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Google Apps: Mastering Integration and Customization by Pascal Cadet, Manuel Alves, Médéric Morel, Pirmin Lemberger

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Chapter 10. Google "Workstation"

While the previous chapters outlined the impacts of Google's SaaS on the infrastructure of your Information System, this chapter additionally drills down into Google's offer regarding the user desktop and experience, using Chrome (Google's browser) as a cornerstone of a Google "Workstation". Next, we'll summarize the main features of the two operating systems that Google has published: Android, currently shipped on dozens of mobile device models and Chrome OS, a revolutionary operating system that brings a small-footprint and speed to the table to meet the specific demands of a new way of working online.

Accessing your Information System

Today's two most common means of access to an Information System are the user ...

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