skype for Business Online (Office365) * Exchange Online (Office365) * Skype for Consumer (Skype.