What exactly is Google Workspace(G-Suite)?
Google Workspace is an enhanced version of the G-Suite suite of apps and tools for users of digital offices. The adaptable cloud-based platform connects teams via email, meeting tools, file-sharing solutions, and a variety of other features. Though there are various Google Workspace packages available (more on that below), each plan includes a number of critical tools.
Users can access additional features or add-ons for teams and individual access depending on the Google Workspace plan they choose. In some cases, these features may necessitate additional Google service purchases and subscriptions:
Cloud Search: Search across the entire Google Workspace.
Vault: Tools for data retention and eDiscovery for compliance.
Voice: External and internal dialing systems for businesses.
Apps Script: Tools and apps for business process automation.
Appsheet: No-code application development for non-programmers.
Classrooms: Separate learning environments for students and teachers.
Domains: Domains registered with Google Workspace features integrated.
Gmail: Google Workspace includes a personal Gmail account for email.
Calendar: A calendar option for desktops, the web, and mobile devices that is synced.
Meet: The meeting solution for group video and audio conferencing calls.
Chat: Instant messaging for teams and individuals.
Drive: A private cloud storage service with shared drives, folders, and organizational features.
Docs: Collaborative word processing with image support and real-time editing.
Sheets: Cloud-hosted collaborative spreadsheets for teams.
Slides: Presentation tools for meetings and business admin.
Forms: Custom forms and surveys for collecting business information.
Keep: Collaborative note-taking apps for keeping track of to-do lists.
Sites: Collaborative websites created by a group of people.
Jamboard: A virtual whiteboard for team drawing and ideation.
Supported Platforms: Ubuntu, Windows
Deployment: Web-Based, Perpetual
Suitable For: All Industries
Business Specific: All Businesses
Business Size: Small Businesses, Startups, Medium Businesses, Enterprises, SMBs, SMEs, MSMBs, MSMEs
Google Workspace FAQ