The Design People Inc., a website design and Internet marketing company based in California, announced today that it has become an authorized reseller of the Google Apps™ suite of communication and collaboration tools.
The Design People Inc. can now integrate Google Apps’ cloud-based services for communication, documentation and collaboration into its suite of online services. Customers can now streamline and centralize their business activities even more with Google Apps’ email, calendar and documents.
“Our clients are already immersed with our web design and Internet marketing services. Through the Google Apps Authorized Reseller Program, we’re able to complement our services and create seamless experiences by integrating familiar Google tools that many of them already use.” said Tiger Bitanga, CEO of The Design People Inc. “It’s a total win for our customers — We create powerful online brands, offer small business marketing services and build compelling, easy-to-use websites.”
Google Apps brings simple, powerful communication and collaboration tools to organizations. With Google Apps, users can use applications such as Gmail™ webmail service, Google Talk™ instant messaging service, Google Calendar™ calendaring service, Google Docs™ program, Google Sites™ web application, and Google Video™ for business on their own domain to work together more effectively. Best of all, it’s all hosted by Google, so there’s no hardware or software to download, install or maintain.
The Google Apps Reseller program includes resellers, consultants and independent software vendors that sell, service and customize Google Apps Premier Edition for their customers. The Design People Inc. received training, support and deployment services from Google, as well as access to APIs for integrating Google Apps into their customers’ business operations. The Design People, Inc. is able to retain a close relationship with their customers in order to provide additional service and support. The businesses receiving Google Apps will benefit from the additional attention to their specific needs.