Microsoft is taking a big step toward putting the entirety of its product line into the cloud with Microsoft Office 365. This is its online-based offering that combines Exchange, SharePoint and Lync (formerly Office Communications Server) into one package for $6 per month, per user.
Microsoft has had Word, Excel and PowerPoint in the cloud for some time with its Office Live and Skydrive online products. Office 365 is a business-ready extension of Office Live.
Here is a look at some of Office 365’s features.