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Office 365

Dalhousie University is now using Office 365 to provide the institution with simplified and improved communication tools, greater security, and tools for a mobile world.

Office 365 offers the following:

  •  Email with 25 GB of storage with premium anti-malware and anti-spam

  •  Integrated calendar and personal contact and task management

  • Web Conferencing, through Lync, to conduct meetings over the web with video        conferencing, screen sharing, and instant messaging

  • Office Web Apps to create and edit Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote files via a web browser. Also works with the latest version of Office, Office 2010, Office 2007 (with slight limited functionality), Office 2011 for Mac, Office 2008 for Mac.

  • Mobile Support to synchronize your email, calendar, contacts and tasks to many phones and tablets, including Android, iPhone, iPad, Symbian (Nokia), Windows Phone, Android and BlackBerry devices

  • Backup and options for email archiving

For more information, migration assistance, and timelines, visit the ITS Microsoft Office 365 site.