What is Microsoft Office 365?

Office 365 is a subscription plan that includes two distinct offerings:

  • The Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint etc.)
  • Hosted Exchange (Email, Calendars, Contacts etc.).

Why Consider it?

(1) Long-standing, legacy application, most widely used in businesses today.

(2) User & Mobile-friendly:

  • Installations are initiated by the user, with the Click-to-Run installer.
  • Works well in businesses or offices with multiple locations or remote employees.
  • Ideal at Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) workplaces.

(3) Cost-effective:

  • Flexible plans for every business size.
  • New product features and updates are installed automatically as part of the normal background update process, reducing downtime.

Guiding Questions:

  • How many locations does your business or organization have? Do you employ remote staff?
  • How many employees are using multiple devices to access and save files?
  • How important is maintaining a current version of your business applications?
  • How integrated is Microsoft in your current infrastructure?

Key Features & Benefits

  • Simplified Licensing: Sign up and pay for MS Office 365 monthly or annually. Just login and download your software.
  • Multiple Devices: You can install Office 365 on up to 5 computers (PC or Mac), 5 Tablets, and 5 phones.
  • Automatic Version Upgrade: Updates are automatically available shortly after release to market.
  • File Storage: Office 365 includes 1TB of storage with OneDrive. Store and share your important documents on OneDrive.