Get Started with Microsoft Teams Premium
Feb 24, 2023 9:00 AM

Get Started with Microsoft Teams Premium

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Microsoft Teams Premium is a subscription-based service that provides organizations with access to a range of advanced features and services for Microsoft Teams.

Teams Premium makes every meeting from one-on-ones to large meetings, to virtual appointments to webinars, more personalized, intelligent, and secure. With Teams Premium, you can:

  • Extend your organization’s brand and company culture across meetings with branding, organization backgrounds, and organization together mode scenes.
  • Use AI to make the meetings you attend (and miss) more productive and impactful through live translation for captions to remove language barriers and intelligent recap features that offer smarter recordings with autogenerated chapters, AI-suggested action items, and insights to quickly catch up on missed meetings where your name was mentioned.
  • Apply advanced meeting protection such as Watermark, End-to-end encryption for meetings, and Sensitivity labels for meetings with prevent copy/paste of meeting chat to better protect your virtual meetings.
  • Deliver a high-quality webinar experience through advanced capabilities to streamline event workflows with registration waitlist and manual approval, facilitate behind-the-scene actions through virtual green room for presenters (separate from attendees) before the event begins, and manage the attendee experience so they only see shared content and participants brought on-screen.
  • Manage the end-to-end virtual appointment experience with advanced features like text reminders, custom branded virtual appointments, and a centralized Virtual Appointment dashboard for a quick view into schedules, queues, and analytics to keep track of key usage insights such as no-shows and wait time information per appointment

Full Installation process:

Get Started with Microsoft Teams Premium - Microsoft Community Hub

Questions and Answers about Microsoft 365/Teams

Teams Premium is now generally available. Customers with existing Microsoft 365 or Office 365 licenses can purchase Teams Premium as an add-on to their existing Microsoft 365 services. IT admins can enroll in the trial through the Microsoft 365 Admin Center and activate a free Teams Premium licensing trial.

Microsoft Teams Premium is a Teams add-on license that allows organizations with Microsoft 365 subscriptions to enhance their Teams experience with benefits like: More personalized and intelligent meetings and webinars. Enhanced protection for meetings. Advanced management and reporting capabilities for IT.

Microsoft notes that its Teams Premium subscription is currently available for businesses at $7 per user per month. However, starting July 1, 2023, the company intends to raise the premium SKU price to $10 per user per month.