Planning for Front End Servers, instant messaging, and presence in Lync Server 2013


Topic Last Modified: 2012-09-13

Front End Servers provide much of the Lync Server functionality and are included in every Lync Server deployment. Instant messaging (IM) and presence are core capabilities of Lync Server and are automatically deployed and enabled in every Lync Server installation. The following sections provide more details about Front End Servers, IM and presence.