HOME Top Market Reports Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization (EFSS) Market by Application Types (Enterprise Storage & Backup, Cloud Virtualization, Document Collaboration, Content Management and Enterprise Mobility), by Deployment Type (Hosted and On-Premises), by Vertical, by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization (EFSS) Market by Application Types (Enterprise Storage & Backup, Cloud Virtualization, Document Collaboration, Content Management and Enterprise Mobility), by Deployment Type (Hosted and On-Premises), by Vertical, by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: May 2016
Report Code: TC 4271

 

  Speak to Analyst Enquiry Before Buying  
purchase report
download pdf  request for customisation


The Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization (EFSS) market size is expected to grow from USD 1.11 Billion in 2015 to USD 3.51 Billion by 2020, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 25.7%. Need for mobile EFSS solutions,demand for cloud-based integration, and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) trend are driving the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market. The report aims at estimating the market size and future growth potential of EFSS market across different segments, such as application types, services type, end-users, deployment types, verticals, and regions. The base year considered for the study is 2014 and the market size is estimated from 2015 to 2020. Enterprises are widely deploying EFSS solutions to effectively manage the voluminous data being generated in organizations on a daily basis, improve security of data, and achieve competitive advantages.

The research methodology used to estimate and forecast the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market begins with the collection and analysis of data on key vendor revenues through secondary research. The vendor’s product and solution offerings are taken into consideration to determine the market segmentation. The bottom-up procedure was employed to arrive at the overall market size of the global EFSS market from the revenue of the key players in the market. After arriving at the overall market size, the total market was split into several segments and sub-segments, which were then verified through primary research by conducting extensive interviews with key industry people, such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and executives. The data triangulation and market breakdown procedures were employed to complete the overall market engineering process and to arrive at the exact statistics for all segments and sub-segments. The breakdown of profiles of primary is depicted below:

Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market

To know about the assumptions considered for the study, download the pdf brochure

The EFSS ecosystem consists of EFSS solution providers, such as are Microsoft, Google, AirWatch by VMWare, Citrix, WatchDox by Blackberry, Egnyte, Dropbox, Sugarsync, and Syncplicity; system integrators such as CGI Group Inc. and Stratalux, Inc.; consultant, distributors, resellers such as Deloitte and Ernst & Young.

Target audience

  • The EFSS suite vendors
  • System integrators
  • IT developers
  • Third-party vendors
  • Cloud service providers

Scope of the Report

The research report segments the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market into the following submarkets:

By Application type:

  • Enterprise Storage and Backup
  • Enterprise Content Management System
  • Cloud Virtualization
  • Enterprise Mobility
  • Enterprise Document Collaboration
  • Others

By Service:

  • Managed Services
  • Professional Services

By Deployment Type:

  • On-Premises
  • Hosted

By End-User:

  • Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs)
  • Large Enterprises

By Vertical:

  • Academia and Education
  • Government and Defense
  • Consumer Goods and Retail
  • IT and Telecom
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy and Power
  • Transportation and Logistics
  • Others

By Region:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific (APAC)
  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)
  • Latin America

Available Customizations

With the given data, MarketsandMarkets offers customizations as per the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Product Analysis

  • Product matrix which gives a detailed comparison of product portfolio of each company

Geographic Analysis

  • Further breakdown of the North America EFSS market
  • Further breakdown of the Europe EFSS market
  • Further breakdown of the APAC EFSS market
  • Further breakdown of the MEA EFSS market
  • Further breakdown of the Latin America EFSS market

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 13)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Limitations
    1.6 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 16)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
                    2.1.2.3 Breakdown of Primary Interviews
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.4 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 25)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 29)
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market
    4.2 Market, By Deployment Type
    4.3 Market (EFSS), By Application Type and By Region
    4.4 Market, By End User
    4.5 Lifecycle Analysis, By Region, 2015

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 32)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
           5.2.1 By Application Type
           5.2.2 By Service
           5.2.3 By Deployment Type
           5.2.4 By End User
           5.2.5 By Vertical
           5.2.6 By Region
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                    5.3.1.1 Composed Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Trend
                    5.3.1.2 Demand for Cloud-Based Integration
                    5.3.1.3 Byod Adoption
           5.3.2 Restraints
                    5.3.2.1 Security Concerns
                    5.3.2.2 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Technical Restraints
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 More Options for Enterprise Buyers
                    5.3.3.2 Emerging Potential Markets
           5.3.4 Challenges
                    5.3.4.1 Data Privacy Challenges
                    5.3.4.2 Malware and Vulnerabilities
    5.4 Value Chain Analysis

6 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Analysis, By Application Type (Page No. - 43)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Enterprise Storage and Backup
    6.3 Enterprise Content Management System
    6.4 Cloud Virtualization
    6.5 Enterprise Mobility
    6.6 Enterprise Document Collaboration
    6.7 Others

7 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Analysis, By Service Type (Page No. - 51)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Managed Services
    7.3 Professional Services

