Conferencing for Office 365

Skype online meetings with local, dial-in numbers from 55+ countries

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Flat-rate conferencing

Unlimited local, dial-in audio conferencing from any device, anywhere in the world.

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Online meetings

Collaborate with up to 250 people — all they need is a phone or internet connection.

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Increase productivity

View online statuses, schedule meetings in Outlook, and start conversations from Microsoft apps.

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Maximum security

Conversations are protected by strong authentication, encryption, with manageable accounts.

How does Arkadin enable Skype for Business conferencing?

Arkadin makes it easier to collaborate with colleagues, customers, and partners with local, dial-in audio from anywhere in the world. Use local access numbers to connect directly to Skype for Business conferencing servers.

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Enjoy unlimited PSTN conferencing in real-time

Help your people be more productive

Skype for Business enables people to easily work from anywhere with an internet connection – via text messaging, with a call, with video, and with sharing content.

And it does it directly from Microsoft apps, like Outlook and PowerPoint, to let people communicate with context to get things done quickly.

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Extend your reach with the simplicity of one platform

Skype for Business can connect you with anyone. Even people who are outside of your business can get the same amazing capabilities:

  • Add Skype-powered video calling to your customer portals
  • Gather any group of people in Skype for Business meetings
  • Share presence and instant access with any supplier, partner, or customer on Skype

Pay-as-you-grow licensing

Your license plan needs to be flexible and scalable to support your business as it grows. Skype for Business enables organizations to license users for PSTN conferencing and online meetings in a flat-rate, predictable model for global collaboration:

  • Monthly license per user rates
  • Easily add and remove users
  • Rapidly enable new workloads
  • Consolidate vendors and simplify administration
  • A single invoice for all voice communication
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Reduce complexity

Eliminate the need to use expensive third-party conferencing solutions for meetings with external clients. And experience hard savings, not soft productivity improvements:

  • Eliminate separate meeting services and PBX systems
  • Consolidate system management and cut down on your data center footprint

One service, many features

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Dial-in audio conferencing

Provide local access dial-in phone numbers from 55+ countries directly into your Outlook meeting invites.

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Dial-out audio conferencing

Add people to meeting by dialing a phone number, or join an audio meeting via phone or smart device.

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Screen share

Ensure your participants are on the same page by sharing your desktop, a specific application or presentation.

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HD Video

Engage your audience with face-to-face interactions.

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Skype meetings broadcast

Present and record to thousands of participants in real-time and on-demand viewing.

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Advanced functionality

Recording, polling, and OneNote integration to ensure you capture attendee feedback for post meeting review and sharing.

Enjoy end-to-end migration and support

Eliminate third party conferencing providers with Skype for Business

Migrating mission-critical business apps requires expertise in planning, preparation, and project management. We have completed 400+ voice migrations and moved 14 million email inboxes into the Microsoft Cloud.

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Day 2 support

What makes Arkadin different is our Day 2 support, which includes live, local, technical, and end-user support. Arkadin’s UC support team assists your internal IT teams with Level 2 and Level 3 escalations, involves Microsoft when needed, and manages the case until it’s resolved.

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End-user training

Arkadin’s Customer Success Team provides live, end-user training on all voice-related apps. Our personalized enablement services are tailored to your end-user community. From 1-on-1 executive sessions to training for help desk attendants – your teams will have the skills and know-how to get the most out of Office 365.

Why choose Arkadin for your conferencing needs?

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FAQ for Skype for Business conferencing

Can attendees dial-in via telephone and speak with attendees that join via their computer?

Yes. Skype meetings enable attendees to join via telephone or computer and speak with each other.

Are there any per minute charges for Skype Meetings?

Local toll dial-in numbers from over 55 countries are included at no additional charge. Toll-free access is available for private Cloud deployments and it is charged per minute per connection.

How many attendees can join a meeting?

Up to 250 attendees can join a Skype meeting.

Are attendees able to join a meeting via mobile devices?

Yes. Skype meetings have a mobile client that enables individuals to join via their mobile phone or tablet.

Can you share your screen with Skype Meetings?

Yes. You can share your screen, a particular application or presentation (as a presenter).

Are you able to record your meetings?

Yes. Skype for Business provides you the ability to record integrated audio and web meetings to your desktop as the meeting host.

How many countries are supported for local dial-in audio conferencing?

There are 55+ countries supported for local toll dial-in today – and this list will continue to expand.

Is there an option for toll-free conferencing?

Yes. Toll-free conferencing is purchased as packs of minutes.

Can you host meetings with more than 250 attendees in Skype for Business?

Yes. Skype Broadcast supports larger meetings with more than 250 attendees.

Does Skype for Business support advanced capabilities?

Yes. Skype for Business supports real-time chat, audio control, and polling.