Voss Orchestration Experience Lab

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Solution Overview
As Cisco UC systems grow and become more complex, performing day-to-day management tasks quickly and in a consistent manner becomes exponentially more challenging.   With limited staff to manage growing systems, companies are looking for the ability to provide consistent end user self-service as well as quick and reliable move/add/change automation.   

Voss provides their Voss-4-UC solution to add automation and orchestration tools to Cisco Collaboration environments.  Experience this solution and test drive the features Voss provides to optimize management of your Cisco Collaboration environment in this on-demand lab.  Learn the basics of Voss-4-UC in this 2 hour lab exercise.

Goals & Objectives

This lab provides a sandbox environment that steps participants through the interface and basic features of Voss-4-UC.  Lab participants will be able to configure, delete and setup new users, phones and extensions.  This will allow lab users to see how easy collaboration orchestration can be.  The lab covers the following topics:

  • Voss-4-UC Menu layout and interface
  • Deleting a user/device
  • Building a new user/device
  • Modifying services for existing users
  • Voss-4-UC self service portal experience

Hardware & Software

This lab consists of the following components:

  • Cisco Call Manager 11.5 
  • Cisco Unity Connection 11.5 
  • Cisco Instant Messaging and Presence 11.5 
  • Cisco Prime Licensing Manager 11.5 
  • Voss Voss-4-UC
  • Cisco IP Communicator 8.6 
  • Cisco Jabber for Windows 
  • Microsoft Windows 2012 Active Directory/DNS 
  • Microsoft Exchange 2013 
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Desktops 
  • VMWare Horizon VDI 7.4