Microsoft Outlook is typically known as an email management product.
Officially, Microsoft Outlook is a personal information manager product that offers capabilities such as email, a calendar, task manager and more.
The product has email capabilities to receive, send and organise email and can also acts as a calendar, task manager, contact manager, note taking platform, journal and web browser.
Outlook was Microsoft’s answer to the growing internet landscape and consequently emails. It replaced Schedule+ and Exchange Client.
The program is written in C++ and allows mobile devices to synchronise most Outlook data to Outlook Mobile.