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Microsoft Renames Office 365 Small and Medium-Sized Business Plans

Microsoft Renames Office 365 Small and Medium-Sized Business Plans

On April 21st Microsoft renamed all their Office 365 business plans. These business plans are the Office 365 subscriptions for small and medium-sized businesses with 300 licenses or less. The new names all use the Microsoft 365 brand:

Old NameNew Name
Office 365 Business EssentialsMicrosoft 365 Business Basic
Office 365 Business PremiumMicrosoft 365 Business Standard
Microsoft 365 BusinessMicrosoft 365 Business Premium

In addition, the Microsoft Office Suite of applications for PC and Mac rebranded to:

Old NameNew Name
Office 365 BusinessMicrosoft 365 Apps for Business
Office 365 ProPlusMicrosoft 365 Apps for Enterprise

These changes did not impact pricing, product features or functionality.

The Office 365 Enterprise plan names (e.g. Office 365 E3) remain unchanged.

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