Topic Last Modified: 2010-11-05
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 introduces two new features that enhance presence, as follows:
- Enhanced privacy controls
Privacy controls are enhanced, giving users more choices in how to make their personal information available to others. For example, a user can choose to show his or her presence information only to those people in his or her Contacts list. A user can also choose whether to display location information.
- Photographs in Contacts lists
Contacts lists in Microsoft Lync 2010 can show photographs of the contacts.
- Message waiting indicator for some phones running Microsoft
Lync 2010 Phone Edition
Lync Server 2010 introduces a new class of phones running Lync 2010 Phone Edition, such as the Microsoft Lync 2010 Phone Edition for Polycom CX500 common area phone, Microsoft Lync 2010 Phone Edition for Polycom CX600 desk phone, Microsoft Lync 2010 Phone Edition for Aastra 6721ip common area phone, and Microsoft Lync 2010 Phone Edition for Aastra 6725ip desk phone. These phones display a message waiting indicator provided by Exchange Server 2010 Unified Messaging.