Scheduling Lync Online meetings using only a web browser

A feature much-loved in Microsoft Live Meeting 2007 was the ability to shedule and manage meetings via a web interface. Unfortunatley it didn’t come across when Microsoft moved from BPOS to Office 365 and Lync Online – but now it’s back!
Read on in my post on BoxFreeIT: http://www.boxfreeit.com.au/Productivity/how-to-schedule-meetings-with-lync-online.html

It’s a cloud service – honest!

Anyone can run a “cloud” service – really. People have been running “cloud” services for a long time, before marketing got hold of the term.
If I want to be pedantic about it – when I remotely access the media stored on my home server you could say I’m accessing a content from the “cloud”.

So let’s be a bit more picky about what we call a “cloud” service. Have a read of my latest rant piece on BoxFreeIT: http://www.boxfreeit.com.au/Blog/make-sure-your-cloud-isnt-run-from-a-garage.html

If you want a great listing of attributes that cloud services should aspire to, have a look at Andy Milroy’s blog post (it’s a good one for “cloud” provides to benchmark themselves against): 16 Key Attributes of Cloud Computing