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Along with the updated user interface and quick access to the Office Web Apps, the MacBU
announced last August that Outlook for Mac is coming to Office 2011, replacing Entourage.
It is an exciting time for the MacBU with updates to our current products and the first public announcement about the next version of Office for Mac.
The MacBU today shared a few of the features that will be in Outlook for Mac, including these:
service packs are typically limited to feature updates, but with Office 2008 SP2, the MacBU
team is releasing significant new capabilities that extend the collaboration and file-sharing abilities of Microsoft Office users:
The MacBU is also delivering Entourage for Exchange Web Services (Entourage EWS) Beta -- a more modern protocol that updates how Entourage e-mail client connects to Exchange Server for overall improved e- mail and calendaring support.
We started on the desktop and today the MacBU delivers new ways for Mac users to connect to Microsoft productivity on the Web," said Eric Wilfrid, general manager of the MacBU.
comprises approximately 150 full-time Mac product experts.
The availability of Exchange functionality in Entourage X is one in a number of recent announcements made by the MacBU regarding its leading productivity suite, Office v.
With the largest Mac-focused development team outside Apple Computer, the MacBU comprises approximately 150 full-time Mac product experts.
We continuously strive to put the best software in the hands of our Mac users, and they've told us that promotions such as Office Romance are an incredible offer," said Tim McDonough, marketing director of the MacBU
In the past year alone, the MacBU
introduced a $199 Office v.