Windows 11 Enterprise

Designed for hybrid work

Best productivity and collaboration experiences

Empower flexible work styles.

Industry-leading security from chip to cloud

Secure your corporate data, content, and apps on any device.

Simplicity and lowest total cost of ownership

Streamline deployment and management for distributed workforces.

Windows 11 in action

Best productivity and collaboration experiences

Empower flexible work styles.

The Windows 11 home screen.

Experience simple, modern visuals

Focus on what matters with an improved yet familiar Windows user experience, and instantly get to work.

The Windows 11 home screen showing multiple windows in perfect arrangement using snap assist.

Stay organized with snap assist

Easily pick up where you left off. Snap assist optimizes screen space and remembers layouts even after you dock and undock.1

An icon on the taskbar of Windows 11 showing that the microphone is muted

Use inclusive video conferencing

Turn your microphone on and off from the taskbar so everyone is heard. Keep the background in the background with intelligent noise cancelling and blur.

SHARE DELIVERY

Share a window while in a meeting

Easily share any open window from your taskbar during a call or in a hybrid meeting.

Two windows being run in Windows 11, one showing a new instance of Microsoft Edge being launched and one showing a Power Automate Desktop.

Focus on what’s important, automate the rest

Automate redundant and manual tasks from your desktop or web browser with Power Automate for desktop.

An Excel worksheet and a PowerPoint presentation being viewed at the same time on Windows 11.

Work seamlessly with Microsoft 365 apps

From the OS to the apps that run on it, everything works together.2

The Windows 11 home screen.

Experience simple, modern visuals

Focus on what matters with an improved yet familiar Windows user experience, and instantly get to work.

The Windows 11 home screen showing multiple windows in perfect arrangement using snap assist.

Stay organized with snap assist

Easily pick up where you left off. Snap assist optimizes screen space and remembers layouts even after you dock and undock.1

An icon on the taskbar of Windows 11 showing that the microphone is muted

Use inclusive video conferencing

Turn your microphone on and off from the taskbar so everyone is heard. Keep the background in the background with intelligent noise cancelling and blur.

SHARE DELIVERY

Share a window while in a meeting

Easily share any open window from your taskbar during a call or in a hybrid meeting.

Two windows being run in Windows 11, one showing a new instance of Microsoft Edge being launched and one showing a Power Automate Desktop.

Focus on what’s important, automate the rest

Automate redundant and manual tasks from your desktop or web browser with Power Automate for desktop.

An Excel worksheet and a PowerPoint presentation being viewed at the same time on Windows 11.

Work seamlessly with Microsoft 365 apps

From the OS to the apps that run on it, everything works together.2

Positioning Windows 11 and Preparing to Deploy

Industry-leading security from chip to cloud

Secure your corporate data, content, and apps on any device.

Get the most secure Windows yet

Elevate your protection with virtualization-based security and hypervisor-protected code integrity on by default.

Forget about passwords

Go passwordless using convenient, secure, multifactor, authentication with Windows Hello for Business.

Enable remote work

Ship users a company-owned, automatically provisioned device that complies with corporate policy.

Simplicity and lowest total cost of ownership

Streamline deployment and management for distributed workforces.

Manage from the cloud

Use cloud-based management and analytics to help deploy Windows 10 and Windows 11 side by side.

Move to Universal Print

Eliminate print servers and manage your printers from the cloud. Print securely from anywhere.

99% application compatibility

Have peace of mind knowing Windows 10 apps will work on Windows 11. App Assure helps remediate any app issues.4

Deploy devices with cloud configuration

Transform Windows 11 PCs into streamlined, easy-to-manage cloud endpoints.

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Early adoption of Windows 11 has helped us empower our people and take steps on our journey towards realizing an overarching future-focused strategy.

- Liz Cawson, Head of Operations IT, Tower Insurance New Zealand

Accenture.

Windows 11 early adopter feedback has been positive, with comments on the modern interface and tighter integration with Microsoft Teams that enables deeper collaboration across our hybrid workforce.

- Brad Nyers, Global IT Infrastructure Services Lead, Accenture

Windows 11 Enterprise plans

Windows 11 Enterprise is part of Microsoft 365 Enterprise, which provides productivity and collaboration apps, device management, and security services.

Windows Enterprise E3

For large and mid-size organizations with advanced security and comprehensive management needs.

  • Windows 11 Enterprise E3 upgrades Windows 11 Pro and adds:

    • A broad range of options for operating system deployment and update control.
    • Comprehensive device and app management.
    • Serverless print management with Universal Print.
    • Advanced protection against modern security threats.

  • Requirements:

    • Qualifying operating system: Windows 11 Pro.
    • Licensed per user, including Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 instances. See licensing details.

Windows Enterprise E5

For organizations that want to take advantage of a holistic, cloud-delivered endpoint security solution.

Windows Enterprise E3 in Microsoft 365 F3

For large and mid-size organizations with frontline workers.

  • Windows 11 Enterprise E3, included in Microsoft 365 F3 subscriptions, includes:

    • A broad range of options for operating system deployment and update control.
    • Comprehensive device and app management.
    • Serverless print management with Universal Print.
    • Advanced protection against modern security threats.

  • Requirements:

    • Qualifying operating system: Windows 11 Pro.
    • Licensed per user, including cloud management and virtualization. See licensing details.

What’s next for Windows 11

Learn more about new features and enhancements, coming soon to Windows 11.

Hybrid Windows for a hybrid world

Combine the power and security of the cloud with the versatility and simplicity of the PC.

Windows 11 resources

Windows 11 onboarding kit

Prepare, educate, and support people in your organization for the Windows 11 migration.

Deploying Windows 11 at Microsoft

Learn how Microsoft rolled out Windows 11 to 190,000 devices in under five weeks.

Resources for IT pros

Find Windows 11 FAQ, deployment readiness guidance, and other resources.

FastTrack for Windows 11

Get deployment guidance at no additional cost for Windows 11 Enterprise customers with 150 seats or more.

Windows 11 Pro

Windows 11 Pro is available on business-class PCs—a solid foundation for every business.

Enable your hybrid workforce

Windows 11 Enterprise is part of a complete productivity, mobility, and security solution.

1. Some layouts only available based on display resolution and scale settings. Apps that are no longer open will not be automatically put back in place. Apps that leave full screen mode when you undock will be conveniently positioned but will not resume full-screen mode.
2. Requires a Microsoft 365 Enterprise Apps subscription. Sold separately.
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4. Since 2018, App Assure has worked with thousands of customers and evaluated almost 1.1 million apps with a 99.7 percent app compatibility rate. For that remaining 0.3 percent, the App Assure team will engage directly with you to get your apps running. Learn more.