Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing

Published: 29 October 2015

ID: G00269935

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


The maturing market for enterprise file synchronization and sharing is evolving in two ways: addition of new collaboration features, and extending other solutions with EFSS capabilities. This report helps IT leaders assess these trends by matching product capabilities with use cases.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Accellion
    • Acronis
    • AirWatch by VMware
    • Box
    • Citrix
    • Ctera Networks
    • Dropbox
    • Egnyte
    • Google
    • Huddle
    • Intralinks
    • Microsoft
    • Syncplicity
    • Thru
    • Varonis
    • WatchDox by BlackBerry
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Mobility
    • Security
    • Back-End Integration
    • Collaboration and Social
    • Content Management
    • User Experience
    • Deployment
  • Use Cases
    • Collaborative Document Management
    • Extranet
    • High Security
    • Mobile Workforce
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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