Office 365 – An integrated cloud-hosted system that provides you the core technology elements to run your business all for a single monthly subscription.
By subscribing to Office 365 you can enable your business with the very latest ‘enterprise-grade’ email, file sharing and collaboration services together with licences to run the very latest Microsoft Office PC and Mac applications. Office 365 isn’t only restricted to PC users as it offers a great experience across all device platforms.
Prior to Office 365 if you wanted to use these services you would have probably needed an air conditioned server room with a rack of servers. You would then need to stump up many thousands of pounds for software licences. It would have been a similar situation for Microsoft Office. You purchase a quantity of Office licences either in retail boxes or through a Microsoft volume licence agreement, with each licence costing around £400. A few years later when new versions of applications are released you would to repeat the same cycle, all over again. Office 365 has changed things as it now enables you to use any or all of these products (depending on the plan you subscribe to) for a fixed monthly fee based on the number of users you have. Your costs become fixed and predictable based directly on your organisational headcount. Not forgetting, If you take out a subscription through us you also get user and admin level technical support, domain and web hosting as well as our Office 365 managed administration service included.
What can Office 365 do for my business?
With Office 365 you can perform all your important daily tasks easily using virtually any device. Whether you use a PC, Mac, iPAD, mobile phone or even just a web browser you can create and edit documents, share work with colleagues as well as keep in touch with contacts via instant messaging, video chat and online meetings. All for a very reasonable monthly fee and with the added reassurance of the Microsoft 99.9% uptime guarantee.
With Office 365, using your favourite Microsoft® applications you can create, collaborate and communicate using the latest Microsoft tools:
Business Class email with a massive 50GB storage allowance for each user as well as email, calendar, contact and task sync across all devices helps you stay organised in your daily life.
More than just a document store SharePoint Online can deliver services and applications to reduce paperwork and dramatically transform your business.
Collaborate instantaneously, video conference with colleagues and clients and host webinars simply with Skype for Business.
It’s not all about ‘Cloud’ as selected Office 365 subscriptions come with a licencing to install the latest version of Microsoft Office Desktop Suite on up to 5 PCs and/or Macs as well as use mobile versions of Office on SmartPhones.