Lync customer stories

Lync 2013

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Businesses need a proven enterprise-ready unified communications platform. Hear directly from customers about their experiences with Lync 2013. From their evaluation process and implementation approach to user adoption and plans for the future, you’ll read stories from customers who have deployed Lync and are experiencing some serious benefits.

Adventist Health System

A national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, Adventist Health System is a faith-based health care organization headquartered in Altamonte Springs, Florida with nearly 70,000 employees and 45 hospital campuses in ten states. Adventist Health System is integrating multiple communication technologies with Microsoft Lync Server 2013. With this flexible, easy-to-use technology, employees can communicate with one another in multiple ways from multiple devices, which helps to increase efficiency, reduce travel costs, and improve patient care.


Cargill is a global firm producing and marketing food, agricultural, financial, and industrial products and services. To connect its teams located in 67 different countries, Cargill deployed Microsoft Lync Server 2013 to boost collaboration, cut costs, and increase the company’s competitive edge.


SunGard provides software, processing solutions, and technology services to 25,000 customers in more than 70 countries. The company wanted to enhance communications among its global offices. SunGard is currently upgrading to Microsoft Lync Server 2013 and is looking forward to reduced telephony expenses, eased the IT management, improved morale and increased employee responsiveness.

Tampa General Hospital

Tampa General Hospital is a comprehensive medical facility in West Central Florida and one of the largest hospitals in the state. The hospital deployed Microsoft Lync Server 2013 to give its 7,100 employees anytime, anywhere, any-device communications. Lync is helping to increase employee productivity, improve patient care and save the hospital money.


UCB is a bio-pharmaceutical manufacturer based in Belgium with operations in 40 countries worldwide. By deploying a unified communications environment based on Microsoft Lync, UCB has reduced costs by more than $150,000 a month and provides greater opportunity for employees to collaborate.


Headquartered in the United States, EPAM Systems is a global software engineering firm. To improve the flexibility of its remote workforce EPAM deployed Microsoft Lync Server 2013. This upgrade reduced management costs and enhanced customer confidence.


EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services is one of the largest chauffeured transportation companies in the world. Based in Secaucus, New Jersey, it operates in more than 700 cities. EmpireCLS deployed Lync Server 2013, which fully supports VDI deployments. Now Empire is taking advantage of Lync to make calls while out of the office.

LA Fitness

Founded in 1984, LA Fitness operates sports clubs at more than 500 locations throughout North America. LA Fitness is upgrading its unified communications solution to Microsoft Lync Server 2013 for its robust enterprise voice capabilities.


MedcoEnergi Internasional (MedcoEnergi) is an integrated energy company based in Jakarta, Indonesia. It has global operations and 3,000 employees worldwide. MedcoEnergi deployed Microsoft Lync Server 2013 for its improved high-availability options to help the company improve the resilience of its communications solutions.