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Microsoft® Office Communications Server 2007 Resource Kit by Microsoft OCS Team, Stephanie Lindsey, Rick Kingslan, Mitch Tulloch, Kintan Brahmbhatt, John Clarkson, James O'Neil, Hao Yan, Byron Spurlock, Jochen Kunert, Rui Maximo, Jeremy Buch

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Summary

Federation is a very important part of the capabilities in Office Communications Server 2007. Federation is not new, as Live Communications Server also had this ability. But the feature set has been refined and streamlined for a much more configurable and secure solution. In addition, the Audio/Video feature set and the Live Conferencing capabilities all can be launched from the Communicator client, allowing local, federated, and anonymous parties to take part in a variety of communications and collaboration methods. With all these capabilities, Office Communications Server delivers a very rich and compelling solution for intra-enterprise and extra-enterprise solutions.

Finally, as Chapter 8 details, the federation feature sets the stage ...

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