Nowadays, cloud services are not stranger for people. Many young people use cloud services everyday. They stored files in the cloud, so that they can access to the data wherever they go. Thanks to the development of mobile technology and WIFI, Internet has been covered almost around the corner.
Common cloud drives such as Google Drive, with a Google account, you can login it. Dropbox, came earlier, as an old brand and professional cloud drive. One Drive, Microsoft does not want to be left behind, developed it, formerly Sky Drive. Amazon, has Amazon S3 and Amazon Cloud Drive. MEGA, as a rising star, provides large free storage and states high security. We usually save photos to popular Flicker, take notes with Evernote. In cloud world, there are many interesting apps.
Management Application – Multi Cloud
Here, I would like to recommend you a web app as multiple cloud storage manager. The tool’s name is Multi Cloud. Its name explains its features well. To use Multi Cloud, there are two ways. One is create an account then sign in, another way is experiencing without signing up first. If you choose the second way, Multi Cloud will give you a random default username and password. If you decide use it as your own, you can change the username and password, and bind your email address.
No matter which way you try, after entering Multi Cloud, you should add cloud services into it, then Multi Cloud can work for you. Multi Cloud supports more than 30 services so far. Besides above mentioned clouds, Multi Cloud also supports private cloud service – own Cloud, FTP/SFTP and WebDav, etc.
When you adding them to Multi Cloud, some need inputting username and password while some don’t, that’s because the authorization system of Multi Cloud is based on OAuth and some cloud adopt this OAuth authorization. But Multi Cloud does not cache or save your data on its server. Multi Cloud use 256-bit AES encryption for SSL in transmission. You can remove the cloud connection to Multi Cloud whenever you want. So please feel relieved about usage.
In Multi Cloud, there are four main interface. First one: Cloud Explorer. All cloud drives’ file can be displayed in this interface. Right click a file or folder, you can find some management operations: delete, cut, rename, copy, share, preview and so on. Managing file in Multi Cloud is similar to Windows Explorer. Note that there is a search box on the top right of interface, it is designed to help you find specified file by searching across clouds fast.
Core function of Multi Cloud is move files between cloud storage. Except selecting “Copy” and “Copy to” from context menu, you are able to transfer from one cloud to another by dragging & dropping directly. Not only these, switch to Cloud Transfer interface, you can set more details for transferring task: such as overwritten, filter, skip, email notification. What’s more important, Multi Cloud realized transferring even after power off. That’s only need you choose Schedule Later. Once committed the task, you can check and re-edit it from Task Manager.
Now back to the start situation, more and more people have used cloud drives. To get more storage free, most of them created more accounts either same brand or different brand. When they plan to transfer files across cloud services, Multi Cloud is a good choice.
For website administrator, backup regularly is a good habit. With Multi Cloud, you can easily backup FTP/SFTP, WebDav and MySQL. For huge data backup to another place automatically, we suggest you select scheduled sync. In a word, Multi Cloud is a great product for backing up website host and server, totally satisfy the needs from small and medium enterprises.
Register Multi Cloud is free with 50GB traffic. Notice that it is traffic not storage volume. You are able to enjoy 50GB every month through Multi Cloud transfer and sync.
Multi Cloud’s Chrome Extension
If you are a user of Google Chrome browser, good luck, you can add this extension. When you visit web edition of Google Drive, there will be a TRANSFER TO CLOUD button, which will help you jump to Multi Cloud’s Transfer panel and then transfer from Google Drive to another or transfer from other cloud to Google Drive. This extension’s icon on the interface has two function: ask you sign in Multi Cloud or show you the task manager.
Thanks to Multi Cloud, it solve us lots of troubles. Combine all my cloud services into one and manage them together is a good idea. We have to say Multi Cloud is an excellent product. Multi Cloud now has English and Chinese language, we hope it will support more multiple languages and more cloud services in the future.