Bringing Office to the iPad signals from Microsoft that the tablet war is over, if there was ever one.
The enterprise wants iPads. Not tablets, not slates, not Surfaces. The enterprise consumer has spoken and the hard way play is Apple iPads for a traveling workforce of millions of people all around the world. An enterprise robust tablet can’t be made any cheaper than an iPad and the App Store feature*, along with security and longevity will allow the iPad to rule for many many years to come.