Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Staying organized with Highrise, part of Cloud Computing First Look (2012).
Another cloud storage type of service that's gaining popularity, especially in the business …world, is Highrise from 37signals. With Highrise, you can store and share contact info for leads, …clients, vendors and others right in the cloud. …You can also enter and review notes from calls, meetings, emails, conversations and it also …lets you set up email and mobile phone reminders to get things done. That's all done on the …web, so you'll always have the information you need at your fingertips on a Mac, PC or …a tablet, for example.…
Now you can create a free account like I have here, or pay for different membership levels …if you have more users or need to track more contacts or track more deals. Now here in …Highrise, you can see there are various panes, down the left-hand side we can view our latest …activity also known as the Dashboard. We can add contacts from the Contacts section or …edit existing contacts by selecting them and making changes like Notes, Deals and even …use LinkedIn to stay in contact.…
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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