Jersey City, New Jersey — July 15, 2014 — AvePoint, the established leader in enterprise-class management, governance, and compliance software solutions for next-generation social collaboration platforms, today announced the release of DocAve Cloud Connect. This unique technology breaks down some of the data silos that exist in many organizations today. Through tight integration, business users can search, edit, share, and collaborate on Box and SharePoint content seamlessly.

“Many of the world’s largest companies across a variety of industries are adopting a new IT model to support a more collaborative, distributed and mobile workforce,” said Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO of Box. “This new user-centric model requires software with a higher degree of design and functionality that works in a multi-platform and multi-device world and will connect people with their content at scale.”

With DocAve Cloud Connect, both SharePoint and Box users can collaborate with one another without the need to duplicate data on both platforms. Through this tight integration between SharePoint and Box, users can enable secure mobile collaboration, and share information directly with customers and partners as well as utilize on SharePoint’s rich document management capabilities which include eDiscovery, enterprise search, permissions management, workflows, alerts, and versioning.

“Collaboration is supposed to be natural and easy, and the cloud is enabling this new world of work,” said Dr. Tianyi (TJ) Jiang, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of AvePoint. “With our integration with Box, it’s no longer a Box or SharePoint conversation, it’s a Box and a SharePoint conversation. You have one vision for your business, and with DocAve Cloud Connect, we are able to break down two of the data silos that exist in many organizations today.”

“DocAve Cloud Connect is a helpful solution for organizations like ours that use both SharePoint and Box,” said Jill McNamee, Productivity Solutions Analyst, Housing Authority Insurance Group. “It gives the ability to automate the document management process and saves time.”

For more information on DocAve Cloud Connect, please visit our website.

About AvePoint
AvePoint is the established leader in enterprise-class management, governance, and compliance software solutions for next-generation social collaboration platforms. Focusing on helping enterprises in their digitization journey to enable their information workers to collaborate with confidence, AvePoint is first to market with a unique solution that centralizes access and control of information assets residing in disparate collaboration and document management systems on-premises and in the cloud. AvePoint solutions and services aim to bring together business, IT, as well as compliance and risk officers to serve key business objectives such as big data, cloud integration, compliance, enterprise content management, and mobile data access monitoring.

Founded in 2001 and based out of Jersey City, NJ, AvePoint serves more than 13,000 organizations in five continents across all industry sectors, with focused practices in the energy and utilities; financial services; healthcare and pharmaceuticals; and public sector industries. AvePoint is a Depth Managed Microsoft Gold Certified Application Development Partner and Gold Certified Collaboration and Content Partner, as well as a US Government GSA provider via strategic partnerships. AvePoint is privately held and backed by Goldman Sachs and Summit Partners.

About Box
Box’s mission is to make businesses of all sizes more productive, competitive, and collaborative by connecting people and their most important information. Content on Box can be securely shared and easily accessed on the web, through iOS, Android and Windows Phone applications, and extended to partner applications, such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce. Headquartered in Los Altos, CA, Box is privately held and backed by several leading venture capital firms and strategic investors. To learn more about Box, visit

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