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Collaborating Through Cloud Services


This article appeared in Issue 109 of InDesign Magazine.

Options for InDesign workgroups

Publishing is usually a collaborative effort, but many software tools are still built as if each computer is an island. Large organizations have the resources to invest in a workgroup solution, typically custom-built and installed by a system integrator, to connect a large team of users, streamlining their workflow for InDesign and other applications. But when the investment in time or money required for a custom solution is more than a small or constantly-changing workgroup can justify, it’s worth exploring simple and flexible solutions involving one or more low-cost, easily adopted cloud services.

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Conrad Chavez is the author of Adobe Photoshop Classroom in a Book (2023 release), and contributes to and CreativePro Magazine. You can find out more about Conrad at his website,