What is the difference between Office Professional 2010 and Office Professional Plus 2010?

Office Professional Plus 2010 is available only through Microsoft Volume Licensing and requires the purchase of five or more qualifying licenses (i.e., any combination of products available thru Volume Licensing totaling five, such as Windows 7 Upgrade, Visio, Project, etc.). Office Professional Plus 2010 includes all of the applications included with Office Professional 2010 as well as these additional applications and benefits:

Additional Benefits that come through Volume Licensing

·   Streamlined purchasing for additional licenses

·   Rights to transfer licenses from one machine to another

·   Rights to  create a standard image and deploy it on multiple machines

·   Licensing  portal access to download software and get Volume License product keys 

·   Online Microsoft software purchase history with proof of licenses 


Optional: Software Assurance, Microsoft's comprehensive software maintenance program which includes benefits ranging from version upgrades to support incidents, consulting services, training vouchers, e-learning and more, all available for inclusion in the purchase of Office Professional Plus 2010.

Additional Applications

·   Microsoft InfoPath 2010

·   Outlook 2010 with Business Contact Manager

·   Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010

·   Office Communicator 2007 R2


Microsoft InfoPath 2010

Welcome to Microsoft InfoPath 2010, a forms-creation and data-gathering tool that helps organizations streamline business processes. InfoPath 2010 is designed for both advanced business users and developers, depending on the type of forms-based solution an organization needs. Without writing code, advanced business users can use InfoPath 2010 to design sophisticated electronic forms to quickly and cost-effectively gather information

What's new with Microsoft InfoPath 2010


Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010

Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010, the new name for Microsoft Office Groove, expands the boundaries of collaboration by allowing fast, anytime, anywhere access to your Microsoft SharePoint team sites. Synchronize SharePoint Server 2010 document libraries with SharePoint Workspace so you can access, view and edit files anytime and anywhere from your computer. Lists such as Discussion, Tasks, and custom lists are supported as well. You can even synchronize Business Connectivity Services lists so access to your backend systems is easy and painless. SharePoint Workspace 2010 ushers in an entirely new way of working with your SharePoint team sites.

Top 10 benefits of SharePoint Workspace 2010


Outlook 2010 with Business Contact Manager

With a new interface, new project management and marketing tools, and powerful customization, Business Contact Manager for Outlook 2010 lets you manage all your organization's customer information within Outlook, the application you already use for e-mail and calendaring.

Top 10 benefits of Outlook 2010 with Business Contact Manager


Office Communicator 2007 R2

Instant messaging at work will be a snap for you with Microsoft Office 2010, and so will all the related functions of your Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 R2 application. That's because Office Communicator 2007 R2 is tightly integrated into Outlook 2010, and works seamlessly with the familiar Office applications that users employ daily.

Office Communicator 2007 R2 integration with Office 2010


Applications included with Office Professional 2010

It's easy to find the right Office Professional 2010 suite to meet your unique needs