IDG Answers is a community of experts who are passionate about technology. Ask a question or answer one below.
The business version actually has a different lineage. It was Groove, then Sharepoint Workspace, then Skydrive Pro, and now it has become OneDrive for Business. What many people do not realize is that OneDrive for Business is actually connected to the Sharepoint platform. In fact, the business version of OneDrive differs based on whether you use the cloud or on-site version of Sharepoint.
“Regular” OneDrive is a completely different offering that doesn’t even share the same development team. It is simply a file storage and syncing tool.