Licensing Options

How to Buy Online Services

For organizations with more than 250 PCs, we recommend that you add Microsoft Online Services through a Volume Licensing program such as the Enterprise Agreement. Smaller organizations should choose the Microsoft Online Subscription Program (MOSP) or "Subscribe Now" option.

Add Online Services to the Enterprise Agreement, Enterprise Subscription Agreement, or Campus and School Agreement

Contact your Microsoft account manager or preferred reseller to add the following products:

Add other Online Services to any Microsoft Volume Licensing agreement

Communication and Collaboration

  • Exchange Hosted Encryption

  • Exchange Online Archiving

  • Groove Enterprise Services

  • Office Live Communications Server Public Instant Messaging Connectivity (LCS PIC)

  • Office Live Meeting

  • Tellme


  • Forefront Client Security

  • Forefront Online Protection for Exchange

  • Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server

  • Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint

  • Forefront Security for Office Communications Server


  • Bing Maps

  • Microsoft Learning Solutions

Subscribe now through the Microsoft Online Subscription Program

For Microsoft Office 365: Take your business to the cloud and be more productive from more places. Explore your options for putting Office 365 to work for you. Visit the Office 365 Web site for details.

For the Windows Azure Platform: Choose from two basic offers when purchasing a Windows Azure platform subscription. First, a consumption-based offer that requires no commitment where you pay monthly only for what you use. Second, a subscription-based offer that gives you a discounted price level in return for a six-month commitment to pay a monthly base fee. Visit the Windows Azure Web site for details.

For Microsoft Dynamics CRM: Combine familiar Microsoft Office applications with powerful CRM software to improve marketing effectiveness, boost sales, and enrich customer service interactions. Microsoft Dynamics CRM equips business professionals with access to customer information through a familiar Microsoft Outlook experience which helps ensure rapid user adoption and fast results. Visit the Dynamics CRM Web site for details.

For Windows Intune: Get management and security capabilities through a single Web-based console so you can keep your computers and users operating at peak performance from anywhere. Visit the Windows Intune Web site for details.

  • We pay $125 a month for our Microsoft Online Services versus $1,500 a month for a consultant to manage our on-site servers.

    Jim Nolan,
    James C. Nolan Law Office

  • Using Microsoft Online Services, we saved US$50,000 in up-front costs to build a business platform.

    John Thomas,
    Director of Information Technology

  • With Microsoft Online Services, we could save 3 million SEK [US$334,000] annually in server depreciation costs.

    Pia Hofstedt,
    Director of IT

  • By moving to Microsoft Online Services, we were able to instantly acquire a single, standardized communications and collaboration foundation.

    Andrea Corneo,
    Chief Information Officer

  • We wanted to give our corporate operational staff more time to devise winning jewelry strategies and marketing campaigns and free our store people to sell.

    Jim Rouse,
    Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
    REEDS Jewelers

  • Microsoft Online Services enabled employees to collaborate better, communicate more efficiently, and be significantly more productive.

    Keith Morrow,

  • Microsoft helped us launch from a legacy infrastructure to a solution that provided better business value to all our people.

    Kevin Flowers,
    Director of Enabling Technologies
    Coca-Cola Enterprises

  • Microsoft Online Services gives us an easy way to grow rapidly without managing an expensive, cumbersome IT infrastructure.

    Derk Rietveld,
    Chief Executive Officer and Orthopedic Surgeon

For Partners

See how organizations that offer hosted software and services to end customers can benefit from the Microsoft Services Provider License Agreement (SPLA).