Microsoft Lync 2010, which is comprised of products formerly known as Communications Server, Communications Online and Communicator, as well as Lync Web App and Lync Online, is to now available in New Zealand. Release candidates are available now and pricing will be announced tomorrow.
In a statement announcing the local availability, Microsoft notes :"Microsoft Lync 2010 builds on the Office Communications Server 2007 R2.
"Microsoft Lync 2010 will be supported on mobile devices and will be available on Windows Phone 7 and iPhone in 2011. It is also accessible on Safari, Firefox and Chrome.
"[It] is available as a hosted solution under Office 365, a single cloud service giving users market-leading server capabilities in conjunction with the Office suite."