Google Apps Standard, Premier and Education Editions moving to new infrastructure with additional Google services

“9 of the top 20 requests from Google Apps customers are for their accounts to work with more services from Google, in addition to core suite of messaging & collaboration apps. Later this year we’ll dramatically accelerate customer access to innovation, and give users convenience of using any Google service allowed by administrator from a […]

“9 of the top 20 requests from Google Apps customers are for their accounts to work with more services from Google, in addition to core suite of messaging & collaboration apps. Later this year we’ll dramatically accelerate customer access to innovation, and give users convenience of using any Google service allowed by administrator from a single account affiliated with their organization. For e.g., coworkers will be able to publish their organization’s blog on Blogger, share project images with Picasa, track industry news in Google Reader, advertise online with AdWords and much more. We intend to have all Standard, Premier and Education Edition customers moved to new infrastructure in the fall, and customers who would like more control over timing of this change will be able to make the switch voluntarily during summer. We want to make this transition as seamless as possible for customers, and will be sharing information in advance so Google Apps admins can plan ahead which additional Google services users can access with their accounts and other aspects of this roll-out,” noted Google.

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