Popular Apps used by employees at work

The apps that employees bring in has been dubbed “shadow IT” and a company called Skyhigh Networks helps IT departments discover these apps to make sure they are licensed properly and are secure. Skyhigh tracks cloud usage data from over 13 million enterprise employees and 350 companies.

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 It recently dug through its enormous database to see which apps employees use most. It judged this by looking at how much data each generated. More data means more usage. The results were surprising and the most popular used app were,
  1. Box: To share files.
  2. Dropbox: To store files.
  3. YouTube: Using videos for work.
  4. Office 365: Microsoft Office in the cloud.
  5. Jive: An alternative to email.
  6. Cisco WebEx: For online meetings.
  7. Facebook: For legit work purposes.
  8. Salesforce: For sales and marketing.
  9. Gmail: Your ‘other’ email.
  10. Apple iCloud: Automatic backups.
  11. Google Drive: An alternative to Microsoft Office.