The new version of the popular word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software Office 2021 will be available from October 5, the company that produces it, Microsoft, reported on Thursday.
The Redmond company (Washington state, USA) indicated in an entry on its corporate blog the launch date, as well as the availability as of this Thursday of Office LTSC, a special version for government clients and some companies with specific needs.
Among the novelties, which in principle should be practically the same for LTSC and Office 2021, are a reading mode that eliminates distractions between each line of text, a dark design mode, and new search and organization functions for spreadsheets. Excel.
Microsoft announced historic business results at the end of July in which it exceeded $ 60 billion in annual net profits for the first time, blamed on the continued growth of its intelligent cloud service, Azure, and its ability to innovate and adapt to the market.
Specifically, Microsoft ended its fiscal year 2021 with annual net profits of $ 61,271 million, 17% more than in fiscal year 2020, and shareholders pocketed $ 8.05 per share, compared to 5.76 of ago one year.
The technology giant, led by executive Satya Nadella, underlined the benefits of its business in the cloud, which have grown 36% compared to the year 2020 to reach 19,500 million dollars, according to the financial director of the tech giant, Amy Hood.