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Office 365 Vs. Google Apps: Top 10 Enterprise Concerns

Is Microsoft Office 365 ready to rumble with the ease of use and lower cost of archrival Google Apps? Consider this point-by-point comparison for enterprises.
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Google lets you quickly and easily create groups, share documents, and execute real-time co-editing among multiple users. It's a key advantage of Google Groups and Google Docs editing that Microsoft has yet to match. Google also offers a battery of popular creative, social, and media apps ranging from Picasa to Blogger to Google Web Analytics. Bing and Kinect are rare recent exceptions to a pile of failures that have not inspired confidence in Microsoft's ability to adapt to the consumerization of IT trend.

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