Microsoft Teams combines video conferencing software with team collaboration tools. It is a workspace chat and videoconferencing tool, with file storage, and integration with other applications. Part of the Microsoft 365 family of products.
Current known uses in the sector
- Teams is used by many organizations as both an internal tool for collaboration as well as an external client service tool.
Teams has a free version as well as a number of paid options with additional features that come with a Microsoft 365 subscription. Microsoft also has a Charity program which offers discounts on Microsoft 365, including Teams.
Ease of use & Accessibility
Microsoft has a number of accessibility features, such as voice-controlled navigation, support for multiple assistive devices.
Teams is mobile friendly and available on Android, iOS, and Windows apps.
Privacy/security features (including data security and message encryption)
Find out about Privacy, security, and compliance in Microsoft Teams. Microsoft 365 Business Premium (Nonprofit Staff Pricing) appears to have more advanced security features according to Microsoft.