1. Baidu Cloud :
Baidu Cloud is a cloud service which is provided by Baidu Incorporation. It offers a cloud storage service, client software, file management, sharing of resources and integration of third party. It enables to synchronizes files automatically on internet based client terminals once the files are created on a client terminal. It was launched by Baidu Incorporation in 2012. Its actual name is Baidu Wangpan but is commonly known as Baidu Cloud.
2. 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.
Difference between Baidu Cloud and Amazon S3 :
|BAIDU CLOUD||AMAZON S3|
|It is owned by Baidu Incorporation.||It is owned by Amazon.|
|It was launched in 2012.||It was launched in 2006.|
|It offers 6 GB free storage space.||It does not offer free storage space.|
|It was developed by Baidu.||It was developed by Amazon Web Services (AWS).|
|It is used in come specific regions like China.||It is used world wide.|
|It has the maximum storage size of 2 TB.||It has the unlimited maximum storage size for paid users.|
|It supports remote uploading.||It also does not support remote uploading.|
|Maximum file size in Baidu Cloud is 4 GB for free and 20 GB for paid.||Here maximum file size is 5 GB.|
|It does not support file versioning.||It supports file versioning.|
|It does not require credit-card for free services.||It requires credit-card details for free trial.|