Box + Microsoft

Providing joint customers with a new level of interoperability and productivity

Box and Microsoft Partner for Cloud Content Management with Azure

Announcement: Box using Microsoft Azure available now

Box using Azure, the first offering from our expanded partnership with Microsoft, is now generally available. With Box using Azure, companies can combine the power of Cloud Content Management from Box with data storage from Microsoft Azure.

But this is just the beginning. Soon, we'll apply intelligence from Microsoft Cognitive Services to content in Box, helping companies in all industries unlock the value in their content and transform business processes. We'll also be adding new locations to Box Zones, leveraging Azure's global footprint to allow even more companies to meet data sovereignty requirements.

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“Box shares our focus and commitment to empowering enterprises on their digital transformation journey. With this new partnership, we ensure customers can take advantage of Box’s platform on Azure, and look forward to future innovations using Azure’s intelligent cloud services.”

Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise

Box + Microsoft

Box extends the Microsoft suite to unleash the potential of your content

Integrations with the apps you use most. Work within 1,000+ business apps — including Office 365, Salesforce, DocuSign, Okta, Netsuite and Slack — on one unified platform.

Collaborate with all of your teams. Easily work on content with people outside of your organization, such as customers, partners and vendors.

Make business processes more intelligent. Use the most innovative intelligence capabilities, such as video indexing, to streamline business workflows.

Create engaging digital experiences. With Box and Microsoft, you can quickly build custom apps that transform digital content experiences for your customers.

Box with Office 365

Box and Office 365: Supercharging collaboration

Easily create and co-author. You can open, create and edit Office files directly in Box. Plus, multiple people can co-author files in real-time.

Gain a fresh new outlook. Share files by sharing a link and save inbound attachments directly to Box. Also, adjust access permissions right from Outlook on your PC, tablet or phone.

Work the way you want. Modify files stored in Box from Microsoft’s Word, Excel or PowerPoint apps, and view files without downloading or losing formatting.

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Box and Azure Active Directory

Ready-to-use with all things Microsoft

Extend SharePoint beyond the intranet. Embed Box in any version of SharePoint, online or on-prem, and enable secure external and mobile access, as well as cross-company collaboration.

The power of Box on Windows 10. Create and edit files, images and more with the Box for Windows 10 app. Save any changes to Box, skipping the need to download files to your device.

Secure your mobile content. Manage and secure your Office files on any mobile device with Box for EMM with InTune.

Manage Box access with Azure AD. Easily authenticate users through their existing Active Directory credentials, ensuring secure access to Box by leveraging multi-factor authentication.

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Box Admin Console

Always secure. Always in control.

Intuitive administration controls. With rich configuration options, IT can oversee and manage all users and groups while gaining centralized control over files, policies and more.

Robust reporting. With an end-to-end audit trail on all content stored in Box — including Office files — IT teams can track more than 70+ user activities, even if they are outside your company.

Mitigate data loss risks. Easily implement automated policies to track abnormal uploads and downloads, stopping content and data loss in its tracks.

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Box Customer, Flex, Gus Shahin - CIO, Quote
“Box makes sure our 200,000 employees have access to data they need at any given time, from any given device. Having that seamless file sharing interface between Box and Office 365 is key. Box is the center that brings everything together for us.”


Gus Shahin, CIO, Flex

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