I would love to have the option to send an SMS/text message from the Lync 2013 client even if I needed to enter their SMS email address.
Typical scenario is when some persons are sitting in the same room and already hear each other in reality. Now we get an echo with a couple of seconds between hearing them in reality and then through the headset.
Using speakers is not always a good option as all persons... more »
At this moment 3PIP phone vendors have to create it's own version of BToE PC client and add the function to the phone fw.
The results are not so good and very different between vendors, so the user experience is not uniform.
I think MS should add a standard BToE component into Lync Client, so the 3PIP vendors only need to add the BToE to the phone code, and the IT stuff do not need to add a separete BToE client.