Lync Server 2013 supports TDE in SQL Server 2008 or a later version on a back-end server

Applies to: Lync Server 2013

Introduction


This article describes a feature for Microsoft Lync Server 2013. The feature enables transparent data encryption (TDE) in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 or a later version of SQL Server on a back-end server.

Note TDE is not supported in SQL Server Express Edition. Therefore, the feature is not enabled on a front-end server. 

More Information


This feature is enabled in all versions of Lync Server 2013.

For more information about the latest cumulative update for Microsoft Lync Server 2013 (Front End Server and Edge Server), click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2905048 Description of the cumulative update 5.0.8308.577 for Lync Server 2013 (Front End Server and Edge Server): January 2014

For more information about the latest updates for Lync Server 2013, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2809243 Updates for Lync Server 2013