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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing


Today's EFSS market offers a range of maturing options to IT leaders as well as mobile and collaboration planners. New capabilities for corporate system integration and enhanced content collaboration continue to add to standard EFSS functionality.

Published: 22 July 2015

ID: G00268445

Analyst(s): Monica Basso , Charles Smulders, Jeffrey Mann

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Accellion
    • Acronis
    • AirWatch by VMware
    • Box
    • Citrix
    • Ctera Networks
    • Dropbox
    • Egnyte
    • Google
    • Huddle
    • Intralinks
    • Microsoft
    • Syncplicity
    • Thru
    • Varonis
    • WatchDox by BlackBerry
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Noticeable Absences

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

  • Cloud Delivery Models
  • Content Manipulation
  • Back-End Integration
  • Data Governance
  • Security, Data Protection, Compliance
  • IT Bundles
  • Pricing
  • Market Future

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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