skype vs skype for business

Hi All - I am trying to understand why I should implement  Skype for business over skype as i don't see the benefit! \Any comments?
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
They are very different. Skype for Business is the new name for Lync and provides many business and IT control features that Skype,as a consumer product, does not.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
The primary difference is that Skype for Business allows for more people in an online meeting and like benefits. I do not have this need (smaller clients) and I use the regular desktop Skype.

Here is a Skype knowledgebase article that speaks to this.
They are different. As mentioned, Skype for Business is replacing Lync Communicator, which has way more features as Skype, including meetings with more people, audio and video sharing, video control for another participant in the meeting, call monitor and even recording.

IT improvements on security due to strong authentication methods and add/remove subscriptions based on peoples needs and so on.

Basically a tool for business, companies and etc. while skype still soho.

Sidney Andrino

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