The latest Microsoft Office gives you access to your familiar Office applications, email, calendar, HD video conferencing, and most up-to-date documents.*
For Microsoft Volume Licensing customers, the latest Office provides more business value in each product offering plus new, innovative integrated Microsoft Office Web App capabilities.* Software Assurance customers benefit from an efficient migration path to Office and can take advantage of training, deployment planning, technical support benefits, and more to get the most out of the software.
*An appropriate device, Internet connection, and supported Windows Internet Explorer Internet browser, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari browser are required. Use of some devices or functionalities may require the purchase of separate licenses.
Office in Volume Licensing
Licenses for Office Professional Plus 2013, Office Standard 2013, and Office 365 ProPlus* are available through Volume Licensing.
*Some Office 365 plans include Office 365 ProPlus.
Office Professional Plus 2013 offers a complete toolset for both individual and team productivity and connects users to key business processes. The enhanced Enterprise Server Integration Features provide out-of-the-box integration with Microsoft Business Productivity server solutions—including Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, and Microsoft Lync Server 2013—creating new opportunities to collaborate within and across corporate boundaries, manage content more efficiently, and streamline everyday business processes.
Office Standard 2013 provides a comprehensive toolset for individual productivity including the tools you need to manage e-mail and to quickly and easily create great-looking documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.
Office 365 ProPlus offers the same application experiences as Office Professional Plus 2013 installed locally on your computer. It is offered as a subscription service on a per user basis and each license allow installation on five devices at at time.
All Office licenses acquired through Volume Licensing include Office Web Apps and Commercial Use Rights for Office Home & Student 2013 RT for the primary user of the licensed device. These programs and online companion apps help people better manage their personal information and collaborate on documents and projects.
The following are included in the Office suites available through Volume Licensing.
Office Professional Plus 2013
Office Standard 2013
Office 365 ProPlus
|Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software|
|Microsoft PowerPoint presentation graphics program|
|Microsoft Outlook messaging and collaboration client|
|Microsoft OneNote note-taking program|
|Microsoft Office Web Apps|
|Commercial User Rights for Office Home and Student 2013 RT (NEW!)|
|Microsoft InfoPath information-gathering program|| |
|Microsoft Lync Server communications software|| |
|Microsoft Access database software|| |
Software Assurance for Microsoft Office
Microsoft Volume Licensing customers with active Software Assurance get more productivity value through their agreement by taking advantage of the new version software rights and by leveraging the deployment and productivity benefits included with Software Assurance.
Software Assurance Migration
Volume Licensing customers licensed for Office Professional Plus 2010 with active Software Assurance coverage at the time of Office 2013 availability have rights to Office Professional Plus 2013. Office Standard 2010 customers with active Software Assurance coverage at the time of Office 2013 availability have rights to Office Standard 2013.
When you add Software Assurance for Office, you get additional benefits including the following:
Office Roaming Use Rights: Allow your users to access Office suites deployed on a network server from a third-party device by the primary user of the work licensed device. You can also install a copy of Office software on a USB drive and use it on a third-party device. Office Roaming Use Rights apply only for use off your or your affiliates’ premises.
Planning Services: Help streamline software implementation with structured planning services from Microsoft partners covering Desktop (Office and/or Windows), SharePoint, and Exchange.
New Software Versions: Upgrade every license covered under Software Assurance to the newest version when available.
Home Use Program (HUP): Increase efficiencies of users when they use the same software at home with low-cost home use licenses.
E-Learning: Prepare your users for new software versions with self-paced, interactive, online training that Microsoft experts develop.
Training Vouchers: Keep your IT staff up-to-date with classroom technical trainings.
Multilanguage User Interface (MUI): Support your multilingual business needs on your desktops with the Office Multilanguage User Interface.