Gartner Research

In-Depth Assessment of Google Drive

Published: 18 March 2019

ID: G00367406

Analyst(s): Guy Creese , Sushil Aryal

Summary

This assessment scores Google Drive (the combination of My Drive and Team Drives), a content collaboration platform (CCP) included in Google’s G Suite. Google Drive meets 90% of Gartner’s required criteria, making it a serious option for technical professionals selecting a CCP solution.

Table Of Contents

Bottom-Line Assessment

  • Product Scorecard and Feature Snapshot
  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses
  • Reasons to Deploy
  • Reasons to Not Deploy

Analysis

  • Required Features for Content Collaboration Platforms
  • Preferred Features for Content Collaboration Platforms
  • Optional Features for Content Collaboration Platforms

The Details

  • Methodology
  • Google Web Pages for Tracking G Suite Changes

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