Are you searching for a tested and validated hardware platform for Microsoft Lync® 2013? Communications, interaction and engagement are the backbone of your organization's day to day activities. So when it comes to deploying Unified Communications don't take any chances.

By deploying Microsoft Lync 2013 you can provide enterprise class voice telephony, video conferencing, presence, instant messaging, data sharing, and email. With this Lync 2013 Mid Market Reference Architecture (RA), HP delivers a Unified Communications (UC) platform for Lync deployments of up to 2500 users.

This RA includes HP ProLiant Gen8 DL380 Servers, which offer the latest innovation and management capabilities, including ProActive Insight Architecture and HP Smart Storage Technology. The HP MSR 20/30/50 Series Routers are part of HP Networking FlexNetwork Architecture providing flexibility, consistency, security and most importantly, the bandwidth required for your UC and Collaboration (UC&C) deployment.


Improves User Productivity

The HP Converged Systems RA for Microsoft Lync 2013 Mid Market (2500 User) facilitates integration of media rich productivity and collaboration tools seamlessly into desktop and mobile devices.

Enables the effective deployment of soft phones and video, as well as a cost effective desk set phone system.

Enables the continuing need to support collaboration between geographically distributed teams.

Simplifies Management and Reduces Costs

HP Networking products offer a single screen interface that dramatically simplifies router management.

Simplifies the migration from expensive, legacy PBX systems and audio conferencing systems.

Improves the data center environment through the consolidation, integration of voice and video, along with collaboration applications, ease of management.

Reduces telecom, travel, energy, maintenance and management costs.

Integrating voice with business applications and processes/presence.

Lowers Infrastructure Risk and Complexity

The HP Converged Systems RA for Microsoft Lync 2013 Mid Market (2500 User) manages the planning and design work for you, as well as testing and validation.

The Reference Architecture (RA) utilizes best practices from HP and Microsoft, as designed by HP engineering teams. Having HP application engineers design the configuration improves the reliability, while reducing the risk of downtime and potential failure in meeting Service Level Agreements.

Single vendor built RA verifies you that you have all the hardware components needed for success when deploying Lync 2013.

Meets Unified Communications Network Infrastructure Demands

The HP Converged Systems RA for Microsoft Lync 2013 Mid Market (2500 User) upgrades your network, QoS, PoE to sufficiently address multimedia traffic demands.

Provides voice survivability in the branch office when WAN connectivity to the data center is lost.

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