QuickOffice Pro HD for iPad now free for Google Apps for Business

Great news for you iPad lovers out there. QuickOffice Pro for iPad is now free for people leveraging Google Apps for Business. Google acquired Quickoffice in June of this year and had been working hard to incorporate the technology into Drive and Docs.
Read More

Thoughts on Google's Management Changes

This is also important to note because Google Apps has much more in common with AdWords and Google.com than it does Office or Exchange Server. Google.com and Adwords run on MapReduce, BigTable, and Google File System - in 2010 Google made massive investments in infrastructure to support these systems. Google.com and Adwords are not the only SaaS applications that run on these systems. Google Apps also runs on MapReduce, BigTable and Google File System. This is the benefit of having an actual cloud computing infrastructure rather than just television commercials.
Read More

“Cloud Computing Trends: What are the top cloud computing trends to track in 2011?”

Cloud Computing is going to have a great 2011. It is economics rather than technology that truly drives the paradigm forward. Economics is coldly objective and regardless of personal opinion the shift will accelerate. Look to vendors with business models based on technology services rather than software products to find the most robust and value-adding cloud computing services.
Read More