From today, documents fromOffice Between computers using cloud computing
Microsoft may not be pleased with it, however Google Released this week an add-on to the office software suite Office, Which allows users to edit their documents easily and conveniently from any computer, all with the help of cloud computing services Google.
The new extension is called Cloud Connect for Microsoft office, And the main advantage is the ability to edit your documents using the Office software and synchronize your work to theGoogle Docs Each time you save the document, you can continue working on your documents outside the home. The plugin also supports editing by more than one user, but changes to the document are not displayed to everyone on a regular basis,Google Existing docs, which may lead to various issues.
Unlike the GoogleThe synchronization in the Office software is not done permanently but by pressing the dedicated key. Google This is not a mistake, but rather a feature: product manager Google Docs, Jonathan Rochelle, argues that "because the software of theOffice "Require the user to save the documents himself, there is no reason to change it now."
On the other hand, if you still do not trust yourself to remember to save the document, most Office programs are able to automatically save the documents - a feature that is currently missing in the extension of Google.
The extensionCloud Connect Comes about a year after Google Acquired the company DocVerse, Which built the E-Google Docs The original. Currently, the extension is only available to some customers
Apps for Business, And if you are not on this list (and most likely you are not), you will have to wait until the extension becomes publicly available upon its official release.
Cloud Connect will be the only alternative, as of now,SkyDrive Microsoft - Google Although it did not invent the wheel, competition in the clouds will always benefit the consumer.