Skype for Business Apps with Azure Integration

If you are not familiar with Microsoft Azure or maybe still have no idea what “the cloud” means, hopefully this post will shed some light as well as introduce new capabilities enabled by the Skype for Business platform to host and integrate Microsoft UC applications in the cloud. For the past decade, my colleagues and I have been […]

Avanade CEBP Framework Gets Rave Reviews at Industry Events

Settling back into my chilly abode after spending the past two weeks on the road – first in sunny Las Vegas, Nevada at the Microsoft Lync Conference and then in Orlando, Florida for the HIMSS (Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society) Conference.  It’s definitely a humbling experience after meeting hundreds of new people on a […]

Coming Together at Microsoft Lync Conference 2014

On February 18th, the second annual Microsoft Lync Conference kicks off in Las Vegas, NV and Avanade is a proud bronze sponsor of the event.  How big of deal is the Lync conference you ask? Well, for the second year in a row, the event has sold out more than a month in advance. Thousands […]

CEBP: The Heart of all Business Communications

In continuation of the Introduction to the CEBP Series, I offer this third installment to provide an understanding of the CEBP (Communications Enabled Business Processes) Framework itself, which provides the heart of all CEBP application development.  At the time of this writing I am sitting in a café at El Espolon square in Logrono, Spain, […]

Introducing CEBP at Avanade

Every time I use Microsoft Lync, I take for granted the limitless capabilities of the application and how it simplifies my ability to work without limits or within specific locations. Talking to my boss on the phone, organizing video conferences, instant messaging with coworkers, or sharing rich content with my customers and colleagues, it delivers […]