Office.com is the website that features and sells Microsoft products for home, small businesses, large enterprises, students and for creativity.
Which Products are sold on office.com?
Office 365 is a subscription, web-based, integrated office suite that includes apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email, Microsoft Teams, OneDrive, Business Apps. These are updated monthly with the latest features and security updates. It comes in home, small business, enterprise and education versions.
Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019 is a program that includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Office Home and Business 2019 includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Office Professional includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook and Access.
Microsoft Word is a word processor. Microsoft Excel is the current leading spreadsheet program that enhances visualization and analysis of numerical data. PowerPoint is a presentation program that works as a slideshow. It enhances the creation, collaboration and presentation of ideas in a lively and visually compelling way.
Microsoft Outlook is an email application and a personal information manager that includes a task manager, a calendar, a contact manager, a journal, note taking and browsing. It can stand alone or it can work with SharePoint and Exchange Server for multiple users in an organization.
Microsoft Access is a database management system that includes a graphical user interface, software development tools, and a relational database engine. It is included in the higher editions of Microsoft Office suites. Because it is easy to use, a user does not need to be a developer to create a database.
Microsoft Publisher is a desktop publishing application. It differs from Microsoft Word in that it emphasises page layout and design instead of text composition and proofing.
Microsoft OneDrive is a cloud application that is available to Office users to store personal photos, files, and folders in one place, and access them from anywhere anytime.
OneNote is a digital notebook that can be used to capture notes, drawings, screen clippings and audio commentaries and share them on the internet. It used to be part of the Microsoft Office suite but now it’s a Windows application. Apps are also available for macOS, Windows Phone, iOS, Android and Windows RT. A web-based version is available as part of OneDrive and Office for the Web.
Microsoft Teams is a collaboration and communication workspace in Office 365. It brings together people, content, conversations and tools that teams need in order to collaborate on projects. It provides workplace chats, video meetings, file storage and application integration to Office 365 and non-Microsoft products.
SharePoint is a cloud-based collaborative platform for document management, storage and sharing. It integrates with MS Office and it is so configurable that organisations use it in different ways based on their needs.
Yammer is a freemium (the basic version is free but a fee is charged for enhancing features) social networking service for enterprises. It provides private communication within organizations. It is included in all Office 365 and Microsoft 365 enterprise plans.
Who owns office.com?
Office.com is owned and run by Microsoft Corporation, an American multinational technology company based in Redmond, Washington, USA. It was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1975.