Administration Guide for Cisco UC Integration for Microsoft Lync Release 9.2(3)
Deployment Architecture Overview
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Deployment Architecture Overview

Deployment Architecture Overview

This section contains information on the Cisco UC Integration for Microsoft Lync deployment architecture.

Deployment Architecture

This section describes the Cisco UC Integration for Microsoft Lync deployment architecture.

Deployment Diagram

The following diagram illustrates the architecture of a typical Cisco UC Integration for Microsoft Lync deployment.

Deployment Components

The following list describes the components of a typical deployment:
Desk phone

Connects to Cisco Unified Communications Manager for signaling and configuration.

Cisco Unity Connection

Provides voicemail capabilities.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Provides audio and video call management capabilities.
  • Provides user and device configuration settings.
  • Connects to the directory for user synchronization and user authentication.
Directory
One of the following types of directory:
  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • LDAP directory

As an alternative to a standalone directory, you can use Cisco Unified Communications Manager User Data Service as your directory source after you synchronize your directory to Cisco Unified Communications Manager.