Lync 2010 - IM an Expert - Bot.exe Failing to Connect to SQL Server
Posted on 2012-08-27
Last week I was assigned the task of integrating IM an Expert into our Lync 2010 environment, however; I'm having some difficulty. I'm continuing to have trouble overcoming an obstacle when registrying the bot. When I run the executable, it seems to begin the process without issues, but when it comes to establishing a connection with the SQL server, it fails. I spent the better part of day deliberating and attempting to overcome this obstacle, but since I'm new to IM an Expert and Lync, I'm out of ideas.
The error presented; "ERROR, system, Cannot establish the connection. Perhaps the username/password is incorrect?" I know the username and password to be correct, so that part of the error is a bit confusing.
The error goes on to read; "Microsoft.Rtc.Signaling.ConnectionFailureException: Transport error occurred while sending. --> System.Net.Sockets.SocketException: The requested name is valid, but no data of the requested type was found at..." It then gets specific to: