We are not saying about Free Cloud Application platform providers, but Free Cloud Storage services. Difference is, in Free Cloud Application platform providers, you can run Phython, Rubu on Rails, Java or PHP. But, these Free Cloud Storage will provide you bigger storage, where you can save your data (be it a text file or an MP3) free of cost. If you want to understand the difference, you might want to read our articles on Cloud Storage, SaaS, PaaS and IaaS published before. We have omitted file type specific Free Cloud Storage services, like Flicker, in this article, as we wanted to list bland Free Cloud Storage services, you can upload whatever you like.
When we say Free Cloud Storage Online – Our Top 10 Pick
When we are saying “Our Top Pick”, these Free Cloud Storage services have to provide something better option than the rest, is not it? Definitely!
That is why we have listed the Free Cloud Storage services along with small details.
Top 10 Free Cloud Storage Services
Dropbox : Certainly the best known among all the Free Cloud Storage services. Accessible from any Web browser, it even offers applications for Android or iOS. The free version can store up to 2 GB of data, expandable to 8 GB through affiliation program. It has their own application to use the free cloud storage from desktop.
Windows Live SkyDrive : Windows Live SkyDrive is part of the suite of Windows Live online services from Microsoft. It offers 25 GB Free Cloud Storage and is accessible from any device with an Internet browser.
SugarSync : This Free Cloud Storage storage system is a cross-platform service. It supports Windows, Mac OS X, IOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows Mobile and Symbian. SugarSync offers a free 5 GB and 4 type of paid options.
Amazon Cloud Drive : Amazon Free Cloud Storage provides 5 GB of space. When you purchase songs from the Amazon MP3 Store, you can save your purchases to your Cloud Drive.
Ubuntu One : Ubuntu One provides 5 GB free Cloud Storage and has paid options too.
Memopal : Memopal offers 3 GB Free Cloud Storage + 500 MB available for every friend invitation. Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone or Android are supported.
OpenDrive : OpenDrive is a native solution for Windows and Mac that offers 5 GB Free Cloud Storage.
Mozy : MozyHome Free option provides 2 GB of Free Cloud Storage.
Spideroak : 2 GB Free Cloud Storage along with software for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux for synchronization.
ADrive : ADrive is the oldest free cloud storage service. It offers 50 GB free and up to 10 TB space for Premium plan.