On the client side, integration between Lync and Microsoft Office has provided valuable features with previous versions of Lync, and that will continue to be the case with Lync Server 2013. Some of the more compelling features provided through the integration of Lync and Microsoft Office are the following:
• Lync automatically updates the user’s Presence status based on information in the user’s Outlook calendar.
• The Online Meeting Add-in for Lync allows users to create a Lync conference from the Outlook client and automatically schedule the meeting in the user’s calendar, providing a single interface to service all meeting requirements.
• Presence information is automatically displayed wherever mail recipients ...