Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365



Microsoft Office 365 is your complete office offering the Office applications that are used in everyday businessnow offered as a cloud service. Office 365 includes different technologies that are combined to provide the user with a seamless solution within the cloud. These components include Exchange Online for email, SharePoint Online for communication and collaboration, Lync Online for unified communications, and web-based versions of the original Microsoft Office suite, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and more. By integrating with the cloud, you eliminate costs by never having to buy the latest version of Office again! The suite of applications are always up-to-date giving you the latest versions. 


The new Microsoft Office 365 is still a great option for businesses, and now with a variety of plans and subscriptions, Office 365 is great for businesses of all sizes. By offering business-class office applications at the price of $6 per user, per month, Microsoft is hoping to meet the business needs of small companies, while remaining affordable.

Many Office 365 plans include the desktop version of the latest versions of Office applications, which you can install on multiple computers and devices. There are plans that are online-only, which are a great choice for certain business needs and are compatible with desktop versions of the latest version of Office, Office 2010, Office 2007 (with limited functionality), Office 2011 and 2008 for Mac. Microsoft Office 365 works best with the newest version of Office (2012 or higher for a PC) and 2011 for Mac users. Older versions of Office (or Outlook, Word, etc.) will not work with Office 365. 

 To accommodate for different sized businesses with different needs, Microsoft divided Office 365 into three primary plans,with different level depending upon the amount of users.



Microsoft Office 365 Plans

 

Price

Number of Users

Additional Information

Business Level

 

 

 

Business Essentials

$5/User/Month

Up to 300

NO installed Apps; online only

Business

$8.25/User/Month

Up to 300

Inc. Installed Apps

Business Premium

$12.50/User/Month

Up to 300

Inc. Installed Apps

Enterprise Level

 

 

 

Enterprise E1

$8/User/Month

Unlimited

NO installed Apps; online only

Enterprise E2

$12/User/Month

Unlimited

Inc. Installed Apps-Pro Plus

Enterprise E3

$20/User/Month

Unlimited

Inc. Installed Apps-Pro Plus

Non-Profits

 

 

 

NP Business Essentials

$0/User/Month

Up to 300

NO installed Apps; online only

NP Business Premium

$2/User/Month

Up to 300

Inc. Installed Apps

NP E1

$0/User/Month

Unlimited

NO installed Apps; online only

NP E3

$4.50/User/Month

Unlimited

Inc. Installed Apps-Pro Plus



All payment plans are done by CC or via monthly or annual invoices. You can also easily upgrade your plan through the Admin console, and if the subscription is cancelled, administrators have 90 days to remove data from the MS servers. You can cancel your subscription at anytime, but you may be subject to an early termination fee (ETF).

Refer to next page for Home and Office-based Users.