Office 365 Business Essentials

Office 365 Business Essentials
Product Code: Office 365 Business Essentials
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A woman working on her device in a kitchen using Office 365 Business Essentials.

The latest online services for powerful teamwork anywhere

Help your teams accomplish more, faster. With Office 365 you can work on documents across devices, right from a browser, to move projects forward wherever team members are working. No version glitches either. Files are always up to date and you can work together on the same document at the same time. Sharing files inside and outside your organization is simple. And when you need to meet online, join from anywhere. HD video and screen sharing help you get farther faster

 A worker accessing Office files on a phone with Office 365 Business Essentials.

Services tailored to your business

Your business is unique, with its own set of needs. Office 365 gives you the flexibility to get exactly the services you want, which saves you costs. You can combine Office 365 with your existing investments, like previous versions of Office, and connect users directly from their familiar applications. If you have users with different needs, you can mix and match services for them, so you can provide the tools to those who need them in a cost-effective way.


A man at his desktop. You can access the Office 365 admin center from anywhere.

Advanced IT controls without the maintenance overhead

Stop managing servers. Gain IT power and control while reducing your IT overhead and hassles. Office 365 gives you a 99.9% uptime guarantee, so you can spend more time advancing your business. And you’re in control. Move to the cloud on your terms by connecting your on-premises servers and migrating to Office 365 on your timeframe. You can manage your services easily from any browser and also automate management tasks using PowerShell commands.



Office 365 Enterprise E1 includes:


Email and calendars
Use business-class email through a rich and familiar Outlook experience you can access from your
desktop2 or from a web browser using the Outlook Web App. Get a 50 GB mailbox per user and send attachments up to 25 MB.


Host online meetings with audio and video using one-click screen sharing and HD video conferencing.


Connect with other Lync users via instant message, voice calls, and video calls, and let people know your availability with your online status. Share presence, IM, and audio calling with Skype users.


Simple file sharing
OneDrive for Business provides 1 TB of storage for each user for virtually anywhere access to their documents. Share files with others inside and outside the organization, control who can see and edit each file, and easily sync files with PCs and devices.


Team sites
Enable easy access and sharing of documents with 10 GB baseline storage plus 500 MB of storage per user.


Site mailboxes
Make it easier for teams to collaborate. Store and share email and documents in project-specific folders, so everyone on the team can find the information they need fast.


Yammer Enterprise
Keep ideas and work moving with enterprise social networking that makes collaborating with the right people easy and that comes with advanced support, security, administration, and integrations.



Sync email, calendar, and contacts; access SharePoint sites; view and edit Office documents with Office Online using a browser on Windows Phone, iOS, and Android devices. Use the OneNote, OWA, Lync Mobile, and SharePoint Newsfeed apps on most devices.2



Apps for Office and SharePoint
New third-party and customer-developed apps work with Office and SharePoint to bring web services right into your documents and sites.



All Office 365 for business plans include:


Get peace of mind knowing your services are available with a guaranteed 99.9% uptime, financially backed service level agreement (SLA).


Your data is yours. We safeguard it and protect your privacy.


Deploy and manage Office 365 across your company, no IT expertise required. You can add and remove users in minutes.


Up to date
No need to pay for version upgrades; updates are included in your subscription. New features are rolled out to Office 365 customers regularly.


Active Directory integration
Manage user credentials and permissions. Single sign-on and synchronization with Active Directory.


Microsoft Support provides telephone and online answers, how-to resources, and connections with other Office 365 customers for setup and quick fixes.



All Office 365 for business plans include:


Office 365 FastTrack and adoption offer

FastTrack is the onboarding experience included for qualified Office 365 customers. Microsoft engineers help you onboard your Office 365 services, enabling you to quickly get started with Office 365 and then easily move to widespread use.

Limited-time adoption offer: In addition to FastTrack, for a limited time (September 1, 2014 through March 31, 2015) qualified customers who adopt Office 365 can get additional adoption support or have their IT partner reimbursed for adoption support.