This deployment guide provides a broad example and serves as a high-level guide for customers deploying the voice component of Skype for Business. Since quality of service (QoS) is a key requirement of any voice deployment, this deployment guide provides specific examples of QoS configurations.

To enable reliable enterprise voice traffic delivery for the vast majority of deployments, having a well-planned strategy and configuring your network with robust QoS is crucial. This document applies to any Skype for Business deployment regardless of network topology or client. The examples and information on QoS provide a foundation to enable any administrator to deploy high-quality voice networks.