Tag: google-apps

08 Mar 2011 · by Cari Ellison
Can you believe it's been an entire year since Box first introduced our integration with Google Apps? In the past 12 months, businesses (including Box!) have used it as a powerful way to communicate, collaborate and assign tasks around documents in Google Apps. To show off this powerful integration...
16 Dec 2010
As the holidays approach, you might be prone to say, "Wow, this year's gone by fast." Time flies when you're having fun and it's been quite a year. We've introduced some really awesome additions to Box this year - too many to cover in one sitting. But we thought it would be fun to look back and...
01 Nov 2010
Lot of people (even Boxers... though we're not naming names) have found themselves in the following situation: Your boss sends you an assignment with a due date far off in the future, so you file it away on your "to-do" list. Weeks later, your heart drops as you realize that the project is due...
15 Jun 2010 · by Ashley Mayer
One of the (many) benefits of providing software over the web is that we get great analytics on how you - our users - are engaging with your content on Box. We can track things like the adoption-rate of new features like HTML5-powered drag and drop, usage of our OpenBox platform integrations, and...
06 Apr 2010 · by Dylan Smith
2010 has gotten off to a great start. We've unveiled our killer Box App for iPad, launched integrations with Google Apps and SAP StreamWork, and rolled out a content viewing feature we consider core to the Box platform. We've seen the number of Box users surpass 4 million, driven by increased...
17 Mar 2010 · by Sean Rose
Box is now integrated with Google Apps. Box Business & Enterprise users can create Google Docs and Spreadsheets in Box, schedule Google Calendar meetings around files and access Box files in Gmail, Google Calendar and Google Sites. Single sign-on provides seamless integration. Read more details...
22 Feb 2010 · by Sean Rose
We're constantly chatting with our customers to get a better sense of how they use Box.net to manage, collaborate and share content, and because we've designed a flexible platform that can suit the varying needs of companies ranging from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies, we run into a ton...
17 Feb 2010 · by Sean Rose
What happens when the heart of Silicon Valley loses power for an entire day? Yesterday, hordes of employees from an estimated 240 start-ups packed into cafes across the Peninsula to plug-in and work while their offices stayed in the dark. The Box.net crew was among them. We arrived at our Palo...
02 Feb 2010 · by Sean Rose
We love talking with our customers about how they're using Box and other cloud-based services to enhance their business. It gives us a chance to get feedback on our product, but also helps us keep tabs on the bigger picture - the trends and movements that are reshaping business today. Today's...
20 Jan 2010 · by Sean Rose
Imagine if the web worked like this: you want to watch a YouTube video, but you have to download the video in a separate window before watching. Then you decide to read the New York Times, but you have to open a PDF to read each article. Now you're in the mood to browse photos on Flickr, which...
13 Jan 2010 · by Sean Rose
A few days ago, our friends at TechCrunch ran a post I wrote titled "The Coming Tornado: Cloud in the Enterprise." In it, I explain why cloud-based services will tip for large businesses over the next two years, unleashing a "tornado" of change in enterprise IT. Maturing platforms, increasingly web...
11 Jan 2010 · by Sean Rose
Since we launched in 2005, Box.net has made it easy for users to store and share files online - today, more than 3.5 million people and businesses use our platform to collaborate in the cloud. Today's announcement that Google Docs will also support storage for all file types is further validation...
12 Mar 2009 · by Sean Rose
Businesses and organizations that use Google Apps can now send files stored in Box through Google Apps Mail. With Box's new integration, users can "attach" files as direct links in Google Apps Mail in just one click. You can add this feature by clicking on the OpenBox tab, adding the Gmail service...