What is Microsoft 365?


Microsoft 365 is a complete, intelligent solution for our commercial customers to empower everyone to be creative and work together, securely. 
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Microsoft 365 Enterprise includes Office 365 Enterprise, Windows 10 Enterprise, and Enterprise Mobility + Security and is offered in two plans - Microsoft 365 E3 and Microsoft 365 E5. Both plans provide customers with a comprehensive set of productivity and security capabilities, while Microsoft 365 E5 provides the latest and most advanced innovations in security, compliance, analytics and collaboration.

The following Online Services are included in the Microsoft 365 Enterprise suites, available through Volume Licensing.

 

Microsoft 365 Enterprise Service Plans

F1

E3

E5

E5 Security

E5 Compliance

Windows 10

Windows 10 Enterprise (local only)

Windows 10 Enterprise

Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection

Enterprise Mobility + Security

Azure Active Directory Premium Plan 1 (plan details can be found here)

Azure Active Directory Premium Plan 2 (plan details can be found here)

Azure Advance Threat Protection

Azure Information Protection Plan 1 (plan details can be found here)

Azure Information Protection Plan 2 (plan details can be found here)

Azure Rights Management

Cloud App Security Discovery

Microsoft Azure Multi-Factor Authentication

Microsoft Intune

Office 365

Office 365 ProPlus

Office Online

Office Mobile Apps for Office 365

Exchange Online Plan 2 (plan details can be found here)

Exchange Online Kiosk (plan details can be found here)

Office 365 Advanced eDiscovery

Office 365 Advanced Compliance

Data Loss Prevention

SharePoint Online Plan 2 (plan details can be found here)

SharePoint Online Kiosk (plan details can be found here)

Microsoft Teams

Skype for Business Online Plan 2 (plan details can be found here)

                                                      (plan limits can be found here)

Skype for Business Online Plan 1 (plan details can be found here)

                                                      (plan limits can be found here)

Audio Conferencing

Phone System

Mobile Device Management for Office 365

Office 365  Advance Threat Protection Plan 1

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection Plan 2

Office 365 Privileged Access Management

Flow for Office 365

Microsoft Forms

Microsoft MyAnalytics

Microsoft Planner

Microsoft StaffHub

Microsoft Stream for Office 365 for Firstline (plan details can be found here)

Microsoft Stream for Office 365 for E3 (plan details can be found here)

Microsoft Stream for Office 365 for E5 (plan details can be found here)

Power BI Pro

Power Apps for Office 365

Sway

To-Do

Yammer Enterprise

* For information on potential limitations for the service plans described above, please go here.

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Yes, customers can buy all the product components separately: Office 365, Windows 10 Enterprise, and Enterprise Mobility + Security.

Yes, depending on the subscription level, customers can combine their Microsoft 365 Enterprise subscriptions with plans and add-ons from Azure, Dynamics 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security, and Office 365.

The Microsoft 365 Enterprise brand is built on the foundation of Secure Productive Enterprise. Secure Productive Enterprise is no longer available for purchase. As we release new capabilities as part of Office 365, Windows 10 Enterprise, and Enterprise Mobility + Security, we will continue to provide simpler offerings for customers and a more unified go-to-market motion with Microsoft 365 Enterprise.

 

We continue to build Microsoft 365 Enterprise on what we set in motion last year by delivering the best value to customers with:

  • Best in class security and productivity 
  • Continued Microsoft suite momentum 
  • A unified per-user cloud offering 
  • A compelling cost and value solution 
 

Microsoft 365 Enterprise customers with 500 seats or fewer will be onboarded to Microsoft Teams and will not have access to Skype for Business Online.

Microsoft 365 E3 and E5 provide the right to access server software running on Licensed Servers or to Manage Operating System Environments for the following products: Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, Skype for Business Server, Windows Multipoint Server, Windows Server, Advanced Threat Analytics, System Center Configuration Manager, and System Center Endpoint Protection.


 
Microsoft 365 F1 provide the right to access server software running on Licensed Servers or to Manage Operating System Environments for the following products: Windows Server, Advanced Threat Analytics, System Center Configuration Manager, and System Center Endpoint Protection.

Microsoft 365 E3 and E5 provide the right to install Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, and Skype for Business Server software on any Server dedicated to Customer’s use. Only Microsoft 365 E3 and E5 users may access those server instances.

 

Microsoft 365 F1 does not provide rights to install or access server software Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, and Skype for Business Server.

Microsoft 365 FromSA E3 and E5 subscriptions provide the right to install one local copy of Office Professional Plus software. Only the users assigned the Microsoft 365 FromSA E3 and E5 subscriptions may access the copy of Office Professional Plus software.

 

Standard Microsoft 365 F1, E3, and E5 subscriptions do not provide rights to install Office Professional Plus software or access the copy of Office Professional Plus software made available to Microsoft 365 FromSA E3 and E5 subscriptions.

Customers with Microsoft 365 E3 subscriptions are eligible to purchase Microsoft 365 E5 Compliance and/or Microsoft 365 E5 Security as add-ons to their Microsoft 365 E3 subscriptions.