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The Need for Enterprise-Grade File Sharing and Synchronization
Cloud-based file-sharing and synchronization solutions are among the most popular applications used in the workplace.
Many of these solutions, classified as “consumer-focused” because they are typically deployed by individual users and not as part of a coordinated IT plan, offer tremendous usability. By synchronizing files across a variety of platforms – desktop, laptop, smartphone and tablet – these tools enable users to have near real time access to all of their content from any platform and any location.
However, these consumer-focused solutions can put organizations at greater risk and drive-up the overall cost of managing corporate data assets and networks.
Read this Osterman Research whitepaper to learn:
- The current state of file sharing and synchronization
- The issues and shortcomings associated with the use of consumer-focused solutions
- Key features to look for when evaluating an enterprise-grade file sharing and synchronization solution