Office 365

Microsoft 365 Business

Microsoft 365, formerly Office 365, has evolved into the ultimate subscription-based productivity cloud platform for small to mid-sized businesses. All the Office apps everyone knows and loves are there – Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel. But now it also includes helpful new tools that are already becoming just as popular and widely used. Microsoft Teams, for example.


As Microsoft Gold Partners, Fabric IT’s team of Microsoft experts can support and provide consultation on your Microsoft 365 migration. We can also handle everything from implementation, roll-out and on-going maintenance of your Microsoft package.

Why choose Microsoft 365 Business?

In a word, productivity. Microsoft 365 Business combines the latest versions of the world-leading Office apps with robust cloud services, sophisticated device management and continually updated security. It puts all the IT resources your business needs for the future at your fingertips, giving you the power to:

  • Connect employees and customers wherever they are
  • Promote more effective collaboration with instant messaging and secure online meetings
  • Manage your files from anywhere
  • Reduce paperwork
  • Integrate emails and calendars
  • Automate everyday processes and repetitive tasks
  • Continue working with the apps you already use
  • Simplify IT management so that you can focus on business success
  • Minimise downtime
  • Enjoy scalability - your system grows as you grow
  • Stay effortlessly, automatically updated

What Microsoft 365 can include

Office 365

Office Suite

You and your staff will have access to Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, OneNote and Publisher on the go. That means whether you’re working from a desktop or a mobile device, you can be productive anywhere and everywhere.


Exchange Online

Hosted email for business, complete with calendars, contacts and mailboxes.



File hosting, document sharing and collaboration made simple for everyone.



Keep your people and customers connected with instant messaging, file sharing, online video meetings, and more.

One Drive

OneDrive for Business

See, share and manage your documents from anywhere, with up to 1 TB of secure OneDrive storage in the cloud.



Simple device management that works across your entire mobile ecosystem, including macOS and iOS, Android and Windows devices.

Choose from four Microsoft Business plans

  1. Microsoft 365 Business Basic

    Includes: Hosted business email & calendars, Microsoft Teams (instant messaging & online meetings), Sharepoint (intranet), cloud storage.

    Excludes: Office 365 applications.

    Formerly known as Office 365 Business Essentials, we recommend the Microsoft 365 Business Basic package for businesses that need Microsoft Teams and cloud storage. With hosted email and files, it is suitable for organisations who need to be able to send images and files, but don’t need to access documents, for example, individuals working on construction sites.

  2. Microsoft 365 Business Standard

    Includes: Hosted business email & calendars, Microsoft Teams (instant messaging & online meetings), Sharepoint (intranet), Cloud storage, Office 365 apps, web & mobile app development, some security features, monthly version updates.

    Excludes: Device management capability.

    Formerly Office 365 Business Premium, the Microsoft 365 Business Standard licence includes access to apps, hosted files, cloud file storage, online chat and business emails, plus some security features. It is ideal for staff within your business using Apple or Chromebook devices.

  3. Microsoft 365 Business Premium

    Includes: Hosted business email & calendars, Microsoft Teams (instant messaging & online meetings), Sharepoint (intranet), Cloud storage, Office 365 apps, web & mobile app development, advanced security features, monthly version updates, device management capability.

    Formerly Microsoft 365 Business, this is Fabric’s most popular package. It includes Office, Exchange Online, SharePoint, Teams, Intune, Azure Information Protection, Defender, Conditional Acess and Windows Virtual Desktop. It is suitable for most small to medium-sized businesses with full-time office staff, requiring access to apps, hosted files and email. It provides everything Business Standard offers, plus device management and advanced security.

    Includes all the same apps and services as Microsoft Business Standard plus advanced cyber threat protection and device management capabilities.

    Email and calendars, Instant messaging and online meetings, Monthly version updates, Connect via Teams, Cloud storage, Intranet and Sharepoint team sites, Web and mobile app development, Workflow automation, Intelligent search and discovery, Advanced cyberthreat protection, Device management, Windows Virtual Desktop.

  4. Microsoft 365 Apps for Business

    Includes: Cloud storage, Office 365 apps, monthly version updates.

    Excludes: Hosted business email & calendars, Microsoft Teams (instant messaging & online meetings), Sharepoint (intranet), web & mobile app development, device management capability, security features.

    This license was previously named Office 365 for Business. It is best for businesses that require cloud file storage and Office apps across a range of devices, but don’t need business email or Microsoft Teams. You may already have an on-site Exchange server.

    Monthly version updates, Cloud storage, Works across multiple devices

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