Osterman Research: The Need for Enterprise-Grade File Sharing and Synchronization

Cloud-based file-sharing and synchronization (FSS) tools are among the hottest applications used in the workplace. These tools, which broadly can be classified as “consumer-focused” because they are typically deployed by individual users and not as part of a coordinated IT plan, offer tremendous usability. This white paper discusses how departments should deploy enterprise-grade replacements for these tools that will provide the same benefits of everywhere-access to files but that put IT in control.