Google Apps marketplace celebrated its
first anniversary last week. And at Zoho, we have had much fun putting our services out there for the past one year. It all started with Zoho CRM and we now have 5 Zoho apps in Google Apps Marketplace. In keeping with the
promise we made last week, we’re kick starting the unveiling of 5 more Zoho apps for Google Apps marketplace today! The star of today’s announcement is Zoho Reports.
Zoho Reports is now available for users in Google Apps marketplace.
Zoho Reports is a powerful online reporting and business intelligence service that helps users get new insights on their business information. One can easily create and share powerful reports and dashboards in minutes with no professional help.
Zoho Reports – Google Apps integration points
Zoho Reports has several integration points with Google products. Here are some highlights:
Single Sign On (SSO)
If you’re a domain admin for Google Apps, you’ll now have an option to add Zoho Reports to your domain through
Shop the marketplace link in Google Apps. Once the app gets added to the domain, all the users within the domain will have access to Zoho Reports through Google’s Universal Navigation bar.
Clicking on the app from the universal navigation bar opens Zoho Reports in a new browser tab. The single sign on lets the users to directly login into Zoho Reports, thereby streamlining the workflow for both Google Apps and Zoho Reports.
Import Google Spreadsheets into Zoho Reports for analysis and reporting
Zoho Reports integrates with Google Docs too. Google Apps users will now be able to analyze the data in their Google spreadsheets using the powerful reporting and analysis features in Zoho Reports.
Share the reports to your Google Contacts/Org users
The users can then go on to share the reports & dashboards created in Zoho Reports to their Google Apps domain users or Google Contacts.
Publish Zoho Reports gadget
And what’s more, it is possible to publish the reports & dashboard you create into iGoogle too.
While the points above summarize the integration in a nutshell, do take a look at the video and the Zoho Show slideshow below that explain this integration in detail between Zoho Reports and Google Apps.
Try Zoho Reports for Google Apps now from Google Apps Marketplace. We love your feedback, keep it coming!
Our special thanks to the Google Apps team for staying with us right through this integration!
To learn more about Zoho Reports for Google Apps, check out http://www.zoho.com/reports/zoho-reports-for-google-apps.html and for our existing Zoho – Google Apps integrations, check out
http://zoho.com/google-apps. And don’t forget to mark your calendars – there are four more Zoho apps on their way to Google Apps marketplace. Stay tuned till next Tuesday 🙂