PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today CloudOn, the leading mobile productivity platform unveiled a browser version on Mac/PCs to complement its popular iOS and Android mobile app. Transforming from a mobile app to a ubiquitous cloud-based service, CloudOn is providing an increasingly mobile and dispersed workforce an essential platform for productivity.
According to Forrester Research, “about 30 percent of information workers globally are now mobile, using three or more devices, working from multiple locations, and using a variety of apps.” With this profound workplace shift, businesses and knowledge workers are looking to work smarter with each other and their work.
"Productivity needs to be redefined to address the requirements for a social and mobile workforce," says Milind Gadekar, CEO and founder of CloudOn. "By offering CloudOn in the browser and on mobile devices, with an easier way to share content, our users can work more effectively with their co-workers across all their devices.”
Key features of the CloudOn platform include:
- Ubiquitous access: Previously available on iOS and Android devices, CloudOn is now available via Chrome and Safari, and will soon come to Firefox and Internet Explorer.
- Cross-storage file sharing: Individuals can easily share files even if their team members are using different devices or storage providers.
- Contextual FileSpace: An integrated activity stream that logs every edit, action and message related to a document in real-time. This additional context means team members can easily work on a document together, discussing changes and activity, in a central place.
- Open integration: Full access to Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint from any device along and seamless integration with Box, Dropbox, Google Drive and SkyDrive.
“Over a billion documents are shared by email every day and users spend an average of 100 min every week searching old email for content,” said Jay Zaveri, VP of Product at CloudOn. “At CloudOn we really care about how users organize and share documents. This latest launch not only gives users the comfort of accessing CloudOn through a browser but also enables team sharing and editing of docs in a convenient and easy way.”
CloudOn in the browser: https://www.cloudon.com/app
CloudOn for iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/app/cloudon/id474025452
CloudOn for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cloudon.client
To learn more about CloudOn, visit: http://www.cloudon.com
Founded in 2011, CloudOn is a leading mobile productivity platform already trusted by over five million registered users globally. The platform allows users to create, review and share documents from any device. It is optimized for iOS, Android devices, as well as the web, and also offers seamless integration with Box, Dropbox, Google Drive and SkyDrive. For more information visit: www.cloudon.com, or follow us on Twitter @cloudoninc.