Simple Lync Environment Report Script – PowerShell

Special Thanks: goes out for Mr. Jean Pavel my manager in 1&1 Internet AG for his contributions & help in writing this script, and maybe keeping my Job after what I wrote down 🙂


Important Note:To be able to use this script you need to have Synthetic Transactions account configured, you can follow instructions in this post to do that.

So I have been asked by my Manager to find a way to get a Lync Environment Report, and as we don’t have any Monitoring tool in our infrastructure that support Lync, as well as his requirements was clear

Report that tell him status of services, servers, number of users, licensing…etc.

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Problems with Lync – Skype Connectivity How-to Fix


With Microsoft announce Lync – Skype Connectivity, some problems occurred, asking our friend Google didn’t find any help.

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Microsoft Lync 2013 Networking Guide


the white paper for Microsoft Lync 2013 Networking Guide is now available for download.

you can learn about Network planning, Monitoring and troubleshooting Lync 2013 Networking.

Authors: Craig Hill, Jack Wight, Jigar Dani, Wei Zhon

more details can be found on the download page.


Moving Central Management Server from Lync 2010 to Lync 2013 Front End

Howdy all,

so I decided to upgrade my Lync Server 2010 to Lync 2013 that I have now deployed Exchange 2013.

Updated: 20-10-2014

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Remove Lync Server Configuration From Active Directory


this is a small guide about how to remove Lync Server Configurations from the Active Directory so you can install and publish another Lync Topology.

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Install Microsoft Lync 2013 Stand. Edition Step-by-Step Part1


In this Post I’m going back to talk about my Fav Technology, Microsoft Lync 2013,
here I’m putting a small Step – By – Step Installation Guide for Microsoft Lync 2013.

update 9-04-2014: updated the PowerShell command to install the Prerequisites

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