Office 365 ProPlus deployment exit criteria

This applies to both the E3 and E5 versions of Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Microsoft 365 Education

Ensure that your configuration meets the following required criteria for Office 365 ProPlus infrastructure.

  • Assessment of infrastructure and environment is complete, including:

    • Client device details
    • Deployment tools
    • Office 365 licensing and accounts
    • Network capability
    • Application compatibility
  • Deployment plan is complete, including:

    • How to deploy Office 365 ProPlus
    • How to manage updates to Office 365 ProPlus
    • Whether to deploy and install from a local source on your network or from the cloud
    • Which client devices get which update channels
    • Installation packages defined
    • All client devices assigned to deployment groups
    • Which Office applications, architectures, and languages go to which client devices
  • Deployment of Office 365 ProPlus is complete, including:

    • All client devices have Office 365 ProPlus installed
    • All client devices are in the appropriate update channel and are receiving updates
    • All client devices have the appropriate languages installed or available

Results and next steps

Your client devices have the latest versions of Office 365 ProPlus installed and will receive ongoing updates.

If you're following the phases for the end-to-end deployment of Microsoft 365 Enterprise, your next phase is mobile device management.