Apps301 + Apps303

Deployment Planning Methodology 

and Migrating from Lotus Notes to Google Apps

Course Outline

Duration:  5 Days

This course covers the Google Apps deployment methodology based upon best practices from the field and configuring advanced deployment tools.
This 5-day course is a combination of the Apps301 and Apps303 courses.

The first 3 days of the course focus on deployment planning methodology organized around a case study. Emphasis is placed on understanding the pros and cons of the different deployment approaches which help influence the customer to make the right decision. At the end of the 3-day deployment planning workshop, students are expected to present a deployment blueprint and a straw man project plan.

The last 2 days of the course provide in-depth training on data migration using the Google Apps Migration for Lotus Notes (GAMLN) tool. Calendar free/busy interoperability using Google Calendar Connector for Lotus Notes (GCCLN) is also covered on this course. This course will provide you with the knowledge needed to perform mail, calendar, and contacts migrations from the Lotus Notes/Domino platform to Google Apps.

Who should attend this class?
  • Technical implementation specialists
    • Experience as a Solutions Architect, IT Messaging Administrator (Exchange/Notes/Groupwise Administrator), Network administrator, Security specialist, or System Administrator with programming experience (Java, Python, PERL)
  • Project Managers
    • Experience in managing large-scale implementations, time management, and budget constraints.
  • Change Managers
    • Understanding of change management methodologies (communication, training, and ongoing support for users during the Google Apps deployment life cycle)

  • Google Partner who has completed a contract with Google
  • Completion of the Apps200 course
  • Basics of Project Management  

Pre-Course Work
  • Once registered, the pre-work assignment will be sent to you.