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Evolution of Cisco Jabber and Migration to Cloud Using Jabber with Webex Teams Messaging Lab v2

March 2020


This lab is intended to give the participant hands-on configuration experience with the latest changes to the architecture components required to deploy Cisco Jabber and outline options to start your company’s migration towards a Cloud Collaboration solution. The content in this lab is focused on recently added features and functional additions to the Cisco Jabber Client product. The exercises in this lab will take the student through the process of configuring the required components to enable the new or modified features in Cisco Jabber.

Cisco Jabber provides enterprise-quality collaboration capability directly on your desktop or mobile device through an integrated software client. You can chat with other users using the IM and Presence features of Cisco Jabber. Video calling and Webex conferencing are also available from Cisco Jabber with the click of a button. Visual voicemail helps you to access your messages more efficiently and keep them better organized. Cisco Jabber is part of the Cisco Unified Communications architecture, a cost-effective, reliable and easy to manage software collaboration solution.

For additional information about Cisco Jabber Voice and Unified Communications, visit the product solution page.

What’s New

  • Modern Design
  • First time experience Move Participants
  • Cisco Headset configuration
  • Meeting controls
  • XMPP Security labels for Instant Messages


Scenario 1:

  • Module 1: First time experience – Walk me
  • Module 2: Modern Design (new in 12.7) & Themes
  • Module 3: New calling features of 12.8 (Call Park, Multiline-per line ringtones)
  • Module 4: Cisco Headset configuration – Control Audio Device Detection Priority
  • Module 5: Meeting controls
  • Module 6: XMPP Security labels for Instant Messages (new in 12.6 and enhancements in 12.7)

Scenario 2:

  • Module 1: OnPremise Interop – Webex Hybrid Message Service
  • Module 2: Cisco Jabber team messaging mode
  • Module 3: Webex Teams CUCM calling
  • Module 4: Leveraging SIP oAuth for Voice/Video-Call Encryption


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