Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing refers to the use and access of multiple server-based computational resources via a digital network. Cloud users may access the server resources using a computer, laptop, smart phone, or other device. In cloud computing, applications are provided and managed by the cloud server and data is also stored remotely in the cloud configuration. Users do not download and install applications on their own device or computer; all processing and storage is maintained by the cloud server.

 

Network Consulting is a big part of the new cloud computing era. Our network consultants will advise, guide, and help you through your new cloud computing installation.

 

Another good solution is Google Apps with its email system in the clouds, meaning that the server is not controlled by your organization and you are subject to the policies and procedures dictated by that organization. You also lose some since of security since your data is not controlled by you. The other positive aspect is that Google Apps email system comes with many other features that your organization could greatly benefit from.

As your organization continues to grow or now, Google Apps for Non-for-Profits is a great choice to consider for your organizational needs. The good news is that it is free for non-for-profit organizations. There could be a substantial saving involved verse paying a monthly fee to a service provider.

Google Apps is a service from Google for using custom domain names with several Google products. It features several Web applications with similar functionality to traditional office suites, including: Gmail (email), Google Calendar, Talk, Instant Messaging, Docs, Spread Sheets, Mobile Capabilities, and Sites. There are various other features that can help your organizational growth and worth the time and effort of investigating.