Over last few years, saving money on an email solution has been the driver for companies switching to Google Apps. But customers aren't just using Apps for email. They're also adopting innovative teamwork tools like web-based documents, spreadsheets, presentations and project sites. To quantify the complete value of Apps including collaboration and productivity benefits, Google and Forrester measure the "Total Economic Impact" that a typical company can expect over 3 years, moving from legacy on-premises to Apps.
After dozens of in-depth customer and stakeholder interviews and hundreds of survey responses from IT admins and end-users, the key findings of Forrester's bring the benefits of Apps into sharp focus," stated Google.
The following results are what a typical large customer with 18,000 employees and several offices around the world can experience by making the switch: