SMB

Business Premium
full suit : Office apps + cloud services
BusinessBusiness Esentials
Office apps + One Drivecloud services

Enterprise

Enterprise E3
full suit : Office apps + cloud services
Pro PlusEnterprise E1
Office apps + One Driveclous services
One single, scalable admin experience
Other services (i.e. Exchange Online, One Drive for Business , Kiosk, Project, Visio, CRM, etc.)

Combine Any of these plans in a single Office 365 account.

Business plans have 300 seat cap, per plan

Enterprise plans have no seat cap

OFFICE-365BusinessEnterprise
Full Plan lineup for SMBsBusiness Business EssentialsBusiness PremiumProPlusE1E3
Price per user per month $USD (with annual commitment)$8.25 $5 $12.50 $12 $8 $20
Seat Cap300 (for each plan)NANAUnlimitedNANA
24/7 phone support from Microsoft1Critical issuesNANAAll issuesNANA
Install Office desktop applications on up to 5 computers per user (Office)Business2NABusiness2ProPlus3NAProPlus3
Access to Office apps and documents from all major smartphones and iPadNANA
Office Online - online versions of core Office apps for collaborating on documents
OneDrive for Business – 1TB personal online document storage
Email - 50 GB email, contacts, shared calendars (Exchange)NANA
Online meetings - Web conferencing, IM, video, presence (Lync)NANA
Sites - team collaboration & internal portals, public website (SharePoint)NANA
Private social networking (Yammer)NANA
On-premises Active Directory synchronization for single sign on
Supports hybrid deployment with on-premises serversNANANA
Upcoming services: Oslo, Video content managementNANANANA
Legal compliance & archiving needs for email – archiving, eDiscovery, mailbox holdNANANANANA
Information protection – message encryption, rights management, data loss preventionNANANANANA
  •  Business plans include business hours support for all non-critical issues
  •  Includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher
  •  Adds Access, Group Policy, Telemetry, Shared Computer Activation (RDS), Push Deployment, Update Controls, IRM, DLP, BI, Enterprise Voice, Site Mailboxes, Archiving & Retention

Pitching the right suit Plan

Customer asks for:Core needsAdvanced needs
Office apps across devicesBusinessProPlus
Email or cloud storageBusiness EssentialsEnterprise E1
Office + EmailBusiness PremiumEnterprise E3