By John Moore, Freelance Writer, 11/15/2012
SaaS adopters often give the technology high marks for flexibility and lower operating costs. WinZip Computing can point to another edge: business continuity.
WinZip, headquartered in Mansfield, Conn., and parent company Corel Corp., had been planning a migration from in-house email to Gmail for several months. Corel began working on the project in June with Agosto, a Google Apps reseller and cloud consulting firm. The actual cutover to Gmail had been scheduled for late this year, but last month’s super storm Sandy prompted Corel to speed up the schedule for WinZip.