® Microsoft Lync Ignite Microsoft Lync 2013 Hardware and software infrastructure File storage Distributed File System (DFS) and permissions Request certificates Internet Information Services (IIS) and SQL configuration Simple URLs and DNS records Preparing the infrastructure and systems Using Topology Builder Administrator rights and permissions Administration tools Define and configure pools Edit and configure simple URLs Select the Central Management Store (CMS) Defining the topology Publish the topology Delegate setup Setting up and installing Front-End Servers/pools Install and configure the CMS Configure certificates for FEs Setting up Kerberos authentication Adding server roles Finalizing and implementing the topology design AD Domain-Joined System Lync Server Systems Local setup AD setup Installs core and SQL instances RTCLOCAL and LYNCLOCAL Add/remove Install Topology Builder Retrieve topology Author desired topology Install components Publish topology Certificates Start services Certificate maintenance Validate deployment SQL Back End SQL database setup performed through Topology Builder or manually If first pool is SE: SQL instance is SQL Express Office Web Apps Setup Web Apps Create farm and host Certificate Other Systems SQL instance Central management topology and configuration database Exchange UM/OWA/Archiving Reverse Proxy, SCOM SQL Reporting Services Hardware Component Recommended CPU 64-bit dual processor, hex-core, 2.26 gigahertz (GHz) or higher Intel Itanium processors are not supported for Lync Server server roles Memory 32 gigabytes (GB) Eight or more 10,000-RPM hard disk drives with at least 72 GB free disk space. Two of the disks should use RAID 1, and six should use RAID 10 Disk - OR Solid state drives (SSDs), which provide performance similar to eight 10,000-RPM mechanical disk drives Network One dual-port network adapter, 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) or higher (two recommended, which requires teaming with a single MAC address and single IP address) http://support.microsoft.com/kb/974405 http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=29939 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2493736 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/lync/gg269419 © 2013 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Microsoft, Windows, and other product names are or may be registered trademarks and/or trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries. The information herein is for informational purposes only and represents the current view of Microsoft Corporation as of the date of this presentation. Because Microsoft must respond to changing market conditions, it should not be interpreted to be a commitment on the part of Microsoft, and Microsoft cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information provided after the date of this presentation. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, AS TO THE INFORMATION IN THIS PRESENTATION.