What is Office 365


Office 365 is the subscription packages which entail access to Office programs as well as other productivity services which are based on the cloud. Office 365 entails packages for both business and home usage. The Office 365 for Home package consists of the basic features. Office 365 for the Business package has services like Skype for Business web conferencing and Exchange Online hosted email for business as well as online storage in OneDrive for Business.

Several Office 365 packages also entail the desktop variety of the most recent Office programs, which a user may install on several devices. The completely installed applications are Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, OneNote and Outlook where Publisher and Access may only be installed on computers. It is possible to install these applications on several devices such as desktops, laptops, Android mobile devices and Apple mobile devices. Once you possess an active Office 365 subscription which entails the desktop version of Office, you will find yourself with the most-recently updated version of the programs.

The Office 365 packages which are exclusively for online use only are an ideal selection for particular business needs.

They are also designed to function with the most recent version of Office and Office 2013. Versions older than Office 2013 like Office 2007 and Office 2010 may operate with Office 365 however the functionality will be lowered. All Office packages are bought on subscription plans for a monthly or annual subscription.

People with a subscription to Office 365 may install Office maximum of 5 computers, 5 tablets, and 5 smartphones. Hybrid Window devices may be considered as either a computer or a tablet.

Installation and activation of Office 365 need Internet access. As well as to control your subscription account. Internet access is also needed to gain access to Office 365 cloud productivity applications such as email, IT management, audio or video conferencing as well as many other. Several Office 365 packages entail the desktop version of Office. An advantage of possessing the desktop version of Office programs means that you do not need an Internet connection to work and still maintain the belief that once you do get an Internet connection, the tasks you have completed will automatically sink meaning that you do not need to bother with the fear of getting late documents.

Office 365 identifies if updates are needed automatically and begin installing these updates once the user agrees or automatically.

Office 365 also has customized packages for mobile devices. Some of these packages include Office for Android, Office for iPad, Office Mobile, Outlook Mobile, OneNote, OWA, Lync Mobile and SharePoint Newsfeed.

Why Choose Pegas

Office 365 is incredibly scalable and is capable of supporting a wide variety from a single-person business to organizations with tens of thousands of users. The Office 365 Business packages are ideal for organizations with 1 to 400 users. The Office 365 Enterprise packages are more suited for companies with at least one user to 50,000 and more users. We would love to help your business become more productive and to solve all of your Information technology needs for your company. Give us a call at (207) 835-4053 to get started today.

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