Skype for Business

Never miss a beat with Skype for Business

Communicate confidently with Skype for Business features like secure text, voice, and video. Place calls to phones using VoIP. Talk to friends and family who use Skype for personal use. Create powerful, interactive meeting spaces for users in your organization, and individuals who don't have Skype. Integrate Skype for Business with Microsoft Office 365 to schedule meetings through Microsoft Outlook and automatically update statuses and conversations based on Microsoft Outlook schedules.


Skype for Business Features

  • Presence and group IM
  • Transfer files in IM
  • Audio and HD video calling to Skype for Business users
  • Skype connectivity
  • Group HD video calling
  • Schedule meetings in Outlook
  • Join meetings anonymously from web browsers
  • Meeting controls for presenters, meeting lobby for attendees
  • Desktop, application, and whiteboard sharing
  • Remotely control others' desktops
  • Record audio and video meetings
  • Interoperability with 3rd party dial-in conferencing providers

Features Online Plan 1 Online Plan 2
Presence and group IM
Transfer files in IM
Audio and HD video calling to Skype for Business users
Skype connectivity
Group HD video calling
Schedule meetings in Outlook
Join meetings anonymously from web browsers
Meeting controls for presenters, meeting lobby for attendees
Desktop, application, and whiteboard sharing
Remotely control others' desktops
Record audio and video meetings
Interoperability with third-party dial-in conferencing providers
Licensing price $2/user/month $5.50/user/month
Syvantis Support $2.50/user/month $2.50/user/month

Compare Skype for Business Plans

Skype for Business comes in two distinct plans tailored to fit the business needs of different company structures and can be purchased as a standalone product. Skype for Business is also included in certain Microsoft Office 365 packages including:

  • Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus (Online Plan 1)
  • Microsoft Office 365 Business Essentials (Online Plan 2)
  • Microsoft Office 365 Business Premium (Online Plan 2)
  • Microsoft Office 365 Enterprise E3 (Online Plan 2)

Learn more about Office 365 for Business plans

Office 365 Integration

Connecting Skype for Business with Microsoft Outlook is the best way to organize company documents, meetings, and email all on one system. 

Avoid cluttered schedules and miscommunication. Send Skype meeting invites directly from Exchange and accepted invites will automatically be shown on the Exchange Calendars of all attendees. Learn more about Microsoft Outlook


What is included with Syvantis' Support Contracts?

Syvantis offers an exceptional Support Service that can be added to any Office 365 package. Syvantis Support includes services that are typically expensive or time consuming such as Office 365 user account setup and removal, initial user on boarding meetings, and technical troubleshooting and diagnosis.Learn more about Syvantis Support Contracts.

What is included with a Syvantis Ongoing Training Plan?

The Syvantis Training Service gives your staff the opportunity to learn how to use their new system with a trained consultant. Training sessions can be attended by as many trainees as you choose and are scheduled throughout the year. See how an ongoing training plan can help your team succeed.