Microsoft has announced the product details
for Office 12, which will be known as Office 2007. The new suite will be available in a new "Basic" edition, which will be available to OEM customers, featuring Word, Excel and PowerPoint. There is also the "student" version, which was previously known as the "Student and Teacher" edition. Office Standard 2007 includes Outlook as well as the standard Word, Excel and PowerPoint. The Professional edition additionally includes Microsoft Access. Professional Plus adds InfoPath, Office Communicator (Communicator is Microsoft's corporate IM solution) and much more. The Enterprise edition adds OneNote and Groove (the company's virtual whiteboard collaboration software.) Microsoft FrontPage is missing from all configurations, and will be available as a standalone application.