Half of your employees love the file server, since it is fast, easy, and centralizes all work files in a single location on the network at the main office.
Organizations greatly vary on their remote work policy. Some have never experimented with it while others are engaging and working towards an equilibrium between employee flexibility and meeting organization objectives.
Dropbox is well known for being the first company that made cloud file sync simple and free. With 300 million users as of May 2014, the service is one of the fastest growing in the world.
Consumer-grade file sync solutions (referred to as CGFS solutions) pose many challenges to businesses that care about control and visibility over company data.
Cloud backup can be a lot like vacation insurance. 99% of the time you never have to use it but that 1% that you do turns you into a vacation insurance advocate.
Running local servers is expensive and it's about to get even more expensive as Windows Server 2003 will no longer be supported after July 14, 2015.