OCS Dial-In Conferencing: Unable to Join Conference Calls

June 25, 2009 by · 5 Comments 

In keeping with this month’s apparent theme of troubleshooting Live Meeting and Audio Conferencing problems for external users, I ran into yet another weird one.  This time we have a pretty basic Office Communications Server 2007 R2 deployment with Enterprise Voice using a NET VX1200 media gateway with Cisco Call Manager 4.1.  All OCS features […]

AV Edge Authentication Connection Errors

June 22, 2009 by · 1 Comment 

Just a quick note regarding an error I recently ran across.  A client was experiencing problems with Dial-In Conferencing after a recent deployment and during troubleshooting the issues I ran across this pair of errors in the Front-End server’s OCS event log: OCS Audio-Video Conferencing Server Event ID 32018 “The Audio-Video Conferencing Server encountered an […]

External Live Meeting Only with OCS

June 3, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

One of the biggest cost-saving benefits of Office Communications Server 2007 has been the integrated Web Conferencing features, a.k.a. Live Meeting.  Many companies currently pay for off-site host conferencing services like Microsoft’s own hosted Live Meeting, or WebEx just to name a few.  In the same way that R2’s Dial-In Conferencing can reduce costs by […]