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model. They tend to offer flexible, pay-as-you-go pricing and scalability. Cloud storage providers also provide for unlimited growth and the ability to increase and decrease storage capacity on demand. Leading use cases for a cloud storage service include backup, disaster recovery (DR), collaboration and file sharing, archiving, primary data storage and near-line storage. The 2 types of Cloud Storage that will be used are: Google Drive OneDrive Google Drive Google drive is a cloud storage service, and like any cloud storage service its main purpose is to expand your ability to store files beyond the limits of your hard drive. However, simply put, online backup is designed to replicate your hard drive rather than expand it, with the goal of disaster recovery. Features of Google Drive Data Storage Google Drive offers a standard 15GB of storage space for free to all the users. Gmail users can store all their email communications, attachments, photos and videos directly on to the Google Drive storage servers without any fuss. Different File Storage Microsoft office files can also be stored in the Google Drive safely. Businesses can save their presentations and other project documents on the drive under high security. Employees and businesses can communicate and execute their business without any hassle with the help of Google Drive. Data Security Data stored in the cloud is stored under high quality security and protection. Security to the files stored in the cloud is very important. Secured Socket Layered online protection is offered by Google Drive and with the help of this, the user can protect their data stored in smartphones and tablets too. All Google services use SSL encryption to protect the data. Google Drive Search Drive also provides ease of accessibility to the user by providing a search feature which enables users to find the files they need from the cloud by just entering the keyword. All the documents corresponding to the keyword would be displayed and the user could choose the file they need from the list.
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OneDrive Microsoft OneDrive is a file hosting service and synchronization service operated by Microsoft as part of its web version of Office. OneDrive allows users to store files and personal data like Windows settings or BitLocker recovery keys in the cloud, share files, and sync files across Android, Windows Phone, and iOS mobile devices, Windows and macOS computers, and the Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles. Users can upload Microsoft Office documents directly to OneDrive. It offers 5 GB of storage space free of charge, with 50 GB, 1 TB, and 5 TB storage options available either separately or with Office 365 subscriptions. Features of OneDrive Fetching Files OneDrive offers an interesting and useful tool called Fetch Files, which allows you to access all your data files on one PC from another PC through your OneDrive account, even if you did not upload those files to OneDrive.com. The Fetch files tool can even access files in network locations on your servers if those servers are mapped as drives or if those server-based files are included in your Windows libraries.
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