08 Apr 2014 /
da BTblogger /
in Cloud News, SharePoint
SharePoint: a Formidable Enterprise Collaboration Platform
An excellent discussion on SharePoint that we would like to share with you.
“Everyone knows SharePoint has had problems. However, the Radicati Group just released a report that contains words new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella must be more than happy to hear.
According to the Microsoft SharePoint Market Analysis, 2014-2018, edited by Sara Radicati, Microsoft ironed out the wrinkles in the 2013 edition and now offers a powerful enterprise collaboration platform for business users.
It’s unlikely these claims will go unchallenged, particularly in the file sharing and sync space where companies like Dropbox and Box claim to offer easier file sharing and collaboration possibilities than SharePoint does.
This is not the place to argue whether SharePoint reigns supreme — a topic that has been covered extensively by CMSWire over the years. In the debate whether SharePoint or file sharing vendors offer better enterprise collaboration, the only clear conclusion is that there can be no conclusions.
The Radicati report looked at the market for SharePoint in both the on-premises and cloud-based collaboration markets. From this perspective, it provides information on the current installed base broken down by business size and regions along with other variables based on surveys of Radicati’s database of user populations, seat count, enterprise adoption and IT use since 1993…”
Thanks to CMS Wire, David Roe.