NGOs get boost from free Microsoft Office

2013-09-16 11:01
Microsoft Office 2013 Home Premium. (Microsoft)

Microsoft Office 2013 Home Premium. (Microsoft)

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Cape Town - Non-profit organisations have been given free copies of Microsoft Office software to help increase their productivity.

Office 365 allows them to be more effective and efficient in the work they do," said Uriel Rootshtain, Microsoft South Africa's Office Business head.

Office 365 across the organisation, our problems with capturing data and storing it safely became a thing of the past," Andrew Whitley, strategic manager of Ecological Restoration at the Wildlands Conservation Trust, one of the recipients.

Internet cloud

Office 365 is that it is geared toward collaboration in the internet cloud.

Office 365 also periodically requires an online verification and the software will limit functionality if the verification cannot be done.

Office available to students at a reduced cost on a four year licence.

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