An alternative to options like Dropbox, Box.net and even the OneDrive from Microsoft, Google Drive is one of the most popular tools you have available. With a free plan that can get you storage and a full terabyte of space available for a monthly fee, this is a powerful option you can’t overlook. To understand just how useful it is, it can be a good idea to review some of the benefits that are associated with Google Drive.
Google Drive is a just one part of the Google cloud, but it is without a doubt one of the most important parts. It not only permits you to save your important (and large) files, but also share them with others whenever you desire. That being said, it is no surprise that Google Drive has been gaining in popularity lately, and that a number of third party apps have been developed in order to make the whole drive experience more useful than just a folder in the cloud.
Coolhead Tech provides clients with a Google Apps spreadsheet to organize and monitor migrations to Google Apps. The spreadsheet holds everything needed for a successful migration including an area for notes, issues and successes. Once your Google Apps domain account is setup, you'll receive an Apps Admin account with the spreadsheet already in Drive.
More space, please, to load this or store that! Off site data storage, including the cloud, responded to business demands for more online storage area. The new question isn't if you should backup these files it's how to have confidence in backups, and whether your organization's backup strategy is sufficient. Even if a person only understands a small portion of where their files are going, the basic business principle of having correspondence and business document backup makes nearly everyone aware that it is a highly desirable thing to have.
Learn planning and deploying Google Apps in 5 easy steps. Join us on Friday at Genuine Joe Coffeehouse in North Austin for an Apps in Austin Going Google Clinic. We'll have Google Apps trainers and Apps Admins on hand to help you move to Google in less than an hour. Friday - June 20 from 3PM - 6PM.
Every company wants people to be able to find them rapidly. Localized listings are the key to making that happen. As well as having people find you online in a general sense, you want them to be able to find you in a localized, topic specific way. For example, when they search a business in Austin, you want them to find yours.
Just like with any service, Google Apps for Business runs in to its own troubles from time to time. Luckily these don’t usually impact business operations in a major way. Google has also shown in the past that they are quick to respond to issues and develop patches for them. Here are some known issues that Apps Admins should be aware of.
Austin based Google Apps services provider Coolhead Tech welcomes Spanning Backup and Cloudlock in addition to other leading ISVs in being recognized as Google Apps Premier Partners. The new Premier Technology Partner program designates those Independent Software Vendors whose software has achieved a deep level of integration with Google Apps and benefits a significant number of Google Apps users. Their addition to the program places Cloudlock and Spanning among impressive company including cloud based productivity app developer Zoho and unified messaging provider UberConference.
With summer here and only 1 week left to Apps Admin, it’s that time of year again for us here at Coolhead Tech to welcome the newest batch of interns through the doors. Over the years we’ve had the privilege to work with some of the brightest upcoming talents in Texas.