Office 365 general availability
Microsoft recently announced the general availability of its latest productivity suite, the new Office 365.
With this announcement there are 2 new bundles available:
- The Office 365 Midsize Business bundle includes Office 365 ProPlus, along with Exchange Online, Lync Online and SharePoint Online services. It provides Active Directory integration, a Web console for management and includes phone support. It's priced at $180 per user per year.
- The Office 365 Small Business Premium bundle includes Access, Excel, Lync, Outlook, OneNote, PowerPoint, Publisher and Word. It comes with 25 GB mailboxes for users and the ability to share calendars, as well as videoconferencing. Microsoft is claiming that this offering doesn't require IT expertise to manage the software. It's offered at $150 per user per year.