Compare suites available through Volume Licensing
If you need to purchase five or more licenses, Microsoft Office 2010 offers two suites that are available through Volume Licensing–Office Professional Plus 2010 and Office Standard 2010. See the comparison page for other Office 2010 suites if you need fewer than five licenses.
The following table illustrates the different applications in the two suites. The suites also differ in the level of integration with related business productivity servers.
 
   
Word 2010
Word 2010
Transform your ideas into professional-looking documents.
Excel 2010
Excel 2010
Achieve valuable insights with powerful analysis tools.
PowerPoint 2010
PowerPoint 2010
Turn your ideas into impactful presentations.
OneNote 2010
OneNote 2010
Collect your information in one easy-to-find place.
Outlook 2010 with Business Contact Manager
Outlook 2010 with Business Contact Manager
All of the benefits of Outlook 2010, plus powerful customer and contact management.
Publisher 2010
Publisher 2010
Create professional-quality publications and marketing materials.
Access 2010
Access 2010
Track and report important information with easy-to-use database tools.
InfoPath 2010
InfoPath 2010
Quickly collect the information your business needs with easy-to-create forms.
SharePoint Workspace 2010
SharePoint Workspace 2010
Stay productive with the freedom to take shared content with you while on the go.
 
Communicator 2007 R21
Be more productive by communicating and collaborating easily with others in differentlocations.
 
Office Web Apps (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote)
 
Information rights management and policy capabilities2
 
Contextual access to business and social networking2
 
Integrated enterprise content management2
 
Publish data insights2
 
Unified instant messaging, presence, and voice2
 
Managed e-mail folders and retention policy2
 
Integrated electronic forms2
Office Standard 2010
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
 
 
 
 
Included
Limited
Limited
Limited
Limited
Limited
 
 
Office Professional Plus 2010
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
Included
 
  1. Microsoft Office Communicator 2010 is scheduled for release in the second half of 2010.
  2. The suites provide different levels of integration with business productivity servers. Learn more.