Office 365 comes to Android phones

Microsoft is bringing Office 365 to Android, but certain restrictions apply. To get Office 365 on your Android device you need to be in the U.S.; other markets will follow. It needs to

Published on: July 31st, 2013 Jeff Jedras

The cloud tipping point in Canada has arrived: Microsoft

HOUSTON – Executives from Microsoft’s North of the border subsidiary say that, when it comes to cloud computing, the tipping point in Canada has arrived. It’s no coincidence that cloud computing was a

Published on: July 12th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Partners can earn more going to the cloud with Office 365

HOUSTON – Microsoft Corp. has expanded the SKUs of its Office 365 hosted cloud-based productivity suite available through the channel and tweaked the upgrade paths, as CEO Steve Ballmer called the offering Microsoft’s single

Published on: July 9th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft creates cloud team to help partners understand, capture opportunity

SCOTTSDALE, AZ. – While Microsoft Corp. may have been late to the cloud party, it’s making up for its tardiness with enthusiasm – and investment. The vendor sent the leaders of its newly

Published on: June 4th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Opinion: Shift from boxed software to cloud could be pricey for users, businesses

It’s undeniable that the software industry is moving to the cloud. And, as several major software vendors have recently noted, the days of boxed software are definitely numbered. The transition has been a

Published on: May 9th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft goes to the cloud with Office 365

This won’t be a comprehensive review of Microsoft’s Office 365 Home Premium offering as I’m not a heavy Office user, but after having used the suite for a few months I do have

Published on: May 2nd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

“To the cloud!” pays off for Microsoft, partners

While Microsoft's "to the cloud!" commercials drew amusement in tech circles, the vendor's embrace of cloud computing is paying off for the vendor, and for its channel partners. According to a report from

Published on: April 30th, 2013 CDN Staff

The many new flavours of Office 365

Here’s a list of the new versions of Office 365, Microsoft’s software-as-a-service productivity suite, announced today. Office 365 ProPlus includes these Office applications delivered as a service: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher,

Published on: February 28th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Microsoft aims new Office 365 at SMBs

After stumbling twice with offering productivity applications as a service, Microsoft Corp. is finally giving what those who dream of in a cloud service have always wanted: a full-featured Office 365. The company

Published on: February 27th, 2013 Howard Solomon