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Office 365

Office 365 is Microsoft’s most complete, secure suite of cloud productivity services designed for the cloud. It's sold as suites available for every organization irrespective of their size. Some suites include Office 365 Pro Plus, which delivers the full downloadable Office client along with set of web-based applications (including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), business-class email, file sharing, meetings and communications solutions, and an internal collaboration social network. Each suite helps keep your data private and protected from potential threats by focusing on security needs at every level. Office 365 gives users access to the productivity solutions from anywhere, provides simple management IT solutions, and comes with a financially backed Service Level Agreement.

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

Online Services
Office 365 Business Essentials
Office 365 Business Premium
Office 365 F1
Office 365 E1
Office 365 E3
Office 365 E5
Office Online
Office 365 Business
Office 365 Pro Plus
Exchange Online
Exchange Online K1
Exchange Online Plan 1
Exchange Online Plan 2
SharePoint Online
SharePoint Online K1
SharePoint Online Plan 1
SharePoint Online Plan 2
Skype for Business Online Plan 1
Skype for Business Online Plan 2
Audio Conferencing
Phone Systems
OneDrive for Business Plan 1
OneDrive for Business Plan 2
Microsoft Stream Plan 1
Microsoft Stream Plan 2
Microsoft Flow Plan 1
Microsoft MyAnalytics
Microsoft PowerApps for Office 365
Microsoft PowerApps Plan 1
Microsoft Power BI Pro
Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
Office 365 Advanced Compliance
Office 365 Cloud App Security
Office 365 Threat Intelligence
Detailed information on how to buy and license Office 365 is available in the Office 365 Licensing Guide.

Office 2019

Office 2019 is Microsoft Office’s latest software that gives you access to your familiar Office applications, email, calendar, HD video conferencing, and most up-to-date documents.*
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 Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari web browser are required. Use of some devices or functionalities may require the purchase of separate licenses.
The following software is included in the Office 2019 suites, available through Volume Licensing.
Office Standard 2019
Office Professional Plus 2019
Office 2019 for Mac
Access 2019
Excel 2019
Outlook 2019
PowerPoint 2019
Publisher 2019
Skype for Business 2019
Web Apps
Word 2019
Work at Home
Excel 2019 for Mac
Outlook 2019 for Mac
PowerPoint 2019 for Mac
Word for Mac 2019

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