Microsoft 365 combines the latest business applications, with Windows 10, and best-in-class security including EM+S (formerly known as Enterprise Mobility Suite). There are several Microsoft 365 license types, Business Basic, Business Standard and Business Premium for businesses up to 300 users and Microsoft 365 Enterprise plans for larger organisations. Microsoft 365 forms part of the Microsoft Modern Workplace, this integrated solutions gives you the access to the latest Microsoft business applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel, OneDrive, SharePoint and Microsoft Teams all of which help facilitate Digital Transformation across your business.
Microsoft Office 365 is now called Microsoft 365
The Microsoft Business Standard and Business Premium license subscriptions include all of the familiar Office 365 apps pictured above whilst the Business Basic only includes Web and mobile versions of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Enterprise licenses are available as E3 and E5 plans with add-ons such as Microsoft 365 E5 Security and Microsoft 365 E5 Compliance.
Microsoft Teams is one of the most important components of Microsoft 365, it has revolutionised communication with its shift away from email towards instant messaging and virtual meetings. Teams is fully integrated with all Office 365 apps and integrates with many 3rd party apps placing it leagues ahead of its competitor Zoom.
All Microsoft 365 licenses includes OneDrive which is the leading cloud storage solution. OneDrive lets you store all of your files, photos, documents and presentations, in one place on the Cloud enabling you to access them from anywhere.
The Business Benefits of Microsoft 365
A wealth of user benefits
Users have access to the latest business software all the time, across all their devices, especially with the new Windows 10 Virtual Desktop. The new Office Mobile app makes working from home easier than ever, you can securely access files, communicate and collaborate from anywhere and on any device.
Paperwork can be largely eliminated with Microsoft Forms, Teams and SharePoint and everyday repetitive tasks can be automated with Power Automate.