Office Productivity Suite Standard



Standardize the solution to provide the enterprise with the suite of products to provide information.


  1. Office 365 from Microsoft; will be used to fulfill the needs for an office productivity suite of tools. 


Office Productivity Suite - A Office Productivity Suite is a bundle of productivity software intended to be used by office workers. The components are generally distributed together, have a consistent user interface and usually can interact with each other.


This standard applies to all executive branch state agencies including the University Systems Office but excluding other higher education institutions, i.e. campuses and agricultural and research centers.

Statement of Commitment

North Dakota's CIO/CTO directs that IT Policy be created to establish statewide information technology policies and standards as defined within ND Century Code (Chapter 54-59-09).


Non-compliance with this standard shall be reported to the Office of the State Auditor.

Revision Number: 1
Revision Date: 2021-05-12
Effective Date: 2021-05-12
Last Reviewed: 2021-05-12
Number: POL0020193