Hosted Lync


Think unified communications is out of your reach? Think again!

Whether you're interested in advanced instant messaging, conferencing capabilities, or completely replacing your business phones, we offer Hosted Lync services to accommodate every need and wallet!


Hosted Lync
  Ever wished you could initiate a phone conversation, online chat or email exchange from a single, user friendly, application? Or set up a conference call, complete with video and real-time collaboration features with a few clicks? 

Microsoft® Lync™ 2010 can turn your wishes into reality by integrating in a single, easy-to-use desktop client:

  • Instant messaging with colleagues and contacts on Windows Live and Google Talk
  • Presence information and Outlook calendar sync to make better communication choices
  • Universal Voice fully-featured softphone solution with voice mail options
  • Audio or multimedia conferencing with document, desktop and application sharing

Choose the right plan for every user from a variety of affordable and all-inclusive Basic, Standard or Premium Hosted Lync packages!

And there's more:


ThinkTel has decided to make your life even easier by offering Lync solutions as turnkey, cloud-based services billed on a monthly basis.

We'll do the heavy-lifting so you can discover the full power of UC without having to worry about Lync server deployment and maintenance, or license purchase and management. All you'll need is a regular Internet connection and Lync-compatible USB headset or desk phone.

Get a quote today and join the future of business telecommunications!

Important note regarding 911 service: VoIP 911 service has certain limitations relative to Enhanced 911 service that is available on most traditional telephone service.
 

Service Description Price  
Hosted Lync - Standard user Instant messaging and Presence features; P2P Audio & Video $10.00
Hosted Lync - Voice user Standard voice services including voicemail and phone number $32.00
Hosted Lync - Enterprise user Full voice and audio/video/web conferencing features $42.00
Hosted Lync - Premium user Enterprise user with full Exchange mailbox and Outlook $52.00
 

Hardware Description Price  
Aastra 6725ip IP phone for Lync with full desktop client integration $249.00
Jabra UC Voice 150 MS Duo USB stereo headset featuring noise canceling mic, wideband audio and Lync call controls. $40.50
Jabra BIZ 2400 USB OC USB stereo headset with Bluetooth featuring noise canceling mic, wideband audio and Lync call controls. $199.00
Jabra GN2000 MS Duo USB stereo headset featuring noise canceling mic, wideband audio and Lync call controls. $130.00
Jabra GO 6430 Bluetooth headset with 300' range, noise blackout and Lync call controls. $180.00
Jabra GO 6470 Bluetooth headset with 300' range and base with touchscreen, noise blackout and Lync call controls. $300.00
Jabra PRO 930 MS DECT headset with 325' range and base, noise canceling mic and Lync call controls. $185.00
Jabra PRO 9450 DECT headset with 450' range and base, noise canceling mic and Lync call controls. $300.00
Jabra PRO 9465 DECT stereo headset with 450' range, base with touchscreen, noise canceling mic and Lync call controls. $380.00
Jabra Speak 410 MS USB Speakerphone featuring noise/echo canceling mic and Lync call controls. $140.00
Microsoft LifeCam Cinema for Business HD (720p 30fps) USB webcam with noise-canceling microphone. $70.00
Polycom CX300 USB only desktop phone for Microsoft Lync $180.00
Polycom CX600 Lync Optimized Desktop IP Phone with Color LCD, 2 port GigE switch and USB port $315.00
Polycom CX3000 IP Conference Phone for Microsoft Lync with 12ft microphone pickup range and USB port $880.00
Polycom CX5000 Video conferencing station for Lync with integrated 360-degree camera, 2 microphones and dial pad $4430.00
Polycom CX7000 HD Room video conferencing system including base unit, 72° EagleEye III camera and HDX mic array $12450.00
Polycom external mic kit 2 external microphones for Soundstation Duo and CX3000 $210.00
 

The ThinkTel advantage:


Thanks to our trusted Microsoft Partner status and expertise in delivering voice transmission services for Lync, ThinkTel can help businesses of all sizes to fully benefit from Microsoft's unified communications solution!


Enhanced collaboration:


  • See your colleagues' status thanks to online Presence and Outlook calendar sync
  • Seamlessly add audio to IM and invite others to join calls or chats with a single click
  • View, share and edit documents in real-time during calls or conferences
  • Provide remote workers with the same functionalities they would get in the office


Flexible solutions:


  • Affordable range of all-inclusive monthly plans
  • Available for businesses with 5 to 100 seats
  • Numbers from over 1000 Canadian centres
  • No term or volume commitment required
  • Free demos available


Turnkey services:


  • Easy to install client software
  • No servers to purchase, install or maintain
  • No license to purchase or manage
  • Voice channels included in Standard and Premium plans* 
*Regular long-distance charges may be applicable



Important note regarding 911 service:
VoIP 911 service has certain limitations relative to Enhanced 911 service that is available on most traditional telephone service.
 

System requirements:


  • Windows 7, Vista (recommended) or XP3 (SP3+) with Windows Installer 3.1 (minimum)
  • Dual core 2.0Ghz+ (recommended), Single Core 2.0Ghz or Dual Core 1.6Ghz (minimum)
  • Minimum display resolution of 1024x768 with 128 MB of graphics memory
  • 2GB RAM (minimum)
  • Microphone and speaker or headset with microphone, or equivalent device (minimum). Microsoft UC optimized headset (recommended)
  • 10/100 Ethernet connection (recommended) or 802.11 g/n WiFi (minimum)
  • Administrator rights and permissions (only required to install the Lync client)


Important note regarding 911 service: VoIP 911 service has certain limitations relative to Enhanced 911 service that is available on most traditional telephone service.