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Citrix Named a “Leader” in the Gartner Content Collaboration Platforms Magic Quadrant

Each year, Gartner publishes their coveted Magic Quadrants, naming “leaders” in the technology industry based on ability to execute and completeness of vision. Over the past 3 years, Citrix has been positioned as a “leader” in the EFSS Magic Quadrant – in 2017, Gartner has introduced its inaugural Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms.

Shifting Focus from File Sync and Sharing to Content Collaboration Platforms

Digital transformation is here and affecting every organization.  Businesses realize that they must innovate and upgrade to meet the business requirements of employees, partners, and customers without risking the security and compliance of their data that IT demands.

In the past, IT grasped multiple strategies for data storage, sharing, management, and collaboration.  As the demands of IT and business productivity grew, many single-focus solutions became commodities and a new set of digital business offerings evolved into content management platforms. These new platforms, developed with both the end user and IT in mind, go beyond traditional file sync and sharing to deliver more advanced features in data security, productivity, and workflows. They deliver a wide range of features and services that support multiple use cases, vertical needs, external compliance, content types and storage locations.

Why Users Choose ShareFile

In response to trends favoring consumerization, digital natives in the workplace, and the movement of paper processes to digital, Citrix is evolving ShareFile from a basic sync and share tool to a platform that supports all document-centric tasks and workflows required by the modern enterprise. Enterprises choose ShareFile based on the following value props:

Content Data is the lifeblood of any organization, and Citrix is committed to extending ShareFile into a broader range of document-centric processes and to help customers solve problems and increase productivity.

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