Features

 

Microsoft has notified UNL that the upgrade of the  UNL Office 365 environment is now complete.  The process began on July 7 and was successfully completed July 14.  
  
The upgrade will now enable UNL to roll out additional features of Office 365 in the coming weeks like SharePoint, SkyDrive Pro and Office apps.  We will announce an implement date for the new features after testing is completed.

All Office 365 Education plans (A plans) include:
Email and calendars Use business-class email through a rich and familiar Outlook experience you can access from your desktop1 or from a web browser using Outlook Web App. Get a 50 GB mailbox per user and send attachments up to 25 MB. Use your own domain name.
Web conferencing Host online meetings with audio and video using one-click screen sharing, HD video conferencing, and virtual whiteboard. Excellent for distance learning.
Instant messaging Connect with others via instant message and let people know your availability with your online status.
File storage and sharing SkyDrive Pro gives users 7 GB of personal storage that syncs with their PC for offline access. Easily share documents with others through Office or SharePoint.
Team sites Work together on projects, in study groups, or in clubs with team sites that help keep related documents, notes, tasks, and conversations organized together. Up to 300 subsites.
Office Web Apps Create and edit2 Word, OneNote, PowerPoint, and Excel documents from any modern browser.
Mobility Sync email, calendar, and contacts; access SharePoint sites; view and edit Office documents with Office Web Apps using a browser on Windows Phone, iOS, and Android devices.
Apps for Office and SharePoint New third-party and customer-developed apps work with Office and SharePoint to bring web services right into your documents and sites.
Administration The admin portal provides IT detailed configuration options for your services, either from an online portal or through automated management with PowerShell commands.
Reliability Get peace of mind knowing your services are available available with a guaranteed 99.9% uptime, financially backed service level agreement (SLA).
Security Cutting-edge security practices with five layers of security and proactive monitoring help keep your data safe.
Watch an overview of Office 365 security.
Privacy Your data belongs to you. Microsoft does not scan emails or documents for advertising purposes.
Up to date No need to pay for version upgrades; updates are included in your subscription. New features are rolled out to Office 365 customers in an IT-configurable experience.
Upgrade Info page (Read more)


For additional assistance, contact the Computer Help Center at  (402) 472-3970 or toll-free (866) 472-3970 or submit a request via mysupport@unl.edu