Posts Tagged ‘Office 2013’
Ingram Micro’s new Digital Locker creates a role for distribution in electronic software delivery and could make software licensing accessible to more solution providers focused on small-business customers.
Microsoft bowed to pressure from small business resellers and consumers by reversing its decision to make Office 2013 licenses non-transferable.
Microsoft unleashes Office 365 Home Premium to the consumer market, giving users access to Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Skype and Skydrive on up to five devices for $99 a year. With more competitive pricing for students, Microsoft may be looking to create consumer demand that catalyzes the business world. Success is critical, as Office may be Microsoft’s last shining star.
Large Microsoft accounts subscribing to the Software Advantage program can now upgrade to the new version of Office, Exchange, SharePoint and Lync. General availability of Office 2013 may come as early as January. Microsoft may find that Office 2013 is a bigger hit than the release of Windows 8.