2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant: Dropbox named a Leader

Dropbox has been recognised as a Leader in Enterprise File Synchronisation and Sharing (EFSS) in Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant report.

What is the Gartner Magic Quadrant report?

Gartner is a leading technology and research company, which produces the Magic Quadrant report by evaluating technology vendors within four categories: Challengers, Leaders, Niche Players, and Visionaries.

What does it mean to be called a Leader?

According to the report, Gartner defines Leaders as providing “mature offerings that meet market demand. They have demonstrated the vision necessary to sustain their market positions as requirements evolve. The hallmark of Leaders is that they focus and invest in their offering to lead the market and affect its overall direction.”

We believe Dropbox excels in the areas of:

  • File sync
  • Developer network
  • User experience
  • Security and compliance

Want to find out more?

We’ve written in more detail about the report findings and what they mean for Senior IT and business leaders across the globe. We encourage you to read the global blog post on the announcement for more information.