To avoid the additional cost of an Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2010 SP3 server license, you may qualify for a free Hybrid Edition product key for Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2010 SP3.
Obtain a Hybrid Edition product keyYou can request a Hybrid Edition product key if all the following conditions apply to you:
- You have an existing, non-trial, Office 365 subscription.
- You currently do not have a licensed Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2010 SP3 server in your on-premises organization.
- You will not host any on-premises mailboxes on the Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2010 SP3 server on which you apply the Hybrid Edition product key.
Note If the licensing tool does not work as expected, you can continue to receive Exchange licensing support at http://support.microsoft.com/ph/15834.
Need more information about Exchange 2013-based hybrid deployments? See Exchange Server 2013 hybrid deployments.
Need more information about Exchange 2010-based hybrid deployments? See Exchange Server 2010 hybrid deployments.
For more information about features across Office 365 options for Exchange Online, see Exchange Online Service Description.