Office 365 is a group of software and services subscriptions, which together provide productivity software and related services to subscribers. For consumers, the service allows the use of Microsoft Office apps on Windows and MacOS, provides storage space on Microsoft’s cloud storage service OneDrive, and grants 60 Skype minutes per month.
For business users, Office 365 offers service plans providing email and social networking services through hosted versions of Exchange Server, Skype for Business Server, SharePoint and Office Online, and integration with Yammer, as well as access to the Microsoft Office software.
System software and cloud-based software
Starting at $5/user/month (Office 365 Business Essentials—includes no office applications)
Office 365 Business ($8.25/user/month)
Office 365 Enterprise E1 ($8/user/month)
Office 365 Enterprise E3 ($20/user/month)
Office 365 Enterprise E5 ($35/user/month)
Office 365 ProPlus ($12/user/month)
Office 365 Business Premium ($12.50/user/month)
- Access (PC only)
- Skype for Business
- Microsoft Teams
- See products.office.com for more features
Who is This Software For?
Microsoft Office 365 provides tools for everyone from a personal home user to teachers to small businesses, and from mid-sized businesses all the way to large enterprises. Additionally, with the varied price points, it makes it easy for business owners (regardless of their revenue) to find a plan that works for them.