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Cloud Alliance for Google Apps: Webinar Series

As the founding member of the Cloud Alliance for Google Apps, BetterCloud is pleased to announce tomorrow’s upcoming webinar “Close Deals Faster by Optimizing Email Prospecting” featuring Yesware Co-Founder and CEO, Matthew Bellows. Please join us tomorrow at 2:00 PM ET where Matthew will lead a demo of Yesware, used by over 50,000 sales people worldwide, review use cases from top customers like Hubspot, Groupon and Adroll, discuss upcoming product features and answer any questions you may have. October 10, … Read more

Cloud Alliance for Google Apps: Webinar Series

As the founding member of the Cloud Alliance for Google Apps, BetterCloud is pleased to announce tomorrow’s upcoming webinar “Close Deals Faster by Optimizing Email Prospecting” featuring Yesware Co-Founder and CEO, Matthew Bellows. Please join us tomorrow at 2:00 PM ET where Matthew will lead a demo of Yesware, used by over 50,000 sales people worldwide, review use cases from top customers like Hubspot, Groupon and Adroll, discuss upcoming product features and answer any questions you may have. October 10, … Read more

Schedule a Password Policy for Google Apps with FlashPanel

Google Apps has created a secure way to work and collaborate in the Cloud. However, the cloud has given rise to mobile computing, meaning your users are likely logged into corporate accounts on personal mobile devices and tablets, putting your company at unnecessary risk in case of employee negligence or theft. To protect against lost or stolen devices and ensure unauthorized users are not gaining access to your Google Apps environment, you should regularly reset user account passwords. Our Google … Read more

Tradition Meets Technology

Taco Mac and FlashPanel After making the move to Google Apps in 2008, one of Atlanta’s most beloved eateries was still searching for an effective user management solution. So when the FlashPanel private beta opened this Spring, Taco Mac’s New Technologies Director, Dan Kirk, jumped at the chance to try it out. FlashPanel has replaced the restaurant’s need for an LDAP system and is making day to day domain management easier than ever before. Mr. Kirk especially loves FlashPanel’s email … Read more

From Hosted Exchange to Google Apps

Interactive E-Solutions and FlashPanel For 12 years, Interactive E-Solutions helped set up and migrate companies to hosted Exchange environments. But this year, seeking to modernize the company’s mission and its own IT infrastructure, E-Solutions’ CEO, Brandon Foreman, decided to move the company and their customers to Google Apps. Focusing on the vast cost savings and increased collaboration, Foreman got his staff on board and successfully made the move to Google. Once operating completely in Google Apps, Mr. Foreman sought out … Read more

BetterCloud’s Keys to Managing your Google Apps Domain: Asset Visibility

This August, we launched the very first version-now white paper, BetterCloud’s Keys to Managing your Google Apps Domain. We chose to house the white paper in a Google Doc rather than a stagnant PDF because doing so means we can easily update and add to the document. Plus, we’ve given all of our readers comment access, which means you can give us feedback (or a tip we didn’t think of) right in the doc. Our white paper currently covers a … Read more

Finding Success with Google Apps

Genesis Career College and FlashPanel In 2010, Genesis Career College became one of the only career institutes to provide official school email accounts for all students. This was made possible through Google Apps for Education. Now Genesis, with the help of Robert Warren, the school’s Director of Technology, uses Google Apps to provide messaging and collaboration capabilities to more than 2,000 students, faculty and staff. Though there are endless benefits to going Google, using the suite at an educational institution poses … Read more

Delegating Access Control for Google Apps Mangement

At BetterCloud, FlashPanel helps us manage our Google Apps domain in dozens of ways. Just last week we used FlashPanel to rename and repurpose the accounts of our summer interns and the Apps Butler’s broadcast feature helped us inform the team of an upcoming building fire drill. We’re certain there’s an endless number of management tasks that can be quickly and easily accomplished with FlashPanel, so each week we’ll share one example of how FlashPanel is making the lives of … Read more

Delegating Access Control for Google Apps Management

At BetterCloud, FlashPanel helps us manage our Google Apps domain in dozens of ways. Just last week we used FlashPanel to rename and repurpose the accounts of our summer interns and the Apps Butler’s broadcast feature helped us inform the team of an upcoming building fire drill. We’re certain there’s an endless number of management tasks that can be quickly and easily accomplished with FlashPanel, so each week we’ll share one example of how FlashPanel is making the lives of … Read more

Cutting Costs and Increasing Efficiency

Great Lakes Wholesale and FlashPanel After trading up to Google Apps from an outdated and expensive Microsoft Exchange server,  Great Lakes Wholesale’s Network Administrator, Jamie Jahnke, went looking for a simple and easy way to share contacts throughout the company. Mr. Jahnke discovered FlashPanel, first implementing the tool’s Shared Contacts Management feature. Ultimately, Mr. Jahnke  found a broad range of functionality invaluable, especially the Inbox Delegation the feature. For more on how Great Lakes makes use of FlashPanel every day, … Read more