Friday, July 14, 2017

Microsoft 365 now available

During Microsoft Inspire 2017 event, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveiled Microsoft 365, which brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security, delivering a complete, intelligent and secure solution to empower employees and address your Organization needs for a modern workplace.

To address the commercial needs from the largest enterprise to the smallest business, Microsoft 365 comes in two ways Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Microsoft 365 Business

Microsoft 365 Enterprise is designed for large organizations and integrates Office 365 Enterprise, Windows 10 Enterprise and Enterprise Mobility + Security to empower employees to be creative and work together, securely.

Microsoft 365 Enterprise is offered in two plans—Microsoft 365 E3 and Microsoft 365 E5. Both are available for purchase on August 1, 2017.

Microsoft 365 Business is designed for small- to medium-sized businesses with up to 300 users and integrates Office 365 Business Premium with tailored security and management features from Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security.

Microsoft 365 Business will be available in public preview on August 2, 2017. It will become generally available on a worldwide basis in the fall of 2017, priced at US $20 per user, per month.

In addition for small-to-medium sized customers, Microsoft announced the preview of three new business applications that are coming for Office 365 Business Premium and Microsoft 365 Business:

Microsoft Connections —A simple-to-use email marketing service.
Microsoft Listings —An easy way to publish your business information on top sites.
Microsoft Invoicing —A new way to create professional invoices and get paid fast.

Also Microsoft team announced new mileage tracking app, MileIQ, which is now included with Office 365 Business Premium.

Review the Microsoft Business Center support article for more updates.

Access the Official Blog post here: Introducing Microsoft 365

Read the related EMS Blog post here: Microsoft 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security

Access the quick Microsoft 365 Overview video here: Microsoft 365 Overview and Briefing (Video)

Review real time Customer case study here: Fruit of the Loom thrives in digital era with Microsoft 365 Enterprise

Also read this great write-up from Aaron Dinnage MSFT: Unpacking Microsoft 365

Another great Blog post from "Matt Soseman's "The Productive Cloud" Blog" here: How Microsoft 365 Enables Me to Rebuild My PC over Lunch

Finally watch Microsoft Inspire 2017 on-demand Session Videos related to Microsoft Office 365 here: Inspire 2017 Microsoft 365 Session Recordings


Microsoft 365 Documentation is now available

Access here: Microsoft 365 Documentation


Deployment guide for Microsoft 365 Enterprise is now available

The Microsoft 365 Enterprise Deployment Guide steps you through the correct and required configuration of Microsoft 365 Enterprise products and features.

Access here: Microsoft 365 Enterprise deployment guide


Microsoft Opened up the public preview of its recently announced Microsoft 365 Business on August 2nd.

Access the new Microsoft Tech Community "Microsoft 365" space for the latest updates.


Microsoft 365 is the new modern workplace Solution that empowers everyone to be creative and work together,securely. Microsoft team is continuously working to add new features in to this space, and as a part of this, now you have the latest innovation -  the ability to deploy Office 365 ProPlus applications to Windows 10 devices from the cloud with Intune.

Access the Official Blog post here to know more: Deploying Office 365 ProPlus with Microsoft Intune


New Microsoft 365 Enterprise dev/test environment is now available, this dev/test environment consists of:

  • An Office 365 E5 trial subscription
  • An EMS E5 trial subscription
  • An on-premises or cloud-based computer running Windows 10 Enterprise

Access the Dev/Test environment here: New Microsoft 365 Enterprise dev/test environment

Note: This new article replaces the "Office 365 and EMS dev/test environment" article previously published.


Learn how Microsoft 365 Enterprise supports GDPR compliance through this interactive demos

Access the demos here: Microsoft GDPR Compliance Demos


Microsoft announced New capabilities in Microsoft 365 help simplify your GDPR compliance journey.

Access here to know more: New Microsoft 365 features to accelerate GDPR compliance


Get to know about the new Microsoft 365 F1 plan, This new plan is specifically designed for First Line workers, and brings together Office 365 F1 (formally K1), Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security .

Access here to know more: Maximize the impact of your Firstline Workforce


Access Microsoft Ignite 2017 Sessions on demand to know more on Microsoft 365.

Access Microsoft Ignite 2018 Sessions on demand to know the latest updates on Microsoft 365


Microsoft 365 Education is now available

Microsoft 365 Education is mainly focused for School Students and Teachers, Microsoft 365 education includes Office 365 for Education, Windows 10, Enterprise Mobility + Security, and Minecraft: Education Edition.

Access here to know more: Microsoft 365 Education


Microsoft 365 Business reached General Availability on Oct 31 2017.

Also General availability of three new business apps - Microsoft Connections, Microsoft Listings and Microsoft Invoicing—which join Microsoft Bookings, Outlook Customer Manager, and MileIQ to create a suite of capabilities to help small businesses grow and thrive. These new apps are now available in Microsoft 365 Business and Office 365 Business Premium for customers in the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

In addition, Microsoft StaffHub, an app to help Firstline Workers manage their workday, is now included in Microsoft 365 Business and Office 365 Business Premium subscriptions.

Access the Official Blog post to know more: Empower your team and safeguard your business with Microsoft 365 Business


Access the New Microsoft 365 Business Crash course e-book here: Crash course in Microsoft 365 Business


Access the new Microsoft Virtual Academy course on Microsoft 365 Business

Access the course here: Microsoft 365 Business Single Complete Solution for SMEs

Stay tuned for more updates...

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