Difference between OneDrive and Amazon S3

1. OneDrive :
OneDrive or Microsoft OneDrive is a file hosting and synchronization service provided by the Microsoft. It gives the convenience to users for storing files, personal data and for sharing files. It offers 5 GB free storage space. It was launched by Microsoft in 2007. It is mostly used by professional workers to store the data related to work which might need more security.

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 OneDrive and Amazon S3 :

ONEDRIVE AMAZON S3
It is owned by Microsoft Incorporation. It is owned by Amazon.
It was launched in 2007. It was launched in 2006.
It offers 5 GB free storage space. It does not offer free storage space.
It was developed by Microsoft. It was developed by Amazon Web Services (AWS).
OneDrive is mostly used by professionals. It is used for both professional and personal works.
It provides full security of data. It also provides full security of data but comparatively less.
It has the maximum storage size of 5 TB. It has the unlimited maximum storage size for paid users.
It supports remote uploading. It does not support remote uploading.
Maximum file size in OneDrive is 100 GB. Here maximum file size is 5 GB.
It supports file versioning for office files only. It fully supports file versioning.
It does not require credit-card for free services. It requires credit-card details for free trial.

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