I Believe everyone aware that next version of Lync is getting renamed as Skype for Business, Microsoft team with their announcement updated that they will include shipping of new client, server and service in Office 365 during the first half of 2015. And yesterday they announced the availability of Skype for Business technical training created to help partners and IT pros to get ready for the upcoming product release.
Below is the Official Announcement extract,
Starting January 19th through the end of March, the Office 365 Summit events will include instructor-led trainings on Skype for Business to help your company quickly take advantage of the upcoming opportunity.
Sessions include Skype for Business technical tracks for IT pros, developers and users including:
Register here for in person training at an Office 365 Summit.
Can’t attend in person? Learn online.
Beginning in February, we’ll make the Office 365 Summit content available on the Office 365 Summit Readiness tab for those unable to attend in person and we’ll start a series of live webcasts that provide deeper, topic by topic, training on Skype for Business.
You can view the current session list and register here: Skype for Business Readiness Series
Review the Official Announcement here to know more : Skype for Business sessions now included in Office 365 Summits
I am eager to experience the much awaited new Skype for Business and provide a write up soon... stay tuned...