Google Next Went to London! For developers, admins and G-Suite users, that means a slew of new exciting updates on the horizon, and the team here at Coolhead tech are on-hand to make sure that you get the news first!
Bringing new people into the office can be a fantastic way to make your business more productive and efficient. Of course, there is one thing you'll need to think about before you start celebrating your recent hire, and that's onboarding.
Today, data is the most valuable resource in the world. If you want to protect your company, then you need to defend the information that you're gathering and using every day. It's no wonder that security features are built into a huge selection of the products that we rely on. Fortunately for those interested in the world of cloud computing, Google has an incredible experience to offer in terms of security and support.
Google is a company that seems to always be one step ahead of the crowd when it comes to producing the latest technology and unlocking innovations. In the last few years, we've seen the Google Cloud Platform evolve with disruptive solutions spanning all the way from machine learning and artificial intelligence, to integrations with IoT (the Internet of Things).
Any Google customer will know that the search engine giant has its fair share of options to choose from if you're looking for communication services and collaboration apps. Google Docs means that people in a team can collaborate on projects simultaneously, adding notes and comments to files in real-time. Google Hangouts ensures that you always have a way to connect with your colleagues through web chat or instant messaging. There's even Gmail for people who prefer to do their communicating over email.
Austin Startup Week is just around the corner, and we couldn't be more excited. If you were lucky enough to attend last year's event, which ran between the 9th and 13th of October, you might have happened across a few of more than 100 events designed to help locals and visitors alike discover some of the innovation and resilience that makes up the Startups in this little part of Texas.
Towards the end of 2017, Cisco entered into a partnership with the ever-expanding Google Cloud. The two companies agreed to combine their resources to help joint customers achieve more scalable, versatile, and immersive cloud environments. Importantly, the Cisco and Google partnership will be focused on "hybrid" cloud spaces, allowing customers to build on their existing on-premise data centers with the power of Google and Cisco.
Enterprise communications have transformed drastically in recent years. We've moved from the point of having to install on-premise PBXs and clumsy on-prem VoIP systems into our office environments, to being able to access all the UC&C technology we need on demand through UCaaS providers like RingCentral and 8x8.
After an amazing Google Cloud Next and a solid week of rest, it's Go Time for Google Admins and now partners are offering discounts to IT professionals that range from 10%-25% on G Suite Business and Enterprise. All in the name of Security and Privacy.