Google App Engine for Business
David Hoff, VP Technology
Agenda - GAE4B
Introduction & definitions
How much does it cost?
Why would I use it?
Q & A
We help organizations Go Google
with the Secure
Apps with Apps
Script and priv
Who trusts the Cloud Sherpas?
We've migrated hundreds of thousands of users to Google Apps
from companies of all sizes in Manufacturing, Retail, Government, Real
Estate, Healthcare, Education and other industry verticals.
"By 2012, 20% of Global 2000 enterprises will be using public cloud services, up from under 5% in
2009" - Gartner Dec 2009
SaaS: Software as a Service
PaaS: Platform as a Service
Google App Engine
IaaS: Infrastructure as a Service
Why look at PaaS?
Software maintenance, upgrades, patches
Data center costs
IT staffing resources
Application forecasting & scaling
...it all adds up quickly
What is GAE4B?
Rapid application development for the cloud
Develop locally in Java or Python with your IDE
Easy one-click deployment to Google's cloud
Simple yet powerful cloud based administration
Full featured application maintenance
Log/error analysis, version control, app performance
Worry free cloud environment maintenance
No need for securing & provisioning servers, configuring
VMs, performing backups, applying patches etc.
On Demand Capacity
Zero effort dynamic provisioning based on traffic needs
In summary, App Engine with additional Enterprise Features
Centralized application management console
Integrated application navigation
Enterprise Support and reliability
Service level agreement (SLA)
Dedicated support with guaranteed response time
Option to develop on a true relational SQL database
Cloud management of your SQL database
SSL on your domain
Use Secure sockets layer (SSL) on your own domain
"Naked" domain support
Simple pricing: $8/app/user/month (Max. $1k month/app)