Easily productive from the start

Productivity Solutions for Starting a New Business

So, you started your own business? What happens next?

Start out strong

To help growing businesses like yours start strong, Microsoft offers powerful, scalable technology, giving you the tools to become more productive, more efficient and that magic word, successful.

Click on these tools to learn how we can help your business.

IT-enabled small and mid-sized businesses grew revenues 15 percentage points faster than those with less technology.

Tools to start your new business

Office 365

An advanced Office for your beginning business

Office 365 provides a whole new level of productivity, with virtually anywhere access to familiar Office tools, enterprise-grade email and easy set-up.

Office everywhere
With Office now offered as a cloud service, you can access the familiar Office applications on nearly every device, including PCs, smartphones and tablets.
Stay up to date
Stay connected to your business and customers with 50 GB mailboxes, customised email addresses, contacts and shared calendars, all well as spam and malware protection.
Smart online sharing
With 25GB of space in the cloud to store, back up and share files in one place, employees can use any device to access the latest documents that are synchronised offline and available without an internet connection.
Connect from everywhere
Collaborate from virtually anywhere using instant messaging, voice and video. Hold online meetings for up to 250 participants, complete with screen sharing, audio & video, virtual whiteboards, polls and shared notes.

Start and grow your business with Windows 8.1

Seamlessly work across your Windows devices, share and collaborate with partners and clients and stay productive and informed from virtually anywhere.

Stay in sync
Your files and settings are easily synced through the cloud, so you can get to what you need almost anywhere.
From powerful built-in apps to Office apps like Word, Excel and PowerPoint, you can work on multiple projects at once to get your work done quicker.
Safety first
Our enhanced Windows 8.1 security and data protection helps keep your information safe.
Windows Devices

Productivity from any device, where you want to work

Whether you’re at a desk, on a plane or in a car, you can keep in touch with your business no matter where you are on a Windows device.

Powerful and portable
Thin and light laptops and Ultrabooks are loaded with memory so you can move fast and get work done when you need to.
Best Windows for Business
The Windows 8.1 Desktop gives you all the power of Windows 7 and gives you better security, speed and flexibility.
Touch Windows 8
Windows 8.1 touch-devices like Surface Pro 2 combine the power and simplicity of Windows 8 with the mobility of a tablet.
IE 11

A more productive web

From opening the browser to loading pages with stunning app-like performance, you can make the most of what the web has to offer with the new Internet Explorer 11.

Fast and Fluid
Built to take advantage of the full power of Windows 8, Internet Explorer 11 starts and loads sites almost instantly.
Safe and secure
Industry-leading SmartScreen technology helps protect against socially engineered computer viruses and malware.
Clean & uncomplicated
Controls appear when you need them and vanish when you don’t, giving you full-screen browsing

A smarter way to connect

Bypass the cost of mobile or landlines with Skype. Call, video conference or instant message employees or clients directly from most any device.

Connect for free
Call and conference with anyone else on Skype for free and avoid the cost of calling mobiles and landlines.
More than talk
Share information and ideas with your team using instant messaging, file sharing and group video.
Highly compatible
Most features are available across a wide range of devices and operating systems.
  • An education in cutting costs

    Play and Learn saves big with Office 365

    Providing a fun learning experience to over 1,200 children became much more affordable after Play and Learn avoided costly server upgrades by adopting the cloud services of Office 365.