Actiance Gains Microsoft Certification for Skype for Business

Actiance, a provider of communications compliance, archiving, and analytics solutions, announced that Vantage has been certified for Skype for Business Server 2015, giving joint customers assurance that they can meet communications compliance and governance requirements.

Actiance Vantage enables social businesses to capture, manage, and secure unified communications, enterprise social software, and instant messaging in real time to meet compliance and regulatory mandates.

The new designation signifies that Vantage meets industry standards for performance, reliability, and interoperability with Skype for Business Server.

The Skype for Business Certification Program is designed to offer Microsoft customers the added assurance of third-party solutions that have demonstrated a high quality experience and compatibility when deployed with Skype for Business.

Currently the companies have hundreds of joint customers with millions of seats using Skype for Business via the Actiance platform to provide real-time governance in the enterprise, according to Kailash Ambwani, CEO, Actiance.  With Actiance Vantage  now certified for Skype for Business, there is added validation for customers that the solution will help them  optimally run their businesses with confidence in their compliance and security, he noted.

Skype for Business App Certification certifies contact center, attendant console, call recording, and compliance solutions, which leverage native APIs to integrate with Skype for Business. These applications are validated against specific test cases to ensure they meet a particular quality bar — including core functionality, interoperability, performance, and scale within Skype for Business topologies — and to give customers peace of mind when deploying with Skype for Business.

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