Migrate personal Google Drives into company G Suite accounts

Migrate personal Google Drives into company G Suite accounts

It's not uncommon to come across an organization with dozens or even hundreds of employees leveraging the consumer (free) version of Google Drive to manage and share work content. There are a lot of reasons this is a bad idea. 

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Share subfolders in Team Drives

Share subfolders in Team Drives

A common question is, "how do I share subfolders in Team Drives?" With the current system, especially traditional file servers, it's extremely common to have different sharing permissions in subfolders than exist in the top level folder(s). 

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Install Google Drive File Stream to replace Drive or your file server

Install Google Drive File Stream to replace Drive or your file server

There's been some confusion about Google File Stream replacing Google Drive. In short, File Stream is part of Google Drive just like Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides are part of Google Drive. File Stream is the new name for the Google Drive application installed on your PC or Mac. File Stream is the application that syncs your computer to Google Drive.

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Using Google Drive and Team Drives as your file server

Using Google Drive and Team Drives as your file server

The best way to move from Windows File Server to Google Drive depends. For larger organizations, a dedicated migration software is going to be needed. Umzuzu offer's DIY Google Cloud migration software starting at just $11/user. We also offer Managed Migration services for more complex transitions. What about organizations with a few employees or with relatively straightforward file server requirements? Well, we can get a bit more creative. 

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Deploying G Suite 2-Step Verification

Deploying G Suite 2-Step Verification

Google has made the deployment of 2-Step Verification a breeze. We recommend 2-Step Verification (2SV) to all our clients. The most common threats faced today are phishing attacks and spear phishing attacks. While not 100% impenetrable, 2SV enhances the organization's overall security substantially. Here are a few basic deployment steps. 

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