Microsoft 365 Business - Free Upgrades

As Of May 1st 2017 the Office 365 License "Microsoft 365 Business" got some serious Upgrades


The full final list can be seen here

Exchange Online Archiving ( Unlimited Mailbox Size ) 

Azure Information Protection (AIP) Plan 1

Data Loss Prevention

Enterprise State Roaming

In-Place Hold and Litigation Hold

Microsoft Stream

Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)


What you still might need an E3 License of a P1 Azure Active Directory

  • Conditional access (based on group, location, device state, sign-in, or user risk).
  • RDS Office activation
  • Device objects two-way synchronization between on-premises directories and Azure AD (device write-back).
  • Dynamic Groups.
  • Group Naming Policy
  • Advanced eDiscovery.