Welcome to #CloudQuarters
As we all navigate our new remote workforce environments, we're reminded now more than ever of SADA's working philosophy: "together, we're all in." We know the depths to which technology can empower people to transform their work, their industries, and the world, and we're here for it. We've created #CloudQuarters to share our knowledge and insights with you, to help your organization ensure its business continuity and engage your remote workforce. #CloudQuarters can be your go-to hub for information, guidance, tips & tricks, and to help our collective community embrace this shift to remote work and give us a space to come together.
We’ll frequently add to this collection of live and growing content in response to these new realities, so stay awhile, check back often, and join the conversation.
G Suite Essentials
Boost teamwork with a secure, integrated workspace that includes Google Meet video conferencing, Drive file storage and collaborative Docs and Sheets built in. Try G Suite Essentials for free through September 30th.
The #CloudQuarters Hub
Check out our repository of growing content designed to help empower remote teams to maximize all available tools.
Remote Work 101
Quick Guides and Tutorials
From tips on enhancing remote collaboration & productivity to G Suite how-tos, these resources are geared toward fully optimizing your remote work environment.
Watch & Learn
Live Events and Videos
We'll be hosting a variety of informative digital events designed to help your remote teams flourish. Stay tuned for expert insights, tips, and guidance.
Learn how G Suite is elevating businesses and empowering employees in government agencies, the healthcare sector, and the media & entertainment industry.
G Suite Essentials
Helps Teams Work Together From Anywhere
With G Suite Essentials (Google Meet, Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides), you get everything you need to make remote teamwork more seamless and effective.
Eveything in One Place to Browse
The full library of content available on #CloudQuarters that will be updated regularly with fresh content for you to browse.
Cloud n Clear Podcast
Listen on the Go
A SADA podcast for innovative business leaders and technology enthusiasts exploring how Google Cloud is transforming the industry.
Get tips and advice to enable an engaged remote workforce, break down organizational silos, and unite people, teams, and content to allow ideas to flow freely. Learn how to redefine productivity and unleash your remote teams’ potential with G Suite’s intelligent apps and industry-leading real-time collaboration tools.
Watch & Learn
From webinars to live chats to Q&A sessions, tune into our expert-hosted events for tips, advice, and guidance on G Suite, remote work, and productivity & collaboration.
Chatbots, A.I. and Voice Recognition: How Automation is Helping States Deliver Services More Efficiently
G Suite for Media & Entertainment
Learn how G Suite is helping M&E companies boost productivity & collaboration, increase security, and engage audiences.
G Suite for Government
Learn 6 reasons why government entities, from small towns to states to large federal agencies, are migrating to G Suite.
G Suite for Healthcare
Healthcare organizations of all sizes are discovering the power of G Suite. Read 7 reasons why the healthcare industry is going Google.
G Suite Essentials Helps Teams Work Together From Anywhere
Get started today with an integrated workspace that provides secure video conferencing, modern collaboration, and can be set up in minutes.
Being a part of a distributed team is the new normal, and people need easy-to-adopt tools that empower them to connect and collaborate from anywhere. With G Suite Essentials (Google Meet, Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides), you get everything you need to make remote teamwork more seamless and effective. It even works with your existing productivity solution — no email migration or domain verification required.
Works With Microsoft Office
Avoid version conflicts by seeing if a teammate is editing an Office file, and get notified when it’s your turn to edit the file. Schedule and join meetings directly from the Outlook calendar with the Meet plug-in.
Easy Meeting Recording
Connect with up to 250 meeting participants and record meetings directly to Drive, making it easy to share with those who couldn't attend. If you can’t catch it live, no problem – meetings can easily be recorded and saved to Drive, so you can watch and share later.
Drive File Stream
Sync Drive files directly from the cloud with your Mac or PC, freeing up disk space and network bandwidth. Any changes you or your collaborators make are automatically updated and synced, so you’ll always have the latest version.
Work on Any Device, Anywhere
G Suite Essentials apps are available on all major platforms, enabling you to work seamlessly across your browser, mobile device, tablet, and computer.
If you don’t have access to the internet, no problem – you can still create, view, and edit files in Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Any changes you make while offline will be automatically synced as soon as you have an internet connection.
Custom Surveys and Forms for Your Team
Easily create surveys and forms to get valuable insights from your team, and analyze the data right away in Google Sheets.
Try Essentials for Free Through September 30
Signing up for G Suite Essentials isn’t just easy; right now, it’s risk-free. Users can try Essentials at no charge through September 30, 2020.
Explore our full resource library filled with content geared toward helping your business and teams thrive. As a leader in providing innovative cloud solutions, our team comes out with weekly content on topics that cover the latest in cloud transformation. From best practices to new innovations in the cloud, we'll keep you up to date on the industry’s trending topics.
- Application Development
- Change Management
- Chrome Enterprise
- Contact Center AI
- G Suite
- Google Cloud
- Google Cloud Platform
- Healthcare and Life Sciences
- Infrastructure Modernization
- Media & Entertainment
- Productivity & Collaboration
Ep. 40: The Necessity for Hyper Transparency in the World’s Largest Fully Remote Organization
With Brandon Jung, VP of Alliances, GitLab, Inc.
Brandon Jung, VP of Alliances at GitLab (the world’s largest fully remote company,) delves into GitLab’s company culture and the necessity for hyper transparency provided through the GitLab handbook. Before joining GitLab, Brandon helped build the Google Cloud ecosystem that includes technology companies as diverse as Red Hat, Docker, Cloudera, Pivotal and Tableau. Tune in to hear him also discuss software development, why software is “eating the world,” and the evolution of the Kubernetes landscape.
Ep. 41: Strategies for Adapting to the ‘New Normal’ of Working Remotely
With Heather Summers, Digital Transformation Manager, SADA
Companies worldwide have recently issued Work From Home orders, and for newly remote employees, it can be difficult to adapt to. SADA’s Digital Transformation Manager, Heather Summers, has over eight years of experience as a G Suite consultant and has helped organizations shift towards a digital paradigm. In this episode, Summers puts her change management skills into action and uncovers some best practices to boost productivity and collaboration while working from home - turning this era of change into an opportunity for hyper-collaboration, all with the help of G Suite.