Cloud Computing: Google Apps Marketplace to Stoke Partner Software Sales

 
 
By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2010-03-10
 
 
 

Google Apps Marketplace to Stoke Partner Software Sales

by Clint Boulton

Google Apps Marketplace to Stoke Partner Software Sales

Introduction

Meet the Google Apps Marketplace.

Introduction

User Interface

Developers can create cloud applications that integrate with Google Apps through open protocols and sell them to millions of businesses. Customers may purchase and run applications from this Website.

User Interface

The Administrator Control Panel

Google Apps Marketplace behind the scenes.

The Administrator Control Panel

User Navigation

Users can navigate around their application in the marketplace.

User Navigation

Atlassian

Atlassian Software's JIRA Studio for Google Apps is a hosted development suite that integrates with Google Apps and Google Talk.

Atlassian

Aviary

Aviary makes a suite of free Web applications for editing photos, making logos and remixing music.

Aviary

Box.Net

Box.net's Cloud Content Management platform handles workflow, comments and administrator oversight.

Box.Net

Concur

The Google Apps Marketplace also resells Concur, a Web-based provider of business travel and expense management applications.

Concur

Freshbooks

This application lets users create invoices.

Freshbooks

Manymoon

This social productivity tool lets teams get work done online.

Manymoon

SlideRocket

The Google App Marketplace allows customers to combine their Google Docs information and content with SlideRocket's presentation design and management capabilities.

SlideRocket

Zoho CRM Integration

Long-time partner and cloud collaboration rival Zoho offers Zoho CRM, which integrates with different Google Apps products and data.

Zoho CRM Integration

Skytap

Through this integration, Google Apps customers or any user with a Google account can use their existing Google credentials as a single sign-on mechanism, and access their Skytap Cloud environments within Google Apps.

Skytap

The Partners in Total

Here is a complete list of the 50 Google Apps Marketplace partners at launch.

The Partners in Total

The Business Model

A flexible payment model will give Google a 20 percent cut of applications sold through the marketplace.

The Business Model

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