Citrix ShareFile has been serving small and medium businesses for more than eight years, and now that we are in the Citrix family, we are seeing increased interest in how important ShareFile is to the enterprise sector. With a growing customer base and lots of questions coming in, we launched the ShareFile Master Class in October 2012. Designed to educate potential customers interested in solving their file sharing problems, the class is an open forum for anyone interested in learning more about ShareFile Enterprise.
If you use ShareFile mobile apps, you already know that being able to access and share information from any device can revolutionize the way you work and travel. With our latest updates, ShareFile apps for iPhone and iPad create an even more fluid workflow.
When you update your ShareFile apps for iOS, you’ll always have the latest versions of your files on your phone or tablet with Folder Sync. Folder Sync allows you to connect folders on your ShareFile account with folders on your device so changes in either location are automatically recognized and transferred to your online account and all synced computers and devices. With Folder Sync, you don’t have to plan ahead or carry bulky files and laptops to work effectively beyond the office.
With the explosion of smartphone and tablet use over the last 5 years, mobile applications that make their users’ lives easier and more convenient have proliferated. Apps help us in our personal lives as well as our professional ones. Here are some of the top applications that our users enjoy on a daily basis to make a more flexible, mobile work environment:
The ever-expanding world of 140 characters or less has caught fire over the last several years. Twitter’s mobile application, which perfectly caters to the social media site’s attitude, has seen its popularity rise along with the original website.
Exciting news! Readdle (the leading producer of world-class productivity applications for iPhone and iPad) announced that PDF Expert for iPad and PDF Expert Enterprise now integrate with Citrix ShareFile. PDF Expert is an advanced iPad application for reading, annotating and signing PDF documents, as well as filling out PDF forms, all on the go.
Integration with Citrix ShareFile makes it possible for ShareFile users to access files stored in the cloud, edit PDF files, sign contracts and agreements, or fill out PDF forms in PDF Expert on the iPad and save documents back to storage.
Are you an Android user? We have exciting news! Today we released a redesigned version of the ShareFile app for Android that allows easy access to files, the ability to share content and collaborate from anywhere. Since the start of the year we have seen downloads of ShareFile for Android more than triple as a result of the increased mobile adoption across business users.
So what’s new? Here is list of new features:
-Redesigned interface for an enhanced user experience
-Simple and intuitive navigation through multiple accounts and folders
-Advanced control with “Poison Pill” feature to prescribe data expiration policies
-Robust auditing and reporting capabilities for IT
-Support for Active Directory and SAML login
-Support for StorageZones v1.0
“ShareFile iOS applications have already seen major momentum with downloads more than doubling each quarter,” said Jesse Lipson, VP and GM, Data Sharing, Citrix. “At Citrix, we’re focused on empowering mobile workers, and today’s ShareFile app for iPhone release provides them with the latest in content sharing and security on any iPhone, including the soon-to-be-released iPhone 5.”
We’ve heard from you (our customers) that a full suite of applications for tablets and smartphones is a necessity in today’s fast-paced work environment. Mobility is changing the way that businesses interact with content, and we have apps that provide seamless access to all your files and folders on-the-go. Our collection of mobile apps supports iOS (iPhone and iPad), Android (phone and tablet), BlackBerry and Windows Phone.
Learn how our customers use ShareFile mobile apps every day:
Employees at Babington Technology, a manufacturer of military equipment, use ShareFile mobile apps to streamline daily operations. The company is required by its clients in government to provide weekly, text-based progress updates with pictures to reinforce the written statement. With the use of mobile devices including iPhones, iPads and Android OS phones, coupled with the ShareFile mobile apps, the process of gathering and sharing images is quick and efficient for the company.
We are excited to announce two new product integrations for today’s mobile workforce. EuroSmartz, a leading maker of mobile productivity apps, has added ShareFile access to its popular Print n Share Pro and WritePDF apps for iPad.
Print n Share Pro is a top 20 iPad app in the Business category and was featured in Apple’s global “Office” commercial. It enables you to print from your iPad directly to any printer (not just AirPrint). Now you can connect to your files in ShareFile and print them straight from your iPad without having to touch your PC or Mac.
WritePDF is a full-featured PDF app that now allows you to securely access, annotate and fill in PDF files from ShareFile. Work on your PDF documents on the go and save back to ShareFile to sync across all your devices. WritePDF features include: