Using Skype Online eliminates the need for you to deploy servers on-premises and also relieves your IT department from needing to deal with the on-going security patching and cumulative update installation associated with operating an on-premises Skype for Business Server solution. However, even with Skype Online you still need to ensure your managed network is properly provisioned and configured. Additionally, you still need to work to set user expectations and through training, communications and change management help your users get the most from Skype Online.
In the first part of this story, I documented the network requirements for Skype for Business. In the second part of this story, I explained how to download, install and run the free Skype for Business Network Assessment Tool. In this article I details how to interpret the assessment tool results.