Online Storage or Online backup of your data is becoming a popular way of storing your data as an alternative replacement to the common way of putting your data on a physical devices like external hard drive, CD, DVDs, USB to name a few. Most of us will agree that most of the time some of these physical devices are being lost or damaged, either by viruses, corrupt file and on the end you will be losing every important file.
There are many online storage or online backup which are available in the internet for Free and I believe most of you have already tried some of these. I listed some of these free online services which are not being ranked and for you to try and be the judge of its efficiency. You can always try all of these as these are free on the web and you only need to register to get you going. Once you have settle, please let us have a discussion to make a good review of all these software or if you have in mind other online software, please feel free to comment.
1. OpenDrive www.opendrive.com - Store, Backup, Sync and Share your documents, music and pictures. Play music and videos online and hotlink your files on websites and blogs.
2. 4shared.com - http://www.4shared.com Online file sharing and storage - 10 GB free web space. Easy registration. Multiple file transfer. Fast download.
3. ZumoDrive - http://www.zumodrive.com - An online storage, sharing, and multi-device sync-like utility that comes with 1GB of free storage space
There are still many of these websites, which they called in different terms like file hosting service, online file storage provider or virtual drive, cloud management etc. There differences will be vary on the amount of storage space they will offer, easy access and additional features for its user. The success of these online storage will probably stay for a long time as more and more website will compete to provide these services.
Of course as a basic rule we should always first have a physical back up of your data and the online data storage will be your secondary alternative. Hope these lists are helpful to you…
Till next issue..chow