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Real User
System Administrator at Suez Canal Insurance
Jun 25 2017

What do you think of Office 365?

Office 365 is one of my most used applications. I love the way that I can leverage the Cloud capabilities of my Office applications to access from anywhere. I have access from my phone, tablet, laptop, desktop, etc., and it is always easy. Outlook is nice when I do not have access to laptop or phone (rare), and One Drive is my file collaboration solution. Although I like the functionality of One Drive, it can be frustrating if your IT team goes overboard on security. :) The single-sign-on we utilize at work keeps me signed in to all apps, and the applications load quickly and efficiently. Office 365 plus the 64-bit 2016 versions of the Office desktop applications is a great combination that I could not function without. I use Outlook, One Drive, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Yammer and Skype…
John ONeill
Real User
Principle consultant at Active Data Consulting Services Pty Ltd
Sep 06 2017

What is most valuable?

* Rapid deployment of Office functionality to users. * Ability to enforce global policies. * Security. Monthly… more»

How has it helped my organization?

We have found Office 365's many features and apps to be extremely useful, beyond the usual Word and Excel, which most… more»

What needs improvement?

Many of the compliance facilities, whilst available, require a bit of 'digging' around the back end of the admin/security… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

If you are a small business and/or have in-house technical capability, getting up and running with Office 365 is fairly… more»

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We were using Office 2007 before the upgrade, with various licensing scattered across the business. Office 365 gave us a… more»

What other advice do I have?

We've been very happy with Office 365 so far. We're looking to see how else we can leverage the investment in Delve… more»
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Anhnhat Tran
Real User
Senior Software Enginer at University of Southern California
Apr 16 2019

What is most valuable?

The functionality that is most valuable is the solution's ability to detect patient data in email attachments. Whenever a user sends out an email with patient data embedded in an attachment, it triggers an alert. The tool can detect a social… more»

What needs improvement?

Improvements can be made to the products generic offering. It's not customized for health care. It doesn't understand the meaning of health care related concepts. Providing a greater degree of industry specificity would make the tool much more… more»

What other advice do I have?

The version we are using is very generic. It requires that you perform a lot of customizations. I rate this product a 7 out of 10. I give it this rating because it works but it's not sophisticated enough and not specialized enough for health… more»
Anonymous User
Real User
Technology Advisor at a tech vendor with 51-200 employees
Jun 29 2017

What is most valuable?

* Cloud * Collaboration ability * Security. We are a remote/distributed company, so we need cloud functionality… more»

How has it helped my organization?

We have greater ability to communicate and work on projects much more efficiently. I can provide IT support for over 200… more»

What needs improvement?

Skype for Business could use some help. But, they constantly update and improve the full suite of apps. The UI/UX feels a… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Licensing is maybe the most confusing part of it – in fact there are certification courses just for licensing! But, we… more»

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We didn’t really have a previous solution. We used a stand-alone email service and older versions of Office.

What other advice do I have?

Provide lots of training and roll out one app at a time for apps that are above and beyond standard Office apps. Reiterate… more»
ITDig89849
Real User
IT and Digital Evangelization with 11-50 employees
May 03 2018

What is most valuable?

The whole Office suite of Office products: Word, Publisher, Outlook, etc. are fantastic. The whole suite of products is… more»

How has it helped my organization?

The product helps us be more efficient. It helps us to have a standardized way of doing things. It is very compatible with… more»

What needs improvement?

* It needs improvements around its compatibility with non-Microsoft products. * They should do more testing before product… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The pricing/licensing is easy to manage.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We switched from the PC-based solution (desktop) to the cloud-based. The cloud-based gave us more opportunities to be more… more»

What other advice do I have?

It is an excellent, stable solution for doing what we do in our business. The product has my highest recommendation. Most… more»
Onya Stephen Toochukwu
Real User
Programmer at Tech Elight
Apr 15 2019

What is most valuable?

The ability to convert Word documents to PDF file is one of the features I love most. Pictures can be pasted into the Word environment and can be… more»

How has it helped my organization?

Most of the work that seems not to work offline works perfectly with Microsoft Office 2013, like converting a Word document to a PDF file.

What needs improvement?

The feature to convert PDF file to a Word document needs improvement as well as the feature to save the file automatically when typing, without… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The pricing is not really high, but one can get the software with the license key for free.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We previously used a different version, Office 2007.
Oktay Sari
Real User
Lead Engineer Solutions at a media company with 51-200 employees
Aug 20 2017

What is most valuable?

Office 365, Skype for Business Online, SharePoint.

How has it helped my organization?

Less overhead, work anywhere/anytime. Tools for teamwork, productivity, and administration.

What needs improvement?

The ability to work with SharePoint from within the Office applications is limited. (There is still a need for third party… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Contact Microsoft about any pricing issues.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

On-premises: Office 1010/2013/2016, Sharepoint Server, Skype/Lync farm. We switched because of the ease of administration… more»

What other advice do I have?

Adoption is key! Don't push it. Especially for users who are used to working with traditional tools, it will be hard to… more»
CHIMEZIE EMECHEBE
Real User
Solution Architect at Bilicha Technology
Apr 01 2019

What do you think of Office 365?

What is our primary use case?

We use it to share work and collaborate. 

What is most valuable?

The cloud service and Skype are the most valuable features. We also use the MS Word and Excel.

What needs improvement?

Using Office 365 is not that flexible on some mobile devices, like Android. They need to improve the security of the product. For example, I don't trust the OneDrive product on my computer.

For how long have I used the solution?

One to three years.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have five people in our office.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is okay. It is Microsoft.

How was the initial setup?

It is very easy to deploy.

What was our ROI?

We have already seen ROI.

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What is Office 365?

Office 365 is more than just Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. It provides powerful services like business-class email, online storage, and teamwork solutions that you can access from anywhere. Bring teams and resources together with solutions like Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business that make working together more productive and enjoyable regardless of where participants are located. Easily implement security and privacy controls to help protect business data and devices against malicious threats and help you meet your compliance obligations. Automatic updates ensure your employees will always have the latest features and security updates.

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Microsoft Office 365, Office 365 Enterprise, Office 365 Enterprise E1, Office 365 Enterprise E3, Office 365 Enterprise E5, Office 365 ProPlus, Office 365 Business, Office 365 Business Essentials, Office 365 Business Premium, Office 365 F1
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