Many of us are Familiar with Office 365, but What About Microsoft 365?
- Are the two one and the same product?
- Is Microsoft 365 just another name for Office 365?
- Has Office 365 been re-branded as Microsoft 365?
The short answer is no! Office 365 and Microsoft 365 are not the same product.
However, even when you Google Microsoft 365, the search returns a page where the majority of listings are for Office 365….
You can read more about the different Office 365 plans and benefits of Office 365 by downloading our full “Office 365 vs Microsoft 365” document here.
Microsoft 365 is the latest software-as-a-service subscription plan from Microsoft, which is essentially an all-in-one product bundle which comprises 3 key elements:
- Office 365
- Windows 10
- Enterprise Mobility & Security (EMS)
There are 3 main plans:
- Microsoft 365 Business
- Microsoft 365 Enterprise (E3 and E5)
- Microsoft 365 Education
Microsoft 365 Business is primarily intended for organisations with less than 300 users, while the E3 and E5 Enterprise plans, with additional in-depth security and device management, are more focused on larger enterprises with more than 300 users.