CMS Wire hat in einem zweiteiligen Artikel (Teil1, Teil2) die Ergebnisse des Forrester Reports Forrester Wave: Cloud Strategies Of Online Collaboration Software Vendors, Q3 2012 zusammengefaßt.
IBM, Microsoft, and Salesforce.com are leading the field, using their previous experience in the enterprise collaboration space to develop strong strategies for their online collaboration offerings.
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We have seen since its release that Microsoft has been using Office 365 to ease enterprises into the cloud, although it is not clear how popular this has been as a product with anecdotal evidence suggesting the uptake might not be what Microsoft had originally hoped.
That said, Microsoft is using Office 365 to offer enterprises the choice of what they want to bring into the cloud and what they want to stay on premises. Microsoft continues to invest to bring its online offerings in step with its on-premises offerings. Microsoft is also investing heavily in meeting compliance standards like EU model clauses to reassure enterprises that Microsoft is compliant worldwide.
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