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 50 GB of storage with anti-malware and anti-spam

  • ¬†Integrated calendar and personal contact and task management

  • Web Conferencing, through Skype for Business, to conduct meetings over the web with video conferencing, screen sharing, and instant messaging
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  • 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 phones and tablets with current versions of Android and iOS (iPhone and iPad)

  • Backup and options for email archiving

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