As organizations across the globe are taking their operations online, they are increasingly relying on Microsoft Teams to stay connected, enable remote work and keep their business going. For our Skype for Business customers planning their move to Teams, we want to provide an update on the latest Teams functionality improvements and resources that can help you with your transition.
Recent Teams enhancements to assist with your transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams
Teams/Skype Consumer interop – Teams and Skype for Consumer users can communicate via chat and VoIP calling (Preview release with general availability planned by the end of April, see the announcement here and learn more here)
Throughout your journey from Skype for Business to Teams, we’ve got planning resources and guidance to help drive technical and user readiness in your organization.
Upgrade Planning Workshops Our free Upgrade Planning Workshops leverage a proven framework to ensure technical and user readiness throughout your organization. Register now for an online session.
End-to-End Upgrade Framework Visit aka.ms/SkypeToTeams for everything you need to plan your upgrade journey, including links to videos explaining coexistence and interoperability options, tips for conducting a successful pilot, and the Upgrade Success Kit featuring customizable assets such as a sample project plan, user communications, feedback surveys, and more.
Upgrade Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams Community Have specific questions about upgrading to Teams? Join Microsoft Teams upgrade conversations within the Microsoft Tech Community and benefit from the knowledge of subject matter experts.
More than ever, it’s critical to enable remote work to help preserve safety and continuity for your workforce. Microsoft Teams helps your employees, customers, and partners stay connected and productive, from wherever they are. And we’re here to support your upgrade journey.