Microsoft 365 premium
Full Suite of Microsoft Office Applications + Advanced Security & Threat Protection
A brief introduction to
MICROSOFT 365 BUSINESS PREMIUM
One solution to run your business securely from anywhere
Kaptec are proud partners of Microsoft 365 Business Premium. This solution brings together best-in-class Office apps and powerful cloud services with comprehensive security that helps protect your business against advanced cyber threats.
At Kaptec we pride ourselves on researching the market place for the latest and best in cloud office technology and the Microsoft Office Premium package will not disappoint. It’s enhanced security features are critical for safeguarding businesses from cyber-attacks resulting in the loss of confidential data, or worse!
According to the pwc Irish Economic Crime Survey 2020 in 2020 cybercrime was one of Ireland’s most frequently reported fraud accounting for 69% of fraud reported by respondents.
Microsoft 365 Business Premium
* Defend your business against advanced cyberthreats with sophisticated phishing and ransomware protection.
* Control access to sensitive information using encryption to help keep data from being accidentally shared.
* Secure devices that connect to your data and help keep iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac devices safe and up to date.
* Stay up to date with the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more.
* Connect with customers and coworkers using Outlook, Exchange, and Teams.
* Manage your files from anywhere with 1 TB of cloud storage on OneDrive per user.
Compatible with Windows 10 Pro. Some management features are not supported in Windows Home. All languages included.
Apps and services included
IN SECURITY & CLOUD MANAGEMENT
Microsoft 365 Business Premium
Have peace of mind with 99.9% financially backed uptime guarantee.
Get the best-in-class productivity of Microsoft 365 with advanced security and device management to help safeguard your business from cyberthreats.
Quickly deploy and manage all your devices across your company, no IT expertise required. Add and remove users in minutes.
Rely on Microsoft Support for answers with a call or chat, how-to resources, and connections with other Microsoft 365 customers for setup and quick fixes.
Frequently asked questions
Microsoft 365 Business Premium was purpose built for small and medium-sized businesses with under 300 users. It provides them with the best-in-class productivity capabilities of Microsoft 365 Business Standard plus advanced security features to safeguard business data and assets across devices.
Contact Kaptec for advice on the most suitable plan for your business.
Microsoft 365 Business Standard combines best-in-class Office apps and powerful cloud services like business-class email, cloud file storage, and Microsoft Teams. Microsoft 365 Business Premium includes all the same apps and services plus advanced cyber threat protection and device management capabilities. Many businesses with less than 300 employees can be best served with Microsoft 365 Business Premium.
Microsoft 365 for enterprise is a set of licensing plans that offer increased levels of compliance and security management over Microsoft 365 for business. They are designed for enterprise customers and those customers that have over 300 users. In addition, Microsoft 365 enterprise plans provide additional business intelligence and analytics functionality.
Our dedicated consultants at Kaptec will ensure that the plan you choose fits your needs and will inform you of the comprehensive benefits of each plan.
Customers who wish to run Microsoft 365 Business Premium in their organization must be running Windows 10 Pro* on their desktops in order for the service to manage their PCs.
*Windows 10 Pro upgrade rights are included with Microsoft 365 Business Premium if the machines are presently running Windows 7 Pro or 8.1 Pro.
Partner-assisted deployment is the recommended way to deploy Microsoft 365 Business Premium. Kaptec are proud partners of Microsoft 365 Business Premium.
Our team are well equipped to help you understand your options and make the best recommendations for deploying Microsoft 365 Business Premium in your organization..
Yes, customers can combine their Microsoft 365 Business Premium subscriptions with plans and add-ons from Azure, Dynamics 365, and Microsoft 365. As a Microsoft partner, Kaptec are more than qualified to assist you with any add-ons to your plan.
No, not everyone needs a Microsoft 365 Business Premium subscription, although the security and management benefits are available only to those users with devices managed with a Microsoft 365 Business Premium subscription.
Standardizing an IT environment serves to help reduce maintenance and security costs over time and is a state that businesses should strive to attain. However, some small and medium-sized customers update their software primarily when they upgrade their hardware, over an extended period. These businesses can deploy Microsoft 365 Business Premium to part of their organization, but for best protection of sensitive business data and consistent collaboration experiences, deployment to all users is recommended.
If the hardware you run today runs Windows 7 Pro or later, it likely meets the minimum requirements for Microsoft 365 Business Premium. See the Windows 10 Pro system requirements for additional details.
Existing desktop (Win32) app compatibility is strong in Windows 10, with most existing app working without any changes. Kaptec consultants will assist you through the app testing process for Windows 10 compatibility and review the Office system requirements to ensure a smooth transition to Microsoft 365 Business Premium.
Yes, customers may switch their plans from a qualifying plan to Microsoft 365 Business Premium. Depending on the customer’s current plan there may be a decrease or increase in monthly charges.
Contact Kaptec to organise a consultation to learn more about Microsoft 365 Business Premium; our experts can answer any questions you may have.
Microsoft 365 is the productivity cloud designed to help each of us achieve what matters, in our work and life, with best-in-class Office apps, intelligent cloud services, and advanced security.
Office 365 business plans are now Microsoft 365 business plans. New name, same great value, same price.
• Office 365 Business Essentials is now Microsoft 365 Business Basic
• Office 365 Business Premium is now Microsoft 365 Business Standard
• Microsoft 365 Business is now Microsoft 365 Business Premium
• Office 365 Business is now Microsoft 365 Apps for business
We changed the name to be more reflective of the range of features and benefits in the subscription. Microsoft 365 includes everything you know in Office 365, including best-in-class Office apps, intelligent cloud services, and advanced security.
No, there are no price or product changes for small and medium business plans. The same plans are available, only with updated names.