8 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Analysis, By End User (Page No. - 56)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Small and Medium Businesses
    8.3 Large Enterprises

9 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Analysis, By Deployment Type (Page No. - 60)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Hosted
    9.3 On-Premises

10 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Analysis, By Vertical (Page No. - 65)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 Academia and Education
     10.3 Government and Defense
     10.4 Consumer Goods and Retail
     10.5 It and Telecom
     10.6 Manufacturing
     10.7 Energy and Power
     10.8 Transportation and Logistics
     10.9 Others

11 Geographic Analysis (Page No. - 74)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 North America
     11.3 Europe
     11.4 Asia-Pacific
     11.5 Middle East and Africa
     11.6 Latin America

12 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 93)
     12.1 Overview
     12.2 Competitive Situations and Trends
             12.2.1 Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations
             12.2.2 New Product Launches
             12.2.3 Mergers and Acquisitions
             12.2.4 Business Expansions

13 Company Profiles (Page No. - 100)
(Business Overview, Products & Services, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
     13.1 Introduction
     13.2 Microsoft Corporation
     13.3 Google, Inc.
     13.4 Citrix Systems, Inc.
     13.5 Box, Inc.
     13.6 Dropbox, Inc.
     13.7 Airwatch (Vmware, Inc.)
     13.8 Watchdox Inc. (Blackberry Limited)
     13.9 Egnyte Inc.
     13.10 Sugarsync, Inc.
     13.11 Syncplicity LLC

*Details on Business Overview, Products & Services, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

14 Appendix (Page No. - 127)
     14.1 Industry Experts
     14.2 More Developments
     14.3 Discussion Guide
     14.4 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
     14.5 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     14.6 Available Customizations
     14.7 Related Reports


List of Tables (70 Tables)

Table 1 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Size and Growth Rate, 2013–2020 (USD Million, Yoy %)
Table 2 Market Size, By Component Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 3 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization: Summary of Drivers
Table 4 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization: Summary of Restraints
Table 5 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization: Summary of Opportunities
Table 6 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization: Summary of Challenges
Table 7 Market Size, By Application Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 Enterprise Storage and Backup: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 9 Enterprise Content Management System: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 10 Cloud Virtualization: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 11 Enterprise Mobility: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Enterprise Document Collaboration: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 13 Others: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Size, By Service, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 15 Managed Services: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Managed Services: Market Size, By End User , 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 17 Professional Services: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Professional Services: Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 19 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Small and Medium Businesses: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 21 Large Enterprises: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 23 Hosted: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 On-Premises: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 25 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Size, By Vertical, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 Academia and Education: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 27 Government and Defense: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 Consumer Goods and Retail: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 29 It and Telecom: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Manufacturing: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 31 Energy and Power: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Transportation and Logistics: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 33 Others: Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 35 North America: Market Size, By Component Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 North America: Market Size, By Application Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 37 North America: Market Size, By Service, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 North America: Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 39 North America: Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 North America: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 Europe: Market Size, By Component Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Europe: Market Size, By Application Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 Europe: Market Size, By Service, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Europe: Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 Europe: Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 Europe: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Component Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Service, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By End User, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 Middle East and Africa: Market Size, By Component Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Middle East and Africa: Market Size, By Application Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 Middle East and Africa: Market Size, By Service, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Middle East and Africa: Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Middle East and Africa: Market Size, By End User, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Middle East and Africa: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 59 Latin America: Market Size, By Component Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Latin America: Market Size, By Application Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 Latin America: Market Size By Service, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 Latin America: Market Size By Deployment Type, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Latin America: Market Size, By End User, 2015–2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 Latin America: Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Size, By Vertical, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 65 Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations, 2015–2016
Table 66 New Product Launches, 2015–2016
Table 67 Mergers and Acquisitions, 2012–2015
Table 68 Business Expansions, 2013–2016
Table 69 Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations, 2012-2015
Table 70 New Product Launches, 2012–2015


List of Figures (46 Figures)

