Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Creating Custom RBAC Roles in Lync 2013

One of the many improvements in Lync 2013 over its predecessors is the ability to create custom RBAC roles.  This was a topic that came up often in discussions with large and security-conscious organizations where separation of of administrative roles exist.  In these organizations, Lync administrators do not have elevated permissions within the Active Directory domain.  This can also assist in limiting or enhancing the administrative scope of support personnel, while at the same time granting the necessary rights for them to perform their daily duties.