Compare Box vs. Microsoft OneDrive

Box is ranked 1st in Content Collaboration Platforms with 2 reviews while Microsoft OneDrive is ranked 5th in Content Collaboration Platforms with 2 reviews. Box is rated 8.0, while Microsoft OneDrive is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Box writes "Good folder privacy allows us to responsibly share files between departments". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft OneDrive writes "Allows us to share documents without the need of extra hardware". Box is most compared with SharePoint, Microsoft OneDrive and Citrix ShareFile, whereas Microsoft OneDrive is most compared with Box, Dropbox and Citrix ShareFile.
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Pros
The application is very light in terms of uploading and downloading files.The first thing that we liked about this solution is that administrators do not have access to private folders.

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The most valuable feature is to be able to modify the file online and keep it stored on the cloud, since it is not necessary to download it to make modifications.Image management is great since the search is simple, and accessing images with labels is easy.It was extremely easy to setup.We use Microsoft OneDrive for file sharing without the need for additional hardware (such as flash drives or external hard drives).

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Cons
Better integration with other solutions is needed.I would like to see improvements made in the ability to integrate with other online sharing systems.

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An online video player would be great, since sometimes you have to download the video to play it.An increase in the capacity of storage in the free version would be nice.I would advice not storage sensitive information since it could be prone to hacking.The website could be improved. Sometimes I try to login and the website has issues, I can't retrieve my documents.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
The pricing of this solution is better than Dropbox.

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Costwise, it is a great option. In most cases, it is a free space, which will be more than enough for most customers.Using this software, it has had an amazing impact moneywise on our business. It allows us to share documents without the need of extra hardware.

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Overview
Box is a Modern Content Management Platform for companies of all sizes and industries. The difference that Box brings is that it offers the security and controls admins need with the sharing and collaboration capabilities end users want. Since 2005, Box has made it easier for people to securely share ideas, collaborate and get work done faster. Today, more than 43 million users and 62,000 businesses--including 59% of the Fortune 500--trust Box to manage content in the cloud. The Box platform provides HIPAA, FINRA, FedRAMP, and many other compliances to go with granular access permissions and advanced security capabilities. By using Box you can sync, share, and collaborate on all types of files, anywhere, on any device - but that's just the beginning. You can choose where to store your data, to manage your own encryption keys, and set workflows to automate content-based processes. You can also assign custom metadata tags to content, watermark sensitive content, and set file retention or legal hold policies. Box has deep, native integrations with Microsoft Office and Outlook, Google Apps for Work, Salesforce, Netsuite, Docusign, Adobe, and many other best-of-breed solutions you may already be using.

Microsoft OneDrive for Business gives you online storage that works seamlessly with the tools you use every day to create, communicate, and collaborate from your PC/Mac or your iOS, Android, or Windows device.

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GE, Toyota, P&G, Caterpillar, Flex, Schneider Electric, Sally Beauty, Eurostar, AstraZeneca, AirBnB, Whirlpool, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Nationwide, Aeropostale etc
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University17%
Real Estate/Law Firm11%
Construction Company11%
Non Tech Company11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm22%
Software R&D Company20%
Manufacturing Company9%
Program Development Consultancy6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company25%
Government11%
Comms Service Provider11%
K 12 Educational Company Or School9%
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