Overview: integrate with Skype for Business

8x8 provides calling with business phone system functionality. The close integration between 8x8 Work and Skype for Business allows you to work from Skype for Business while taking advantage of the call management and quality of 8x8 Work, enhancing your calling experience.

Via Call with 8x8, call a Skype for Business contact from your contact list or a chat window, or dial to reach any number. Your integration with 8x8 Work immediately dials out, allowing for a seamless experience. Observe your 8x8 Work contacts' presence status from Skype for Business, and coordinate efficiently from a single app. 8x8 Work integration with Skype for Business offers this and much more.

Important: In order for 8x8 Microsoft Integration to function, ensure that you are using the appropriate plug-ins:
-Download version 6.1.2 of the plug-in for calling with Skype for Business.
-Download version 6.0 of the plug-ins for meetings with Outlook and calling with Outlook.


  • Windows 7 SP1 or newer
  • One of the following:
    • Skype for Business Office 365 account
    • Skype for Business Online account
    • Skype for Business Server account
  • Login access to an 8x8 Work extension

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