Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring Asana, part of Cloud Computing First Look (2012).
Asana is fast becoming one of those cloud tools that business people can't live without. …It's the ultimate task management tool that allows teams to share, plan, organize and …track progress of the tasks that each member is working on. …Now with the focus on speed collaboration and ease-of-use, Asana radically improves the …way groups of people actually work together. It is free and you can sign up with your name …and email address, or if you already have a Gmail email address, you can sign up and sign …in using your Gmail account credentials as well.…
Now once you're logged in, you can start setting up different workspaces for different groups …or different projects, and it's all done over here on the left-hand side. You will want …to start with your company's name, and let's say I work for a company named Two Trees Olive Oil. …Next, you'll choose what this workspace is for, is it business, is it a nonprofit, may …be it's household or other. I am going to leave it at Business and I am going to update …
David also presents an overview of migration and common cloud technologies as you contemplate a move to the cloud, including Google Apps, Microsoft Windows Live, and more. The final chapter outlines how to evaluate the ongoing effectiveness of the cloud for your business.
- Understanding the components and infrastructure of the cloud
- Working with storage and database services
- Understanding the benefits of cloud computing
- Assessing security risks
- Obtaining cloud storage
- Working with Google Apps, Windows Live, iCloud, and more
- Migrating to the cloud
- Training others on cloud use
Skill Level Beginner
1. Cloud Computing Basics
2. Evaluate whether Cloud Computing Is Right for Your Business
3. Explore Cloud Storage
4. Explore Cloud Tools
5. Migrate to the Cloud
Securing data2m 26s
6. Evaluate Cloud Performance in Your Business
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