Avaya Aura Presence Services Snap-in

Latest Release: 10.1 (December 2021)

Release 8.1

Avaya Aura Presence Services Release 8.1 was made generally available in June 2019. Feature Pack 4 (Release 8.1.4) was issued in April 2021. This is NOT the latest release of Presence Services. The latest release is recommended for new development.

Important The following end of sale and end of support dates have been announced:
  • End of sale: December 13, 2021
  • End of support: March 6, 2023
Additional information about the end of sale and end of support dates can be found here. For all new development, Avaya recommends that developers use the latest release of Avaya Aura Presence Services.

New In Release 8.1.4

Avaya Aura Presence Services 8.1.4 includes the following new and enhanced features:

  • Ability to define the same site modes.
  • Ability to delete the old messages from the conversation history.
  • Support for uploading attachments associated with instant messages to the SFTP server.
  • Automatic message deletion of oldest messages when message capacity reaches the maximum threshold of 95%.
  • Display of the message storage capacity parameters for the system and the current count of messages in the cluster.

New In Release 8.1.3

Avaya Aura Presence Services 8.1.3 includes the following new and enhanced features:

  • Ability for Exchange Collector to use OAuth for authentication with Office 365.
  • Enhancement to Messaging Security to encrypt messages and attachments with a passphrase so only the recipient can unlock and read them using a special key.
  • Support for multiple Front End pools of Skype for Business servers for presence federation.
  • Support for Microsoft Active Directory 2019.
  • Added font and color support within text messages for Windows.

New In Release 8.1.2

Avaya Aura Presence Services 8.1.2 includes the following new and enhanced features:

  • Ability to define the expiration period of presence state that is set manually.
  • Support for devices that do not support registration events.
  • Support for Microsoft Office 365.

New In Release 8.1.1

There are no new features in this release. For information about interoperability and a detailed description of the full feature set, see the Release Notes and Reference Guides available under the Downloads tab.

New In Release 8.1

Avaya Aura Presence Services 8.1 includes the following new and enhanced features:

  • Avaya Workplace (formerly Avaya Equinox) authentication enhancements for Avaya Workplace clients using OAuth2 (JWT) authentication mechanism.
  • Support for Inter-PS federated Avaya Workplace users to share multimedia attachments.
  • Support to archive Multimedia Messaging conversations to an SMTP server.

Release history

Generally Available

End of Support Jul. 2018 (view notice)

  • 6.2 (May 2013)
  • 6.1 (Apr 2011)

Release Notes

Product Documentation

Support for the LPS API has been discontinued with Presence Services Release 8.1. Developers are encouraged to use the ReST API included in the PS Connector SDK available under Downloads > PS Connector .

Developer Documentation

Software Development Kits

Developer Documentation