Partnersphere, I could not be more excited to relate to you this very important news. If you have not heard, you have heard it now. Lync and Skype integration is available now for both Lync Online and Lync Server 2013!
This represents a great opportunity for you to sell Office 365 into small businesses that want to interact with their customer base from one communications platform. Email, IM, and Audio Chat all enables through one compelling solution, Office 365. The global reach of Skype is amazing and Lync Online and Office 365 just got a lot better in my mind.
Read more at source: http://blogs.technet.com/b/uspartner_ts2team/archive/2013/05/29/lync-skype-integration-was-announced-today-more-value-for-your-customers.aspx