What is Box?
The Box API gives you access to the content management features you see in our web app and lets you extend them for use in your own app. It strives to be RESTful and is organized around the main resources you’re familiar with from the Box web interface.
Box is a tool in the File Storage category of a tech stack.
Who uses Box?
56 companies reportedly use Box in their tech stacks, including LinkedIn, SendGrid, and UNIQLO.
130 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Box.
G Suite, Zendesk, Salesforce Sales Cloud, DocuSign, and Woopra are some of the popular tools that integrate with Box. Here's a list of all 56 tools that integrate with Box.
Pros of Box
- Enterprise-grade file sharing
- Native mobile apps
- File sharing links
- Desktop App
- Version History
- Share folders
- Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and AES-256 bit encryption
- Password protected sharing
- Full-text search
- SDK's for iOS, Android, Python, Ruby, Java, OS X (thrid party: C# .NET, PHP, JS, Nodejs, Perl)
- API/SDK's allow for: Reading and writing files, sharing, search, comments, and restoring files to past revisions
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