Microsoft has announced that Office 2013 is now available to purchase by business customers. The next generation office application is available through the Microsoft volume licencing program.
The final versions of office 2013 have been available to MSDN and TechNet subscribers for some time, however, the application has not been available for purchase until this week.
Microsoft is expected to release Office 2013 to the general public in Q1 2013.
Volume licencing customers can also purchase the latest 2013 versions of Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, Project and Visio.
Office 2013 features.
Some of the enhanced features of Office 2013 include:
- Touch screen compatibility
- Real-time news feeds
- High definition video conferencing
- Virtual whiteboards
- Data loss prevention
- Compliance management
- Built-in malware protection
Office 20133 within the cloud.
Office 2013 will automatically save your documents to Sky drive. Personal settings, templates and documents will also be saved to sky drive, allowing you to access all of your information from any windows based machine that has an internet connection.