|Includes online versions |
of Office, plus email
|Includes full, installed Office |
for desktop, plus email
|Microsoft 365 |
|Microsoft 365 |
|$6.00 user/monthBased on Annual CommitmentStart Trial||$12.50 user/monthBased on Annual CommitmentStart Trial|
|Note: Microsoft® Teams replaces Skype for Business Online as Microsoft’s professional online meeting solution.|| |
Online meetings with Office Online, email, and file storage and sharing
Online meetings with everything in Office 365 Business Essentials
|Risk-free trial||2 days||2 days|
|Connect from Skype for Business desktop app or from web|
|Schedule meetings in Outlook|
|Join anonymously from web browser or free mobile apps|
Share your presentation and transfer control to other meeting participants
Record audio and video calls
Presence and group IM
Transfer files in IM
|Audio and HD video calling to Skype for Business users|
|Advanced meeting options including Polls and Q&A|
Online versions of Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
File storage and sharing with 1 TB storage per user
Business class email, calendar, and contacts with a 50 GB inbox per user
|Full, installed Office applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher, and OneNote on up to 5 PCs or Macs per user|
|Office on tablets and phones for the full, installed Office experience on up to 5 tablets and 5 phones per user|
|Integration with on-premises communications systems, such as PBX and video teleconferencing systems|
|$6.00user/monthBased on Annual CommitmentStart Trial||$12.50user/monthBased on Annual CommitmentStart Trial|
FAQ - Your questions? We got answers!
How exactly will Apps4Rent help me with these plans?
Apps4Rent will help you to set up your DNS server and external firewall to optimally deal with Skype for Business Online network traffic. We will also assist in setting up mobile clients and creating new users. We advise you on the right choice of plans, for using Internet Protocol (IP) phones with Skype for Business.
Is a Skype for Business accounts separate from personal Skype account?
Yes. Skype for Business will use the Active Directory credentials. Personal Skype account will continue to use the individual’s Skype ID.
As a current customer, how do I get Skype for Business?
If you are a current Lync Server customer with Software Assurance, you will automatically be able to use Skype for Business. Office 365 customers with Lync Online will receive updates automatically. The way Lync was earlier, Skype for Business will also be an integral part and experience for Office as well as Office 365.