Audiocodes Analog calls drop on Transfer / Hold

So I recently had an issue at a customer where any Polycom 2W Wireless conference phone devices attached to an Audiocodes M1000 FXS ports would drop calls when attempting to establish a second call using the “Multi Party” button, but this issue could apply to any analog device that uses Hook-Flash to switch between virtual… Read More »

AudioCodes CloudBond In Depth Review Part 1

For anyone that knows me, they know it’s no secret I’m a fan of “Team Blue” (Audiocodes), so with the announcement of the Audiocodes CloudBond for Office 365  I was a little giddy to get my hands on one, especially as the days of PSTN dialling in Cloud PBX are a long long way away… Read More »

WPC2016 content downloader script

Hey all, just a quick one. Wrote a quick and nasty script to download any of the relevant content from Microsoft World Partner conference 2016. Its a manually defined list of content on resources.wpc.microsoft.com using Powershell 3’s Invoke-WebRequest cmdlet.   Just download and run the script and the files will download into the current directory. If you… Read More »

Skype4B Analog Device Manager Preview and Cheat Snippet

Argh, I couldn’t hold this in any longer. I’ve been working on a nice little PowerShell GUI that speeds up the creation/administration of Analog devices in the Lync / Skype for Business with an external gateway. The GUI does all the nice things for you making it simple to add/change voice policies, select OU (and… Read More »

Polycom Real Presence Trio Remote Party “cuts out”

This is a real silly one, but I figured I’d post it for anyone else that come across the issue A customer of mine had a Real Presence Trio UC installed by a Video conferencing vendor whom had converted an older legacy system over using a Trio Visual Plus unit, but had never really played… Read More »

Nectar Monitoring VKM Setup Script

Just a quick post on a small powershell script that prepares your Skype4B / Lync servers to support the Nectar UCF/UCD VKM pack. This script will do most of the leg work in regards to configuring each host for the VKM deployment, you still need to build the RIG etc Adds the Nectar user to… Read More »