AvePoint Enables Organizations to Present File Share Content in Microsoft SharePoint 2016 without Costly Migration

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The latest DocAve File Share Navigator release supports SharePoint 2016, adds control of document previews, and provides an updated user interface for document uploads

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Although many organizations are looking to upgrade their SharePoint environments, moving all content from previously used file shares may not always be a viable option.

AvePoint, the Microsoft Cloud expert, today announced the general availability of DocAve File Share Navigator 3 Service Pack (SP) 2. The new release of AvePoint’s SharePoint file share presentation solution – part of the award-winning DocAve Software platform – features full support for SharePoint 2016. Organizations can now take advantage of Microsoft’s latest on-premises platform while providing users with seamless access to all file share content.

DocAve File Share Navigator removes the barriers to seamless global collaboration by exposing large files, rich media, and a variety other file share content in SharePoint Server 2016, SharePoint Server 2013, and SharePoint Server 2010 without the need for costly migration from file shares to SharePoint. Organizations can easily provide IT administrators and business users with access to SharePoint’s robust security, search, versioning, and collaborative co-authoring features for content residing in file shares.

Additional new features include:

Simplified Control: Administrators are now able to granularly control users’ ability to preview documents at the SharePoint list level. This helps organizations strengthen data security across SharePoint and file share content.

Updated User Interface: The user interface for document uploads is now updated to HTML 5, which provides broader internet browser support to include Google Chrome.

“Although many organizations are looking to upgrade their SharePoint environments, moving all content from previously used file shares may not always be a viable option,” said John Hodges, Vice President of Product Strategy, AvePoint. “With the latest release of DocAve File Share Navigator, organizations can rest assured that all of their file share content is centralized and accessible through the latest versions of on-premises SharePoint without going through an expensive and time-consuming migration process.”

The latest release of DocAve File Share Navigator is generally available today, October 6, 2016. For more information on the platform and product features, please visit our website.

About AvePoint
AvePoint is the Microsoft Cloud expert. Over 15,000 companies and 5 million cloud users worldwide trust AvePoint to accelerate the migration, management, and protection of their Office 365 and SharePoint data. AvePoint’s integrated cloud, hybrid, and on-premises software solutions are enhanced by 24/7 support and award-winning services. Organizations across six continents and all industries rely on AvePoint to ease transition to the Microsoft Cloud, increase IT administrator productivity, and satisfy governance and compliance objectives.

A three-time Microsoft Partner of the Year, AvePoint has been named to the Inc. 500|5000 six times and the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ five times. AvePoint is a Microsoft Global ISV Partner, a Microsoft Gold Partner in Application Development, Cloud Platform, Cloud Productivity, and Collaboration and Content, and a US Government GSA provider via strategic partnerships. Founded in 2001, AvePoint is privately held and headquartered in Jersey City, NJ.

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