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Case Study: Fig & Olive (video)

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Google Apps has the power to transform how businesses communicate and work.  Fig & Olive, a growing restaurant company in New York city, discussed how their move to Google Apps resulted in benefits extending well beyond a better email platform. … Continue reading

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Google Meets Security Best-Practices; Most Cloud Providers Fail

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Recently, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) released a survey of how well common cloud providers meet the EFF’s 5 security best practices. Google Apps and Dropbox are the only two vendors to meet all five standards.  Microsoft, most notably, fails … Continue reading

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Gmail: Save Attachments to Drive (it’s about time!)

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Finally!  OMG!  Booyah!  Oh, Vey! You can now save attachments directly to Drive from within Gmail messages. Rolling out to Google Apps for Business, Government, and Education over the next week or so, you no longer need to download to … Continue reading

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Be More Social with Secure Google+ Communities

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Businesses often hesitate to use social media tools internally, fearing that information may be shared too broadly or outside the company in error.  Google has taken a major step to alleviate these concerns with the recent announcement of Secure Google+ … Continue reading

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Easier Sharing of Google Docs; Watch Your Permissions

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Google is making it easier to share Google Docs, Drawings, and Slides (not Sheets) with people outside your Google Apps for Business domain. Files shared outside your domain to an email address not linked to an existing Google Account can be … Continue reading

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QuickOffice is Free for Everyone

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As of September 19, 2013, Google has freed QuickOffice for everyone.  The result? Anybody with a Google Apps account can edit MS Office documents — Word, Excel, and Powerpoint — stored in Google Drive using any Android or iOS device. … Continue reading

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HIPAA Compliance with Google Apps Just Got Easier

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One of the challenges using any IT service are external requirements for data use and privacy.  Among the most restrictive are those imposed by the Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).  HIPAA regulations intend to ensure data is private … Continue reading

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Should You Backup Data in Google Apps?

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When running systems in-house, the need for backup/recovery and backup/restore services is clear.  Organizations must protect themselves from system failures and other events that can corrupt or destroy important information.  With Google Apps, however, the highly redundant infrastructure offers great … Continue reading

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Breakfast With Google Apps and More …

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We don’t often blog about events, but this one is unique. On Thursday September 19th at 8:00 am, you can join us at Google’s NYC offices — or via live simulcast — for Breakfast with Google.  While enjoying a full … Continue reading

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Cumulus Global named to CRN’s Next-Gen 250 For Second Consecutive Year

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Westborough, MA, September 12, 2013 – Cumulus Global announced it has been recognized for a second year as a member of the CRN Next-Gen 250. The annual list highlights up-and-coming solution providers that are new to the market, and take … Continue reading

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