Office 365 Pros and Cons

Office 365 Pros

Girish Vijay
Deputy Manager IT at Carl Bechem Lubricants India Pvt Ltd
Quarantine email alerts to users to allow the email to their inbox (tricky but handy) - tricky if one doesn't have third-party email security, handy if one has got good third party email security).
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reviewer1226838
Head of Solutions Delivery (Systems) at a wellness & fitness company with 201-500 employees
It's nice that it's an all-in-one solution and everything is all in one place.
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Michael Ndwiga
IT Officer at Kim-Fay EA Ltd
The products are quite simple for the end-users to use, the up-time is very good, the product is practically maintenance-free, and the multi-layer security is excellent from the security standpoint.
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reviewer1389846
Cloud Security Lead at a security firm with 1-10 employees
Reliable without any glitches.
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Moshe Golan
BI/Qlikview Architect at DataForce Ltd.
The integration with other applications is pretty good.
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Giancarlo Proença
User
The most valuable feature is the integration with OneDrive, which has allowed us, a small business, easy access to a cloud environment, with no need to back up the data from five different computers.
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VladimirSekerka
Security Specialist at a tech consulting company with 1-10 employees
Many of the features in Office 365 are good, but I think Excel is a very good tool.
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reviewer1383345
Managing Consultant at a consultancy with 201-500 employees
The solution is quite intuitive and easy to use.
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Manas Jain
Director - R&D at Axtria - Ingenious Insights
Using Office 365 has allowed us to go digital and onboard people seamlessly for working at home during the COVID pandemic.
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reviewer1389651
Certified Adjunct Faculty, School of Engineering and Computing at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
My primary use case is for preparing presentations to teach, often on PowerPoint.
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Office 365 Cons

Girish Vijay
Deputy Manager IT at Carl Bechem Lubricants India Pvt Ltd
Data protection and email security are almost the same for all the organizations, irrespective of their segment (SMB or enterprises), with standard subscription at least basic Data loss prevention and Advance threat protection can be enabled for SMB segments, it is available in enterprise version / Premium versions.
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reviewer1226838
Head of Solutions Delivery (Systems) at a wellness & fitness company with 201-500 employees
The one big problem with the solution is if you are presenting in Teams and someone puts their hand up, you don't get a notification. If you are running a meeting and just presenting you don't know that people have their hands up and want to ask a question.
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Michael Ndwiga
IT Officer at Kim-Fay EA Ltd
The online applications have limited functionality compared to the local applications.
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reviewer1389846
Cloud Security Lead at a security firm with 1-10 employees
Could include integration with other single sign-on solutions.
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Moshe Golan
BI/Qlikview Architect at DataForce Ltd.
If two people update the same file, it causes issues.
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Giancarlo Proença
User
Integration between Outlook calendar and Google Calendar would be a good improvement since many of our team use Android phones and personal Gmail accounts as their main calendar application.
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VladimirSekerka
Security Specialist at a tech consulting company with 1-10 employees
Using Visual Basic, I have had a lot of trouble with relative paths when programming for Excel, and sometimes it is very difficult to debug programs.
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reviewer1383345
Managing Consultant at a consultancy with 201-500 employees
I'm not sure if there are areas of improvement. For us, it's working quite well.
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Manas Jain
Director - R&D at Axtria - Ingenious Insights
Integration with other platforms can be improved.
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reviewer1389651
Certified Adjunct Faculty, School of Engineering and Computing at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
In terms of improvement, it should have tutorials when you first have the opportunity to use it, to be able to really learn it.
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Learn what your peers think about Office 365. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: January 2021.
455,164 professionals have used our research since 2012.