Do you want to safely store the photographs which your need to access from anywhere in the world? do you want all your documents be safely stored somewhere? use cloud based storage services offered by Dropbox Inc. The San Francisco, California based company was started in 2008 and since then it has grown rapidly.
Dropbox is an online storage and file hosting service developed by Dropbox Inc. It allows users to create special folders of data on different systems and synchronize them on Dropbox regardless of what computer is used to view them. These files can be accessed using mobile devices and tablets too.
This concept emerged when people had no idea where to save huge data safely on such a system that can be accessed from anywhere around the world without having to carry the data anywhere. All types of files can be uploaded to your Dropbox account. People usually save their files by mailing the data to themselves.
This task becomes tedious and confusing as well. So now they can save everything at one place, the Dropbox. To start using this service, one has to sign up using their e-mail ids and a unique password. Dropbox offers 2 GB of space initially to every new user for free.
To increase storage capacity, Dropbox has offered paid storage between 50 GB to 100 GB. Dropbox also offers great deals for businesses with up to 1000 GB of storage data at reasonable prices. Recommending Dropbox to a friend also rewards a person with extra space for a limited time.
Once started with Dropbox, one can share data with specific people only by just mentioning their email ids. Data is completely secure and safe since Dropbox uses 256-bit AES encryption and two-step verification and so it gets difficult for eaves-droppers to hamper the data.
The are many benefits of using Dropbox but name a few important features are:
- Access the saved documents from anywhere around the world
- No need to worried about data being lost when the device destroys
- Secure your data and share with friends privately and much more..