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Top 6 Students Centric Cloud Drives

Top 6 Students Centric Cloud Drives

The requirements of storage of data and Cloud Storage can marry really well for today’s Gen-Yers or Gen-Xers.The students of any standard – starting from standard I to post doctoral research and business analysts-can avail the services of Cloud Storage to store, manage and retrieve their data and other educational resources in a very secured and reliable way. There are many Cloud Storage Service providers in market but only few of them are good in all aspects. Below are The Top 6 Cloud Storage Services for the students, academicians and other users from educational sectors and the researchers from educational and business research areas:

  1. Microsoft SkyDrive:

    Microsoft SkyDrive or OneDrive is a great Cloud Storage Platform for students and it gives 5GB FREE storage for all. It is one of the best Cloud Storage Systems. It can sync data from cross-platform devices including Mobiles. One of the best features of SkyDrive is WepApp for Words, OneNote and Spreadsheets. It also leverages integrated Notes Application, OneNote capable of recording, managing and sharing the digital notes. It provides the best Social Integration and Mail Clients Integration services. It also gives great functionality for sharing the documents in two modes- viewing and editing.

  2. Google Drive:

    GoogleDrive is another great Cloud Storage System from Google with 5GB FREE usage for all registered users. It gives really cool and easy to use Cloud Storage System for students. It also syncs data from cross- platforms devices including Mobiles powered by Android, Apple iOS and MS Windows Mobile. One of the best features of Google Drive is the easiest sharing of documents as attachments from Gmail, an enterprise standard mailing service from Google. It also leverages in-built editing capability to all word-documents and spreadsheets. Unlike, Microsoft SkyDrive it does not provide any Note Application.

  3. Dropbox:

    Dropbox is the most common and popular Cloud Storage plus Data Management System. It also gives 5GB of FREE storage to all. It syncs data from all cross-platform devices and it has a tight integration with Facebook’s Groups too. One of the best features of Dropbox is the support for a personalized site generated with files and folders of designated folders. It provides the best Integration Services to Social Networks and almost all Mail Clients including Outlook.com and other best ones.

  4. Sugarsync Drive:

    Sugarsync Drive is an easy to use Cloud Storage with support for complex data-security controls. It also gives 30 days trial usage to all registered users. It also syncs data from cross-platforms devices. Unlike Dropbox, it does not support integration of file and folder with Facebook’s Groups. One of the best features of SugarDrive is support for sharing and editing of documents by groups of users. It provides the best Social Integration and Mail Clients Integration Services. You can also sync all activities from Social Network like Flickr and Facebook.

  5. Mega Drive:

    Mega Drive is the latest entrant in an ecosystem of Cloud Storage Platform. It leverages a great user-experience. It also gives 5GB of FREE usage to all registered users. It also syncs data from cross-platforms devices. It does not provide any integration-support for Facebook’s Groups. One of the best features of MegaDrive is an Integration Service to almost every Mobile App. It provides the best Social Integration and Mail Clients Integration services.

  6. Amazon Drive:

    Amazon Drive is the most easiest to use and secured Cloud Storage from Amazon. It also gives 5 GB of FREE usage to its registered users. It syncs data from cross-platform devices including Mobiles powered by Android and MS Windows RT. Unlike Dropbox, it does not support integration with Facebook’s Groups. One of the best features of Amazon is integrated support to Audio-Books Readers including Ambling.It provides a best Social Integration and integration to all Mail Clients including Yandex and others.

Tech & Biz Author: |Amrit Chhetri, Siliguri-734003| |Copyright(C): Amrit, 2013|