Microsoft 365 Business Standard + Purview Audit Logs

Arnaldo Morales Busato 20 Reputation points

I own a Microsoft 365 business standard subscription, and I am wondering if possible to enable Audit Logs on the Microsoft Purview portal. I can do it, and it works fine, but reading the documentation it looks like Audit is just for Microsoft 365 Enterprise subscriptions:

Why I am able to enable Audit on Microsoft 365 business standar subscription? Am I maybe missunderstanding the documentation, and it is actually possible to enable it with business standard subscription? I am asking because I am concerned about Microsoft policy compliance. Thank you very much.

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Formerly Office 365, is a line of subscription services offered by Microsoft which adds to and includes the Microsoft Office product line.
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A Microsoft data governance service that helps manage and govern on-premises, multicloud, and software-as-a-service data. Previously known as Azure Purview.
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  1. Vasil Michev 99,936 Reputation points MVP

    Audit is included in all Office 365/Microsoft 365 subscriptions and standalone plans, you are fine to use it.

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