Office 365 is no doubt, one of the most talked about technologies today, so much so that one gets to hear news of Office 365 at least once a week.
Office 365 is Microsoft’s Cloud based productivity suite that with the help of familiar tools, equip your workforce with new found possibilities. The top-of-the-line set of productivity apps like Skype for Business, OneDrive, Yammer, Power BI, SharePoint Online, Outlook, Exchange, Word, Excel and PowerPoint etc. create an enterprise environment that can be accessed on the go. The immensely compatible features help you carry your office everywhere you go and use it across any- PC/Mac, Android, IOS or Windows device.
Office 365 tools better known as the tools for the professionals come in a variety of plans and packages. The reason for the variety is simple – the dynamic needs of the businesses. What’s important for one, might not be the same for the other. Hence, Office 365 comes in a variety of plans.
Further Reading: Which Office 365 plan is best for you and why?
Office 365 for business plans: A brief introduction
Office 365 for business plans are devised to meet the communication needs of all kinds of businesses from small scale to large sized firms. There are certain factors that are responsible for the success of any business. Even a normal employee can drive good results if he is equipped with the right tools. The business plans include everything from Office apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint to Skype for business and cloud-storage app like OneDrive.
How to compare and choose from Office 365 for Business plans?
At MDSC1, we provide a detailed layout of our Office 365 business plans, so that an organization or a visitor can easily find the plans per relevancy. The plans are targeted towards building a modern and mobile workforce, and multiplying productivity.
The package is a comprehensive set of tools and applications which you can easily choose depending upon your organizational needs. The business plans comprise Premium Suite, Business Suite and Essential Suite. For organizations that require complete access to Office applications, Premium and Business suite are best fit. While for firms and start-ups on budget, Essential suite can be the perfect solution.
Different plans come with different Office Apps like:
Word: To help you to write, edit and share documents easily across compatible devices.
Excel: To uncomplicate calculations and number crunching with easy to learn formulae.
PowerPoint: To create powerful, analytical slides and presentations.
OneNote: Easy and flexible app to maintain all your notes at one place.
Publisher: Create powerful graphical designs through Publisher.
Apart from this, you also get cloud-based online storage – OneDrive. With the Business plans, you get 1TB of cloud-storage per user helping you to store all your important files and documents online with complete security assurance.
Comparing Office 365 for Business plans
|Premium Suite||Business Suite||Essential Suite|
|Fully installed Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote and Publisher) across 5 Devices or Mac.||Yes||Yes||NA|
|Office For tablets (windows and iPad)||Yes||Yes||NA|
|Office for Smartphones (Work, edit and view docs)||Yes||Yes||NA|
|Office Online (Access to apps online)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|1 TB online File Storage/Sharing||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Business Class Email with 50 GB inbox and Calendar||Yes||NA||Yes|
|Online Meetings and Video Conferencing||Yes||Yes||Yes|
Apart from the aforesaid features, MDSC1 provides Office plans for business in UAE and around the world with complete service assurance and 99.99% server uptime guarantee. The Office 365 services offered by MDSC1 include:
- Proper assessment of on-premise messaging systems, Exchange or any other messaging solution.
- Complete system health check-up before migration.
- Deployment services for Azure ADSync.
- Staged and cutover migration model of Office 365.
- Advanced threat protection and security management of Office 365.
By buying Microsoft Office 365 services powered by us, you can rest assured of the service quality as MDSC1 is the Microsoft LAR/LSP, CSP and Gold Partner for more than 20 years. Thus, apart from the trust and reliability from Microsoft, you also get to leverage our year-earned expertise.
If you have doubts regarding any of the Office 365 plan, just drop a message in the comments section below. Our Office 365 experts would be more than happy to assist you.