Office 365 is a cloud-based Microsoft productivity suite that provides access to Microsoft services and software. You can access Office 365 through a web browser or a mobile device.
What does this mean to you?
Your email and calendar service will be migrated to Microsoft’s Office 365 platform. It is safe, secure, and mobile friendly.
Why Office 365?
Office 365 provides ISU with several benefits. While the initial focus is on email and calendar functionality, it will expand to include productivity features such as Skype, OneNote, OneDrive, and many other tools.
Advantages to Office 365 Email and Calendar
Always up to date, wherever you access it:Office 365 syncs emails, calendars, and contact information across your devices in real time. So it’s up to date, no matter what device is in your hand.
Safeguard your mobile data:If you lose your phone, don’t panic. With Office 365, you can wipe your data from it remotely to prevent unauthorized access to your information.
Built-in defense for security:You’ll have industry-leading anti-malware protection and anti-spam filtering to guard your email from those ever-present mail threats.
What's the difference between Microsoft Office and Office 365?
Microsoft Office is a productivity suite that includes common desktop applications like Word and Excel. "Office 365” refers to a subscription-based service that includes access to Microsoft Office applications plus other services that are enabled over the Internet, such as OneDrive, Mail, Project, etc. Office 365 is a cloud-based service that allows access to these features from anywhere and on many devices, providing greater flexibility for the user.