GOOGLE APPS… TRY OUT THE CLOUD…




Google Apps offers the same amount of storage as regular Gmail accounts. Google Apps for Business, which offers additional e-mail storage, is available for an annual fee per user account. Google Apps for Education, which is free, combines features from the Standard and Premier editions.

In addition to shared apps (calendar, docs, etc.), there is Google Apps Marketplace, which is an App “store” for Google Apps users. It contains various apps, both free and for a fee, which can be installed to customize the Google Apps experience for the user.

Google Apps (formerly Google Apps Standard Edition)

* Free,
* Brandable name and logos in the control panel, ie. yourdomain.com
* Same storage space as regular gmail.com accounts
(over 650 MB as of 2011)
* Text ads standard (can be turned off in each account)
* Limited to 10 users within same domain.
* Email attachments cannot be larger than 25 megabytes.
* Limited to sending email to 500 external recipients per day per
email account.

Google Apps Partner Edition / Google Apps for ISP’s

* Same as standard edition with the following exceptions:
* No limit on # of mailboxes
* Google API is available to use to manage and provision accounts
* It is a Paid service with tech support available with pricing

Google Apps for Business (formerly Google Apps Premiere Edition)

* FEE BASED
* Text ads optional
* Integrated Postini policy-based messaging security
* Conference room/resource scheduling
* 99.9% e-mail uptime guarantee
* APIs available for Single Sign On
* 24/7 phone support
* Google Video, a service similar to YouTube with private groups
* Limited to sending email to 2000 external recipients per day per
email account.
* Storage space 25 GB in each account, allocated for use across all
products including e-mail.

Google Apps for Education (formerly Google Apps Education Edition)
Same as Google Apps for Business except for the following:

* Free for K-12 schools, colleges, and universities with up to 30,000
users
* No ads for faculty, staff, or students
* Google may serve ads to accounts not associated with enrolled
students, staff or volunteers
* Storage space 25 GB

Google Apps for Non-profits (formerly Google Apps Education Edition)
Same as Google Apps for Business except for the following:

* Free for accredited 501(c)(3) non-profit entities with less than
3,000 users
* Large non-profits eligible for 40% discount on Google Apps for
Business
* No ads for faculty, staff, or students
* Google may serve ads to accounts not associated with staff or
volunteers
* Storage space 25 GB

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