Google Gears has Launched – Providing Offline Gmail January 30, 2009Posted by Glenn Irvine in Blog, Commentary, Competitive.
Tags: Announcement, Collaborative View, Email Archive, Glenn Irvine, GMail, Google, Google Gears, MessageLabs, Offline, Postini, Symantec
In announcements today, Google Gears has gone live, essentially allowing offline use of Gmail.
This is a big step for Google, addressing one of the major drawbacks in comparing Gmail to other Enterprise email systems.
Read the article in ComputerWorld here.
By the way… Did I mention that Postini offers 10 years of Email Archival with the Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Services they provide?
That’s a major competitive angle in comparison with Messagelabs (Symantec)