Google Workspace overview

Overview

Google Workspace is a collection of apps to help organize and simplify your organization's workflow. Examples of Google Workspace apps include:

  • Email
  • Drive storage
  • Online cloud document editing/sharing
  • Advanced reports
  • Activity alerts

When you sign up for Google Workspace, you have access to apps based on the plan type you have chosen. DreamHost currently supports the Business Starter and Business Standard plans.

G Suite is now Google Workspace

Google is changing the name of its G Suite product to Google Workspace.

If you are currently on a DreamHost G Suite plan, DreamHost will contact you soon with more information on how to transition to Google Workspace. You can also visit the Change Plan page to manually transition.

The core services (including all of its collaboration tools like Gmail, Calendar, Meet, Chat, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms, Sites, and more), functionality, and pricing between G Suite and Google Workspace plans remain the same. See the following Google Workspace article for more information:

How do I create a Google Workspace account?

View the following article for information on how to create a Google Workspace account.

Plan types

Google Workspace Business Starter

The Business Starter plan comes with popular apps such as email, calendars, online document editing and storage, video meetings, and much more. View the following link for further details.

Google Workspace Business Standard

Google Workspace Business Standard is the enhanced office suite of Google services. It includes everything in the Basic plan plus these additional features.

  • 2TB storage
  • Company-wide search
  • Team Drives
  • Admin controls
  • Policy controls

You can read more about the Business plan here:

Billing plans

DreamHost currently only offers the monthly billing plan. You can read more about that here:

Difference between Google Workspace email and a regular @gmail.com address

View the Google Workspace FAQ article for further details.

Difference between Google Workspace email and DreamHost

View the Google Workspace FAQ article for further details.

FAQs

View the following article for more information:

Google Workspace DNS settings

View the following article for information on Google Workspace DNS settings.

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