Since Google’s inception in September 1998, it’s been forever growing and improving its product and service offerings and is definitely not just a search engine.

As a search engine, Google still holds the top spot with over 70% market share (June 2015,

So it make sense that they’re a trusted source to use for other cloud related applications. In comes, Google Apps for Work (formerly known as Google Apps for Business.)



Google Apps for Work has been broken into 4 distinct categories all of which will help to save you time, collaborate with staff and clients, share instantly and can be accessed anywhere at any time.

1. Communicate


  • Create custom email addresses (e.g. [email protected])
  • Enjoy 30GB of inbox storage
  • Gmail is compatible with Microsoft Outlook and other email clients
  • Technical support is available 24/7


  • Meet face to face with colleagues and clients
  • Save money and time on travel but still benefit with face to face meetings with Hangouts all in High Definition video, text or voice


  • Create integrated online calendars designed for teams
  • Cut back on planning time and do more with sharable calendars that integrate with Gmail, Google Drive, Google Sites and Google Hangouts
2. Store


  • Store, sync and share files with ease
  • Keep all your documents, slideshows and more in one secure place with file storage online
  • Access your work whenever you need it from your laptop, tablet or phone from wherever you are on the go
3. Collaborate


  • Create and edit documents right in your browser
  • Multiple people can make updates at the same time
  • Every change is saved automatically


  • Create spreadsheets in your browser – no dedicated software needed
  • Handle everything from simple lists to data analysis with charts, pivot tables and filters


  • Create custom forms for questionnaires and surveys
  • Gather all data in a spreadsheet and analyze right in Google Sheets


  • Create and edit professional presentations in your browser
  • Multiple people can work on a presentation at the same time so everyone has the latest version


  • Launch an intranet for your business, a project site for your team or a portal for customers with our site builder
4. Manage


  • Manage Google Apps for your business
  • Easily add users, manage devices and configure security and settings so your data stays safe

Vault (extra $5 per user per month)

  • Add eDiscovery and archiving to Google Apps
  • Manage, retain, search and export your business’s email and chats
Google Apps Pricing

google apps pricing

To find out more and to get Google Apps visit

The Fireworks support team has expert knowledge, experience and are certified in setting up Google Apps for our clients.

For expert set-up and ongoing support for Google Apps, give our certified team a call on 1300 660 160.