Worldwide File Synchronization and Sharing Software Forecast, 2018–2022

Worldwide File Synchronization and Sharing Software Forecast, 2018–2022

This IDC study provides the market size of the worldwide file synchronization and sharing software market in 2017 and a five-year forecast through 2022 by geographic region and market segment. It also includes historical revenue data and updates the market view included in Worldwide File Synchronization and Sharing Software Forecast, 2017–2021 (IDC #US42222817, October 2017). Additional analysis includes the key drivers and inhibitors of the FSS market."File sync and share is evolving into a much more robust offering for managing enterprise content in the cloud," says Terry Frazier, research director, Content Technologies and Document Workflow. "The enterprise has recognized the value of moving content to the cloud and, while many are still developing their long-term strategy, they are eager to gain the benefits that file sync and share solutions can deliver today for important content collaboration applications. File sync and share vendors are rapidly incorporating capabilities such as workflow, governance, and records management that will put them in direct competition with the large, traditional enterprise content systems."

IDC Market Forecast Figure
Executive Summary
Advice for Technology Suppliers
Market Forecast
Worldwide Business File Synchronization and Sharing Software Revenue, 2017–2022
Market Context
Drivers and Inhibitors
3rd Platform
API-First Ecosystems
Elephants Learning to Dance
Product Bundling
Security and Privacy Concerns
Significant Market Developments
Changes from Prior Forecast
Market Definition
BFSS Definition
Historical and Forecast Market Values and Exchange Rates
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