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Microsoft made a big leap into the cloud with its Office 365 service, answering to the increasing demand for enterprise-level online productivity services that are becoming a necessity for organizations with offices in multiple locations. With Office as an established brand among enterprise users and a progressive rate of cloud adoption, Microsoft can potentially tap deeper into the enterprise market with its Office 365 offering.
Microsoft’s Office 365 is a suite of cloud-based business productivity services that unifies the software giant’s existing online application offerings including Microsoft Office web apps, SharePoint Online, Lync, and Exchange Online. This subscription based service integrates cloud-based syncing and collaboration and allows users to access their productivity apps from anywhere in the world and from a variety of devices, including iPhones, Blackberry and Windows Phone. The guaranteed uptime for Office 365 is 99.9%. Microsoft has prepared flexible pricing packages for Office 365 in order to accommodate different budgets and fit the needs of businesses of all size, from small startups to large enterprises.