Figure 1 Markets Covered
Figure 2 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Breakdown of Primaries: By Company Type, Designation, and Region
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 6 Data Triangulation
Figure 7 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market Size, By Service (2015 vs 2020):
Figure 8 SMBS Segment is Expected to Show Lucrative Growth Opportunities During the Forecast Period
Figure 9 Government and Defense Vertical is Expected to Show the Highest Growth Potential During the Forecast Period
Figure 10 Asia Pacific has Huge Potential to Grow Substantially During the Forecast Period 2015 - 2020
Figure 11 High Growth is Expected in the Market Due to Generation of Large Amount of Unstructured Data in Enterprises
Figure 12 Significant Shift From On-Premises to Hosted Solutions is Expected During the Forecast Period
Figure 13 Enterprise Storage and Backup Application Type is Expected to Dominate the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market in 2015
Figure 14 Small and Medium Businesses Segment is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 15 Asia Pacific is Expected to Be in the High Growth Phase in the Coming Years
Figure 16 Market: Market Segmentation
Figure 17 Market Segmentation: By Application Type
Figure 18 Market Segmentation: By Service
Figure 19 Market Segmentation: By Deployment Type
Figure 20 Market Segmentation: By End User
Figure 21 Market Segmentation: By Vertical
Figure 22 Market Segmentation: By Region
Figure 23 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization: Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges
Figure 24 Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 25 Enterprise Storage and Backup Segment is Expected to Exhibit the Highest Growth Rate During the Forecast Period
Figure 26 Professional Services Segment is Expected to Grow at the Highest Rate From 2015 to 2020
Figure 27 SMBS Segment is Expected to Exhibit the Highest Growth Rate During the Forecast Period
Figure 28 Hosted Deployment Type is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 29 Government and Defense Vertical is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 30 Geographic Snapshot: North America is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR in the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 31 Asia Pacific is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR in the Market
Figure 32 Asia Pacific is Expected to Be the Fastest-Growing Region in the Market, By End User
Figure 33 North America Market Snapshot
Figure 34 Asia-Pacific Market Snapshot
Figure 35 Companies Adopted Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations as the Key Growth Strategy From 2012 to 2015
Figure 36 Market Evaluation Framework
Figure 37 Battle for Market Share: Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations Was the Key Strategy Adopted By Companies in the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market, 2012–2015
Figure 38 Geographic Revenue Mix of Top Two Market Players
Figure 39 Microsoft Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 Microsoft Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 Google, Inc.: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 Google, Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 43 Citrix Systems, Inc.: Company Snapshot
Figure 44 Citrix Systems, Inc. : SWOT Analysis
Figure 45 Box, Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 46 Dropbox, Inc.: SWOT Analysis

The Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market size is expected to grow from USD 1.11 Billion in 2015 to USD 3.51 Billion by 2020, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 25.7%. Composed EFSS trend, demand for cloud-based integration, and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) adoption have enabled wider adoption of EFSS solutions among many industries. Companies are increasingly adopting EFSS solutions to effectively share and manage the voluminous data being generated in their business processes on a daily basis and to improve the data security.

In the EFSS market, among the application types, virtualization is expected to contribute the highest in the overall revenue generation in the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market by 2020. The application allows optimal utilization of resources and thus, enterprises are increasingly moving towards virtualization technologies to speed up their business processes and provide enhanced security to their data. Cloud-based EFSS solutions are expected to show higher traction among the enterprises, particularly Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs), due to its low cost and mobility feature.

In terms of deployment type, hosted deployment is gaining grip in the market as it helps to reduce physical infrastructure with less maintenance cost. Enterprises, particularly Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) are expected to massively adopt hosted deployment type of EFSS solutions. Among the services, managed services have the highest contribution in the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market during the forecast period as these completely outsourced services help organizations to leverage the advantages of technology enabled product solutions in the organization and reduce overhead costs.

The Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market, by region, covers five major regional segments, namely, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), the Middle East and Africa (MEA), and Latin America. North America has been an extremely open and competitive market regarding the adoption of EFSS solutions across major industry verticals and is expected to contribute the highest in the overall revenue generation worldwide. Europe and APAC are also witnessing a record growth in demonstrating and adopting of EFSS solutions.

Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization Market

Data security concerns with respect to external storage and EFSS technical restraints are the major factors obstructing the growth of the EFSS market.

To lead in the market, the major players such as Box, Dropbox, AirWatch by VMware, Citrix, SugarSync, Syncplicity, WatchDox by BlackBerry, and Egnyte have adopted the strategy of partnerships, agreements, and collaborations which is evident from its highest share that is 45%, of the total strategic developments in the market. Furthermore, new product launch is another key strategy followed by companies such as Dropbox, Microsoft, AirWatch by VMware, Citrix, Syncplicity, and WatchDox by BlackBerry, Box, and Egnyte. This strategy accounted for a share of 29% of the total strategic developments in the market. The merger & acquisition strategy accounted for 14% of the total strategic developments of the top EFSS solution providers, such Microsoft, AirWatch by VMware, Egnyte, Box, WatchDox by BlackBerry, and Dropbox. The strategy of business expansions accounted for a share of 12% of the total strategic developments in the Enterprise File Sharing and Synchronization market. The players employed this strategy to expand their base in terms of regional coverage, new research centers, business units splitting, and various others. Market players such as Box, Dropbox, Syncplicity, WatchDox by BlackBerry, and Egnyte adopted this strategy.

To speak to our analyst for a discussion on the above findings, click Speak to Analyst

Custom Market Research Services

We will customize the research for you, in case the report listed above does not meet with your exact requirements. Our custom research will comprehensively cover the business information you require to help you arrive at strategic and profitable business decisions.

Please visit http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/knowledge-process-outsourcing-services.asp to specify your custom Research Requirement

Connect With Us

Follow us on LinkedIn  Follow us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter 
Live Chat Support


US : 1-888-600-6441
UK : 44-800-368-9399

Search reports



Access reports on all high
growth Cloud Computing Markets on KnowledgeStore
Request Demo