We have found 20,564 companies that use Microsoft Lync. The companies using Microsoft Lync are most often found in United States and in the Computer Software industry. Microsoft Lync is most often used by companies with 50-200 employees and 1M-10M dollars in revenue. Our data for Microsoft Lync usage goes back as far as 4 years and 1 months.
|MICROSOFT CORPORATION||microsoft.com||United States||>1000M||>10000|
|Nigel Frank International Limited||nigelfrank.com||United Kingdom||200M-1000M||1000-5000|
|Iron Systems, Inc.||ironsystems.com||United States||50M-100M||200-500|
|Transplace Inc.||transplace.com||United States||200M-1000M||1000-5000|
We use the best scanning techniques combined with advanced data science to monitor the market share of over 5,000 technology products, including Unified Communications. In the Unified Communications category, Microsoft Lync has a market share of about 6.4%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync) and Microsoft Lync for Mac are instant messaging clients used with Microsoft Lync Server or Lync Online available with Microsoft Office 365. They are replacements for Windows Messenger, which was used with Microsoft Exchange Server. Basic features of Lync include instant messaging,Voice Over IP (VoIP) and video conferencing inside the client software.
Looking at Microsoft Lync customers by industry, we find that Computer Software (15%) and Information Technology and Services (9%) are the largest segments.
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|Information Technology and Services||2014|
|Hospital & Health Care||977|
|Staffing and Recruiting||891|
48% of Microsoft Lync customers are in United States and 10% are in United Kingdom.
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