Following its IPO filing final week, Dropbox today announced a new partnership with Google Cloud to confederate G Suite with a former’s platform. Integrations operation from capability and communication services, including with a only announced Hangouts Chat.
When in Dropbox, users will be means to directly create, open, edit, save, and share Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Meanwhile, you’ll be means to save Google papers right to a Dropbox account. Dropbox Business admins will also be means to conduct a Google files. Meanwhile, Dropbox is building integrations for Google’s several communication services. This includes a Hangouts Chat and Gmail formation that will concede users to simply name files from a Dropbox comment and send them as links with previews. The Gmail add-on will also let we arrangement creation, modification, and last-accessed dates for related files. These efforts are a partial of Dropbox operative with several capability services, like Microsoft Outlook and Adobe XD CC, to centralize productivity:
With opposite projects sparse opposite storage buckets, apps, and devices, we’re constantly forced to take additional stairs to get work done. Over a past year, we’ve been focusing on how we can solve this problem for people and teams by delivering a one home for work.
The Dropbox and G Suite integrations will go live after this year.