Today's workplace is
facing the problem of Content Overload. As per various
50% are overwhelmed by
65% still share large
files on email.
31% face email file size
28% face problems
searching for docs
24% have to wait for
coworkers to share docs.
21% face problems finding
new version of docs.
70% companies suspect
their employees use unsanctioned file sharing methods.
Dropbox, Apple's iCloud and Google's Google Drive (GDrive)
and likes are customer grade file sharing system and
lack enterprise element. These can't address threats
caused by users who move data through uncontrolled
personal cloud services.
EFSS (Enterprise File Sync
& Sharing) could help in having better security,
compliance and ease for employees. It also enables
productivity and collaboration for mobile workers who
use multiple devices, such as Smartphones and tablets,
in addition to PCs.
EFSS- Building a successful content collaboration
Gartner MarketScope for Enterprise File Synchronization
and Sharing Feb 2013