MessageStats for Lync

Enhanced reporting to track unified communications usage and analyze trends

MessageStats for Lync delivers usage reports and trends to determine appropriate billing and chargebacks for IM, file transfers, audio/visual conferencing, VoIP and online meetings. Can help the organization determine Lync utilization and adoption to help fully realize ROI. Available in English only.

Dell™ MessageStats for Lync® delivers deep insight into unified communications usage by enhancing Microsoft® Lync server’s built-in reporting capabilities with comprehensive usage reporting and analysis.

Now you can create and subscribe to custom usage reports that monitor Lync server trends, so you can easily determine appropriate billing and chargebacks for instant messaging, file transfers, audio and visual conferencing, voice over IP (VoIP) and online meeting sessions.

Armed with usage and trend data, your organization can maximize its adoption of Lync to fully realize its return on investment.

Features

  • Lync ROI - Assess Lync usage at a detail level (IM, file transfers, enterprise voice, audio/visual conferences, online meetings, peer-to-peer sessions) and determine adoption rates so you can put programs in place to maximize usage and ensure benefits are fully realized.
  • Chargeback usage - Create custom usage reports and determine appropriate billing and chargebacks.
  • Tracking and trending usage - Monitor Lync server usage to better plan for server growth and infrastructure budget requirements.

Specifications

Operating systemsWindows Server 2003 SP2
Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2
Windows Server 2008 SP2
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
Windows Server 2012
PlatformPentium 4 (2.4 GHz minimum)
Memory2 GB
Disk space100 MB of free disk space to install application
Additional softwareLync Server 2010 or Lync Server 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 IIS 6.0 or later (Windows Server 2008: IIS 7.0)
SQL Server 2012
SQL Server 2008 SP3
SQL Server 2005 SP4
SQL Server 2008 R2, SP1
Internet Explorer 8.0 or later

 

PowerShell 2.0 (for Lync Server 2010 or 2013)

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MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Server At A Glance report provides a composite usage summary view of Lync usage over the last three months in the organization.

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Server At A Glance report also provides a composite view of the departments with the most usage of Lync over the three-month time period by modality (IM, file transfers, enterprise voice, peer-to-peer sessions and conferences), and includes chargeback cost summaries.

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Lync Departmental Activity Summary report provides statistics about Lync activity to determine the extent to which departments are using Lync.

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Enterprise Voice Usage report shows the number and type (internal, local, long distance, etc.) of calls handled by the Lync server.

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Voice Call Chargeback by Department report provides the chargeback totals for Lync voice calls based on minutes and type of call.

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Conference Details by Organizer report provides detailed information regarding each conference and its participants.

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

This Organization Summary shows the total cost for department activity, calculated for all users in the department (by modality).

MessageStats for Lync

MessageStats for Lync

The Server Activity report shows an overview of the traffic handled by each server over the selected time period and forecasts future traffic (broken line).