David Berlind posted an excellent article on his ZDNet blog about Google’s $50/yr all-in-one communications and collaboration platform, and how estimating costs for running your own messaging server is hard to determine. It’s definitely an exercise in “fuzzy math.”
Does payback on email alone make Google Apps’ $50/yr. worth it? (Docs, etc? That’s icing) by ZDNet‘s David Berlind — Whenever I talk about doing something crazy like using Google Apps instead of other office suites, a conversation that’s usually driven by my beliefs about computing in the cloud, there are some number of ZDNet readers that chalk it off to insanity or a momentary lapse of reason. Or, maybe I forgot to take [...]
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