Extending Copilot for Microsoft 365 to Companies of Every Scale and Scope

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As we dive into a fresh year, the news around Microsoft Copilot is only getting louder! Today’s the day that we have some exciting news- Microsoft is stepping up its game with the Copilot product lineup. Then, they’re broadening the horizon by extending Copilot for Microsoft 365 to small and medium-sized businesses, no more seat minimums for commercial plans and Copilot Pro subscription tailored for individual users. It’s Microsoft’s way of saying, “Copilot for everyone.”

No Minimum Seat Requirement and Increased Access to Copilot for Microsoft 365

Copilot for Microsoft 365 aims to alleviate this daily workload, offering business owners the precious gift of time to concentrate on business growth. Small and medium-sized business customers with Microsoft 365 Business Standard or Business Premium can explore how to purchase Copilot for Microsoft 365 through our website or by reaching out to our trusted partners.

Embracing the dynamic needs of small businesses, Copilot for Microsoft 365 introduces a flexible pricing model perfectly suited for enterprises with seat requirements ranging from one to 299. At an affordable rate of $30 per person per month with a 1 year annual commitment , this offering ensures that small business owners can access the robust features of Copilot without breaking the bank.

Copilot for Microsoft 365 is now open to businesses of all size! Small and medium-sized businesses play a pivotal role in every community and serve as the backbone of local economies- they constitute 99.9% of businesses and employ nearly half of the workforce. These enterprises stand to benefit significantly from the era of generative AI, and Copilot is uniquely positioned to address their needs. Business owners in this segment often find that customer communication consumes the majority of their time followed by budget management and administrative tasks following closely behind.

In a significant departure from the traditional constraints of seat minimums, Copilot is now a hassle-free choice for Office 365 E3 and E5 customers. This means that businesses no longer need a Microsoft 365 license to integrate Copilot seamlessly into their operations. The removal of seat minimums simplifies the procurement process, offering businesses greater flexibility and scalability in adopting AI-powered solutions.

This strategic collaboration streamlines the acquisition process, providing commercial customers with a straightforward avenue to integrate Copilot into their technology stack. As businesses strive for efficiency and innovation, Copilot’s user-friendly pricing and enhanced accessibility pave the way for organizations of all sizes to unlock the potential of AI seamlessly and efficiently.

Copilot Pro: Where Creativity Meets Productivity

In a significant update to their Copilot product line, Microsoft is thrilled to introduce Copilot Pro-a new subscription tailored for individuals and priced at $20 per person per month. This offering is designed to provide foundational capabilities within a unified experience across various devices, seamlessly adapting to your context on the web, PC, apps, and soon, your phone. With web grounding, Copilot Pro ensures access to the latest information, and when signed in with your Microsoft Entra ID, you receive complimentary commercial data protection. This means that chat data is not stored, Microsoft has no direct access, and your data is not utilized for training the models.

Empowering Organizations with AI

Copilot for Microsoft 365 isn’t just a tool; it’s a workplace revolution. It dives into your data universe, tackling emails, meetings, chats, docs, and even the web. With natural language nudges like “Tell my team how we updated the product strategy” Copilot crafts a status update based on your morning meetings, emails, and chat threads. Backed by the best security, privacy, and compliance, businesses of all sizes can now ride the AI wave for more achievements.

Today’s scoop marks a big leap- whether you’re an individual testing the Copilot waters, ready to elevate with Copilot Pro, or a business eyeing productivity boosts with Copilot for Microsoft 365 – Copilot is an experience tailor-made for you. Dive into the potential, unlock those hidden efficiencies, and get ready for the future of AI productivity with Microsoft Copilot.

Jason Meilleur
Jason Meilleur
As the Senior Manager of Cloud Solutions at 360 Visibility, Jason has combined his technical and business development backgrounds to expand cloud based services and the company’s infrastructure customer base. Having a long standing family history of hard working entrepreneurs, Jason has developed a strong desire for business growth.
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