Gartner Research

SWOT: Microsoft, Lync Partner-Delivered Cloud UC Solutions, Worldwide

Published: 25 June 2014

ID: G00260381

Analyst(s): Bern Elliot , Daniel O'Connell


Gartner evaluates two Microsoft partner-delivered cloud Lync unified communications solutions: Lync private cloud offering for large businesses and Lync multitenant hosting pack offering for small or midsize businesses only. Microsoft's Lync Online offer, sold directly by Microsoft, is not covered.

Table Of Contents


  • SWOT Analysis
    • Lync Private Cloud
    • Lync Multitenant Hosting Pack
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
    • Opportunities
    • Threats
  • Recommendations for Partners and/or Competitors
  • Implication for Company Being Profiled
  • Company Overview
  • Methodology

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