Sunday, August 31, 2008

Online Storage : We All Need One

Online Data Storage is one of the safest ways of securing your critical data from any accidental digital loss or theft while you're on the move. This also helps to backup critical personal data and share them either selectively or publicly.  image

With plummeting cost of storage media, there are many online alternatives available that are free for use.

Blogs can use this smartly as a distribution media for artifacts that they wish to share (example).

Here is the list of some of the best known web storage sites.

Choose your data insurance policy from here ...

  • Use Your GMail account as a storage media and map it as an extension drive on your Windows Explorer. Use Option1 or Option2 for this.
  • ESnips is another good alternative. It Offers 5 GB of free storage. Allows access controls and provides widgets for rapid bulk upload to the site.
  • XDrive from AOL offers 5 GB of space free with Desktop Data backup widgets.
  • Skydrive is a offering from Microsoft with 5 GB of free storage.
  • ADrive offers 50 GB of free storage.
  • Mozy is another good alternative for Data Backups. This EMC Company offers unlimited, automatic data backups of your PC at a very small monthly expense.
  • is a paid service, however, Box Lite is available with 1 GB of free storage.
  • DropBoks offers 1 GB of free storage with uploads as big as 50MB in size.
  • AllmyData offers 1 GB of free storage.
  • OnmiDrive is a storage aggregator that brings your web and desktop files to a single storage point. It also allows editing of office documents online.
  • Openomy offers 1 GB of free data storage. It also provides developer APIs to access data in a REST-based way.
  • Filesanywhere allows you to upload and share files through email links. 1 GB is offered for free accounts.
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