1. iCloud :
iCloud is a cloud storage and cloud computing service provided by Apple Incorporation. It allows users to store data such as documents, photos and music on remote servers for download to iOS, macOS or Windows devices. It also enables to share and send data to other users. It is also helpful to manage the Apple devices if it is lost or stolen. It was launched in 2011.
2. ShareFile :
ShareFile is a file synchronization service, file sharing service and cloud-based file storage service which is provided by Citrix Systems. It is a secure content collaboration that supports the document centered tasks. It provides cloud-based storage, virtual data rooms and client portals. It was developed by Jesse Lipson. It is suitable for Windows, macOS, iOS and Android. It does not offer free storage space. It was launched in 2005.
Difference between iCloud and ShareFile :
|It is owned by Apple Incorporation.||It is owned by Citrix Systems.|
|It was launched in 2011.||It was launched in 2005.|
|It offers 5 GB free storage space.||It offers 30 days free trial with maximum storage size 10 GB.|
|It was developed by Apple Inc.||It was developed by Jesse Lipson.|
|It has the maximum storage size of 2 TB.||Maximum storage size is unlimited here.|
|It is a file hosting and cloud storage service.||It is a commercial file sharing and file synchronization service.|
|Maximum file size is 50 GB here.||Maximum file size is 10 GB to 100 GB according to plans.|
|It is used to store personal and professional data both.||It is used for storing small and large business related data.|
|It is generally designed for macOS and iOS.||It is supported by Windows, OS X, Android and iOS.|