What is Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise?

Microsoft Office Online Review

Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise (formerly Office 365 ProPlus) is a business subscription plan that charges per user rather than per device. It offers subscribed users more Microsoft Office applications and services than the other options.

Subscribers to Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise install all related Microsoft products and services on up to five Windows or Mac computers, five iOS or Android tablets, and up to five iPhone or Android smartphones.

This subscription model may be less expensive for businesses with a small number of employees who use multiple devices. It can be more expensive for companies with many employees who each use only one device. In the latter case, a Microsoft 365 plan that charges per device would be a more suitable option.

Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise works on both Windows and Mac computers.


What apps come with Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise?

Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise includes the following Office apps.

Microsoft Teams

As part of the Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise subscription, all Office applications receive the latest software updates as soon as they are released. Mobile versions of each app are available for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. You can use online versions of Word, OneNote, PowerPoint, and Excel on any device, anytime.

In addition to apps and related services, Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise subscribers have access to 1TB of cloud storage on OneDrive.

The subscription includes administration tools for adding and removing users and installing and updating Office apps on multiple devices.

Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise vs. Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 is an umbrella term that encompasses all Microsoft 365 subscription plans offered by Microsoft. Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise is one of many plans.

Microsoft 365 subscriptions include apps like Word, Excel, and Outlook for a fixed monthly fee. Each formula is geared towards different use cases, however, such as how many people need to access the apps and whether the user is an individual, student, or business.

The Microsoft 365 Business plan, for example, includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and OneDrive, while the Microsoft 365 Business Premium plan includes the same apps plus email hosting, Outlook Exchange, OneDrive, SharePoint, and Microsoft Teams.

Microsoft offers several types of Microsoft 365 plans, ranging from those for casual users and students to small businesses and large corporations.

Where can I buy Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise?

Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise is not heavily promoted on official Microsoft websites and social media accounts and is often absent from the main Microsoft 365 pages. The subscription comes with three different SKUs, with different product prices and offers.

Which devices support Microsoft Apps for enterprise?

Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise and its included apps and services support Windows devices from Windows 7, Android devices from KitKat (4.4.X), and iOS devices from iOS 10. Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise perpetually supports the two most recent versions of macOS.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here