This review from Managed Admin seems to hit it spot on: it’s a perfectly serviceable offering that is marginally cheaper than Google Apps. But the nagging question is lack of integration into larger suites of complementary productivity apps. Mail and just mail — trust me: we’d notice its absence — is still, somehow, simply underwhelming.
Truly, a must read: here.
Especially intriguing is its approach to detailing how the firms at the forefront consolidate their lead in technology and know-how as much from the economics of power management as from software engineering.
Brava, Grey Lady, Brava.