How to speed up backups for large organizations

Schools or large companies with hundreds of users can easily accumulate terabytes of Google Apps data, including tens of millions of Gmail messages. This presents a serious problem for backup strategies – the initial backup may take months or even longer! One reason for this is that CubeBackup performs user backups one by one in […]

CubeBackup 2.0 is released

Today we are shipping CubeBackup 2.0, a major release that has been in the works for 3 months. There are lots of bug fixes and feature improvements in the new version. Can I continue to stay with CubeBackup 1.x? No, you can’t!   Based on Google’s API deprecation statement  http://googleappsdeveloper.blogspot.com/2014/12/reminder-to-migrate-to-updated-google.html  and  https://developers.google.com/identity/protocols/OAuth_ref, several APIs used […]

Price for educational organizations

Recently, we’ve received a lot of emails inquiring about the pricing for Non-Profit/Educational organizations. Since Google Apps is so popular among students and educators, these users are also very important to us at CubeBackup. We are pleased to offer a discount for Non-Profit/Educational organizations: $99   USD/year      Up to 50 accounts $499 USD/year […]

CubeBackup is selected for Google Startup Launch

As a development team that focuses on Google platform, our products are heavily related to Google’s APIs.  We are glad to know that our team has been selected for Startup Launch by Google’s Developer Relations team. Google Startup launch offers a series of events and training resources for startup teams, as well as free Google cloud service […]

Introduce Google Apps development at GDG DevFest conference

Last weekend, I was invited as a lecturer in the Google Developer Group DevFest 2014 Beijing to introduce Google Apps development as well as our product CubBackup. DevFest is the biggest annual activity for GDG, where developers who are interested in Google’s technology can meet each other and learn new technologies together. Though most of Google’s […]

Why a backup solution for Google Apps is necessary?

It is said that Google’s service is so secure that massive data loss has never happened on Google’s cloud platform. Why do we still need a backup service? The answer is that most data loss is due to user errors! Here are a few common scenarios: Employees might accidentally delete an important document or email […]

Looking for investors for CubeBackup

Our team is currently seeking investors for CubeBackup.  After  making CubeBackup online, we need more financial support for marketing our product.   At the same time, developing the cloud-to-cloud version of CubeBackup is on our schedule. We are currently kind of short-handed and several more team members are needed. Investment will make us move fast and realize business objectives more […]

Windows+Office vs. Google Apps+Chromebook

Personally I don’t like most Microsoft’s products, even their most important one – Windows. After using MacBook Pro for several months, I found it’s hard to go back to the Windows platform : the shabby search capability and the awkward UI on Windows 8 often drive me mad. Honestly, Mac OSX is the best desktop […]

About the personal edition of CubeBackup

After the release of CubeBackup, which can backup Google Apps domain data for the whole company,  we will keep working on a personal edition of CubeBackup, which can help you backup your personal Google data with ease. As a Google fan, I have been accustomed to stores everything in Google Cloud: I keep and compose documents […]

CubeBackup is finally released!

After thousands hours of coding and testing, we are glad to announce that CubeBackup version 1.0 is finally released (What a relief!).  I must admit that this product takes much longer time than we expected.  It is always easy to make an almost-to-work product, but it is much harder to make a real product that […]