Η Microsoft products announced that he would released in 2021 Microsoft products Office Long Term Servicing Channel (LTSC) and Office 2021, for customers who do not want a cloud subscription service Office 365 and prefer a one-time purchase.
A commercial review of Microsoft Office LTSC will be available in April 2021. Its official versions Office LTSC (for large companies) and his Office 2021 (for home users and small companies) are expected to be released in the second half of 2021.
"Both Office LTSC and Windows 10 LTSC will remain in the Fixed Lifecycle Police", Said the vice president Jared Spataro.
Both products will supported for five years, since the Microsoft products has reduced their life cycle from 10 to 5 years.
Microsoft has not provided details on the features and changes that the new Office 2021 will contain, but Office LTSC will support dark mode and will include accessibility enhancements and features such as Dynamic Arrays and XLOOKUP in Excel.
Spataro he said that Office 2021 will be available for "one-time purchase" at the price of previous versions.
Regarding Microsoft's announcement to reduce the life cycle of Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC from ten to five years, users who want to keep their devices in the same version of Windows for longer, you should go to Windows 10 IoT Enterprise LTSC releases, which will continue to be supported for 10 years.
Source: Bleeping Computer