WeDid: Google Apps for SME Startup – Construction Firm

Business Challenge

A start-up in the construction industry required a secure reliable email, calendaring and intranet for their business. With staff spread geographically and no central IT to manage and maintain their infrastructure, it needed to highly available with a minimum of 99% uptime. The administration needed to be simple with the addition of users possible with minimal effort.


Purpose Provide email, calendaring, document sharing and collaboration tools for an enterprise in start-up mode.
Applications Google Apps Premier Edition
Tools Microsoft Outlook and Thunderbird for email and calendar synchronisation
Sites Customised Intranet
Secure Site for Management
# of Users < 20
Training Online training and video tutorials provided
Complexity Simple