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Cisco Jabber versus Microsoft Skype for Business Online

A comparison of the features of Cisco Jabber Desktop Client to those of Microsoft Skype for Business Online (formerly Lync)

 Feature  Cisco Jabber
 Microsoft Skype for Business Online
 Manage phone calls
 check mark  Voice call another Skype/SFBO user only; NOT a phone
 Manage voice mail
 check mark  
 Instant message campus employees
check mark  check mark
 Instant message students
   check mark
 Share desktop with employees
 check mark  check mark
 Share desktop with students
   check mark
 Share desktop with off-campus participants
  check mark
 Collaborate with employees
Limited
   White board, presentations, share control     
 Collaborate with students
 
White board, presentations, share control  
 Collaborate with off-campus participants
  White board, presentations, share control
 Hold online meetings
Limited  check mark
 Share files
 In Chat, share link; on desktop, view only
 Share link; work simultaneously


If you would like assistance deciding which tool best meets your needs, contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.  Employees may also contact their ITS Support Liaison.

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Keywords:desktop client lync video conferencing collaborate students employees staff meetings online   Doc ID:57068
Owner:Nathan M.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2015-10-07 12:38 CDTUpdated:2017-04-11 12:53 CDT
Sites:UW Platteville
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