1. Amazon S3:
Amazon S3 stands for Amazon Simple Storage Service. It is a cloud storage service which is provided by Amazon Web Services. It provides object storage through a web service interface. It allows to store any type of objects like data lakes for analytics, data archives, backup and recovery, disaster recovery, hybrid cloud storage and internet applications. It was launched by AWS in 2006.
2. CloudMe :
CloudMe is a file storage service which is provided by CloudMe AB. It provides file synchronization, cloud storage and client software. It was founded by Daniel Arthursson in 2011. Initially it was named iCloud but later Apple acquired that name. It offers 3 GB free storage space. It provides limited storage space for premium accounts. Its biggest competitor is Dropbox.
Difference between Amazon S3 and CloudMe :
|It is owned by Amazon.||It is owned by CloudMe AB.|
|It was launched in 2006.||It was launched in 2011.|
|It was developed by Amazon Web Services (AWS).||It was developed by Daniel Arthursson.|
|It does not offer free storage space.||It offers 3 GB free storage space.|
|It provides unlimited storage space for paid.||Maximum storage size is 500 GB for paid here.|
|It supports file versioning.||It also supports file versioning but rarely.|
|It does not support remote uploading.||It also does not support remote uploading.|
|Maximum file size in Amazon S3 is 5 GB.||Here maximum file size is 150 MB for free and unlimited for premium accounts.|
|It requires credit-card details for free trial.||It does not require credit-card detail for free services.|
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