Updated guidance for upgrading from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams
Published Jan 22 2019 03:34 PM 19.1K Views

We are excited to announce updates to our online guidance designed to enable customers to plan and implement a successful upgrade from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams.

Incorporating learnings from real customer engagements and various community feedback to enhance and simplify, this new and improved guidance offers:

  • A streamlined end-to-end approach, making it easier to navigate our proven success framework for implementing change
  • A “Get started” FAQ to highlight quickly the value of upgrading to Teams as well as when and how to take the next step in your journey
  • A sample upgrade timeline that takes you from the pre-upgrade phase where you will plan and prepare for your upgrade, through the upgrade and into the post-upgrade phase, designed to sustain and amplify your outcomes.
  • A summary of key considerations when preparing to upgrade your tenant and users to Teams Only mode.
  • Supplemental deep dive technical resources around coexistence, interoperability, and migration.


Call to action

Leverage guidance, best practices, and downloadable resources at https://aka.ms/SkypeToTeams to support your journey from Skype for Business to Teams. If you have questions or feedback, please let us know in the comments section.

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