Cloud Storage in Nigeria
Cloud Storage refer to the computer data storage supported by a cluster of computers storage servers and a pool of networks supporting those computers and usually the computers are located in different data center and in different regions.
For example, Cloudpap Cloud Storage in Nigeria is supported by computer servers in Main One Data Center in Lagos, Cloudpap Data Center in Nairobi, a Cloudpap datacenter location in London and Dallas. Every data stored through the Nigeria cloud storage offering could be stored in 5 copies – two copies in Nigeria, one copy in Nairobi, another copy in London and the final data in Dallas, US.
Storing data in 5 copies and in 4 different location and regions give Cloud Storage an edge over traditional computer storage. Some of the advantages of Cloud Storage include:
Cloud Storage provide high data security, failure in one storage servers does not lead to data loss.
Data is highly accessible, in case of network failure in Main One data center, a customer will access the data from the nearest alternative data center.
Scale of Cloud Storage
In case of surge in demand, like business need to transfer large chunk of data, cloud storage readily expands in the cluster of storage servers to accommodate the new demand.
Cheapest Cloud Storage Pricing Plans in Nigeria.
Comparison with the best of the best.
Truehost Cloud Storage VS Google Cloud Storage
Number of Users
Google Cloud Storage (Google Drive) wins swiftly, Google Drive has over 1 Billion users while Truehost Cloud Storage has less than 1M users.
Google Drive 2TB is priced at $9.99 while Truehost Cloud Storage 1TB is priced at $6
Google Drive as well as Truehost Cloud Storage Drive shares files through Web URL
Truehost Cloud Storage Drive just like Google Drive Allow defining of permission, who can see and who can edit the shared file.
File Expiry feature
Truehost Cloud Storage Drive unlike Google Drive allow time based sharing, where shared links can have expiry dates.
Both Truehost Cloud Storage Drive and Google Drive Support Encryption in Transit.
Truehost Cloud Storage Drive supports encryption at Rest while Google Drive does not support encryption at rest.
Truehost Cloud Storage vs. One Drive Cloud Storage
Number of Users
Microsoft Cloud Storage (One Drive) wins, One Drive has over 150 Million users while Truehost Cloud Storage has less than 1 Million users.
Truehost Cloud Storage 1TB goes for $6 which is cheaper than OneDrive 1TB at $6.99
One Drive as well as Truehost Cloud Storage Drive shares files through Web URL
Truehost Cloud Storage Drive just like One Drive Allow defining of permission, who can see and who can edit the shared file.
Both Truehost Cloud Storage Drive and Google Drive allow time based sharing, where shared links can have expiry dates.
Both Truehost Cloud Storage Drive and One Drive Support Encryption in Transit.
Truehost Cloud Storage Drive supports encryption at Rest while One Drive does not support encryption at rest.
Who is using Cloud Storage in Nigeria?
- Universities in Nigeria
- Banks in Nigeria
- Manufacturing companies in Nigeria
- Electricity Companies
- State and Federal Governments Agencies.
- Webhosting Companies in Nigeria
- Professionals such as Engineers and Lawyers