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GoDaddy Microsoft Exchange Hosting - Providing Critical Info Instantly and Cost Effectively
As would be expected, the service that resulted was revolutionary.
Aimed at the Small and Micro Enterprises (SMEs), this wonder product was meant to reduce the cost of operations and improve productivity.
With time, the service has proved useful not only to small enterprises but also to individuals and large corporations.
GoDaddy Microsoft Exchange hosting was meant to improve general performance by bringing data from various sources and devices, synchronizing it and delivering it to various users instantly.
Some of the critical information that the hosted exchange makes instantly available include all the contacts in an organization.
The full directory of the company is held in a central location and anytime somebody needs to contact anyone in the directory, all that he or she will need to do is download the contact using the various versions of Microsoft Outlook or Entourage 2008.
In addition, GoDaddy Microsoft Exchange hosting enables users to share calendars and documents.
All exchanges are conducted in real time and the user is able to view various documents and calendars at the same time.
This is especially ideal for scheduling meetings.
By use of GoDaddy's SharePoint Document Management, users save files from MS Office 2007 to the exchange.
This provides a back up for the documents as well as making them quickly accessible to users.
Apart from internal staff, these documents can be shared with customers.
Perhaps the real beauty of this hosting program is that it does not require any new equipment to install.
There are three plans available targeting users at different levels.
The most basic plan is the Individual Mailbox package which targets individual users or members of a family.
This package provides 2 GB storage, 1 mailbox and, once installed, enables mobile access to data by the individual or family members.
The second plan is the Individual Plus Blackberry plan which also provides storage of 2 GB, and 1 mailbox.
As the name suggests, users of this package have access to info using email as well as other mobile devices.
Finally, there is what is known as Group Plans which come with 5 mailboxes and 20 GB storage.
For all the plans, there are not set up fees.
Moreover, while the monthly charges are quite modest, there are discounts available for purchases covering longer periods such as two to three years.