Recent service descriptions changes

Office 365
 

Applies to: Office 365

Topic Last Modified: 2017-08-30

The following tables list changes that have recently been made to service descriptions content.

 

Service description

Topic

Change

Office 365 Platform

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Clarified note regarding Azure Information Protection (AIP) availability.

 

Office 365 Plan Options

Clarified note regarding Azure Information Protection (AIP) availability.

 

Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Added feature comparison table for standalone plans.

 

Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Added Advanced Threat Protection feature detail.

 

Office 365 US Government

Clarified note regarding Azure Information Protection (AIP) availability.

 

Office 365 Germany

Clarified note regarding Azure Information Protection (AIP) availability.

 

Office 365 Germany

Added Audit log search, Advanced data governance, and Office 365 Threat Intelligence features and availability.

Exchange Online

Exchange Online Service Description

Corrected "Cutover migration supported" entry to indicate that cutover Exchange migration is supported.

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection Service Description

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection Service Description

Added feature detail and availability information.

SharePoint Online

SharePoint Online Service Description

Updated to include Office 2016 applications.

 

SharePoint Online Limits

Added this topic.

Skype for Business

Skype for Business Online Limits

Corrected file transfer limit.

 

Service description

Topic

Change

Office 365 Platform

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Added Microsoft Forms availability.

 

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Added footnote about Advanced eDiscovery availability.

 

Office 365 Plan Options

Added Exchange Online and Skype for Business plan options included in each SKU to Plan Options page.

 

Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Added the following to footnote no. 1: “Retention policies applied to mailboxes requires E3 or E5.”

 

Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Added footnote about Advanced eDiscovery availability.

 

Office 365 operated by 21Vianet

Added Microsoft Forms description.

 

Office 365 US Government

Added Office 365 US Government G5 information.

 

Office 365 operated by 21Vianet

Updated Information Rights Management (IRM) using Windows Server AD RMS.

 

Office 365 Germany

Added "Create app passwords" row under "User Account Management."

 

Office 365 Germany

Added pointer to Security & Compliance Center feature description. (Security & Compliance Center is available for Office 365 Germany.)

Office Online

Office Online Service Description

Added Visio.

Exchange Online

Exchange Online Service Description

Changed "Retention Tags and Retention Policies" to "Messaging Records Management (MRM) Retention Tags and Retention Policies."

 

Voice Message Services

Updated to include an end-of-life announcement for Exchange Online unified messaging via SBC.

Workplace Analytics

Workplace Analytics Service Description

Added new service description

Multiple

Multiple

Azure RMS renamed Azure Information Protection (AIP).

Multiple

Multiple

Removed Office Online vs. Office desktop comparison detail from Office 365 Germany and Office 365 operated by 21Vianet pages. Added pointer to same content on Office Online Service Description page.

 

Service description

Topic

Change

Office 365 Platform

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Added Secure Score.

 

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Added OneNote Class Notebook to Office 365 Suite Features.

 

Office 365 Germany

Revised hybrid migration support availability for Exchange Online Planning and Deployment section.

 

Office 365 operated by 21Vianet

Added OneNote Class Notebook to Office 365 Suite Features.

 

Office 365 operated by 21Vianet

Added Visio availability information.

 

Office 365 US Government

Added Secure Score.

 

Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Added Advanced data governance.

 

Office 365 Suite Features

Added OneNote Class Notebook.

 

Service Health and Continuity

Updated Post-incident reviews section.

Office Applications

Office Applications Service Description

Updated Office Professional Plus 2013 and Office Professional Plus 2016 feature availability.

Office Online

Office Online Service Description

Updated real-time co-authoring information for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

 

Office Online Service Description

Added Visio Online vs. Visio desktop comparison table and supported Visio file types table.

SharePoint Online

SharePoint Online Service Description

Updated eDiscovery Search availability information.

 

SharePoint Online Service Description

Updated references to SharePoint 2016 workflow.

 

SharePoint Online Service Description

Updated references to Access 2013 and Access 2016.

Skype for Business Online

Skype for Business Online Service Description

Identified which offerings come with the basic vs. the full client.

 

Skype for Business Online Limits

Updated meeting retention limits.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 (online)

Microsoft Dynamics 365 (online) Service Description

Updated table and added feature-level detail.

Multiple

Multiple

Removed references to Blackberry Cloud Service.

Multiple

Multiple

Removed references to Duet Online.

 

Service description

Topic

Change

Office 365 Platform

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Added Secure Score to Trust section.

 

Office 365 Platform Service Description

Added Threat Intelligence feature.

 

Office 365 Germany

Updated Outlook and Exchange Online availability information.

 

Office 365 Germany

Updated Advanced Threat Protection availability information.

 

Office 365 Germany

Updated Outlook and Exchange Online availability information.

 

Office 365 Germany

Updated Information Rights Management (IRM) references.

 

Office 365 operated by 21Vianet

Corrected Data Loss Prevention entry in SharePoint Online section.

 

Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Added new feature availability table.

Exchange Online

Exchange Online Service Description

Corrected Planning and migration staged migration information.

 

Exchange Online Service Description

Added links to procedural topics.

 

Exchange Online Limits

Increased public folder mailbox quota limit from 50 GB to 100 GB for Enterprise E3, Enterprise E5, and Standalone Plan 2.

 

Exchange Online Limits

Increased Outlook for Mac message size limit and message attachment size limit from 35 MB to 150 MB.

Office Online

Office Online Service Description

Added Office 2016 capabilities and new features.

Skype for Business Online

Skype Cloud PBX

Added auto attendant and call queue scenarios.

 

Skype for Business Online Limits

Updated Meeting retention limits and Meeting limits for Standalone Plan 1.

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