AvePoint’s DocAve Software Case Study

Xerox Corporation


This case study of Xerox Corporation is based on a June 2016 survey of AvePoint’s DocAve Software customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We chose DocAve for our migration over the competition because it had more features, was at a lower price, and it was easier to work with AvePoint account managers.”


  • The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select AvePoint’s DocAve Software:
    • Experiencing a lack of a direct migration path from the source to the destination
    • Unable to complete migration within a specific timeframe
    • Unable to preserve all metadata – including security settings, attributes, and properties – with full fidelity upon migration
  • Chose AvePoint over:
    • Metalogix
    • Native Microsoft functionality
  • Chose AvePoint over the competition because of:
    • Robust solution offering
    • Price

Use Case

  • System migrated from:
    • SharePoint 2007
  • System migrated to:
    • SharePoint 2013


  • Rated AvePoint’s features when compared to the competition:
    • Performance: better
    • Ease of use: worse
    • Reliability: better
    • Scalability: better
    • Fidelity & data transformation: better
  • The surveyed company achieved the following results with AvePoint’s DocAve Software:
    • Migrated 1-10 TB of data using DocAve
    • Completed their migration in five to six months with DocAve
    • Was able to migrate 40-50% faster with DocAve

About This Data

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