Amazon Drive (discontinued) vs. AnyShare

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Amazon Drive (discontinued)
Score 6.1 out of 10
N/A
Amazon Drive allows users to aggregate all of their digital content, including photos and videos, in one place. The Cloud Drive is build in to Amazon devices. Users have secure access from any computer, or via their free mobile apps. Amazon Drive offers a free 3-month trial, and pricing packages based on what type of storage users seek. For $11.99/yr, users can store unlimited photos plus 5GB of videos and other files. For $59.99/yr, users can upgrade to unlimited everything (photos, videos,…
$1.99
per month
AnyShare
Score 6.1 out of 10
Mid-Size Companies (51-1,000 employees)
AnyShare Cloud provides enterprise-grade customers a files cloud and operations management based on managed service. According to the vendor, its Windows’ like experience helps customers achieve efficient document management.
$0
Pricing
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
Editions & Modules
100 GB
$1.99
per month
1 TB
$6.99
per month
2 TB
$11.99
per month
3 TB
$179.97
per year
4 TB
$239.96
per year
5 TB
$299.95
per year
6 TB
$359.94
per year
7 TB
$419.93
per year
8 TB
$479.92
per year
9 TB
$539.91
per year
10 TB
$599.90
per year
20 TB
1,199.80
per year
30 TB
1,799.70
per year
AnyShare
$0.00
AnyShare Cloud
$0.00
Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
Free Trial
NoYes
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoYes
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeRequired
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
Top Pros
Top Cons
Features
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
File Sharing & Management
Comparison of File Sharing & Management features of Product A and Product B
Amazon Drive (discontinued)
8.4
24 Ratings
0% below category average
AnyShare
7.6
1 Ratings
10% below category average
Versioning9.014 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Video files7.021 Ratings00 Ratings
Audio files8.019 Ratings00 Ratings
Document collaboration9.016 Ratings7.01 Ratings
Access control9.018 Ratings8.01 Ratings
File search8.919 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Device sync8.022 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Cloud Storage Security & Administration
Comparison of Cloud Storage Security & Administration features of Product A and Product B
Amazon Drive (discontinued)
8.3
22 Ratings
4% below category average
AnyShare
8.0
1 Ratings
8% below category average
User and role management8.018 Ratings8.01 Ratings
File organization9.020 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Device management8.017 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Cloud Storage Platform
Comparison of Cloud Storage Platform features of Product A and Product B
Amazon Drive (discontinued)
8.7
24 Ratings
3% above category average
AnyShare
8.0
1 Ratings
6% below category average
Performance9.024 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Reliability8.023 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Storage Reports9.016 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Best Alternatives
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
Small Businesses
SugarSync
SugarSync
Score 10.0 out of 10
SugarSync
SugarSync
Score 10.0 out of 10
Medium-sized Companies
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.6 out of 10
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.6 out of 10
Enterprises
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.6 out of 10
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.6 out of 10
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User Ratings
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
Likelihood to Recommend
8.0
(24 ratings)
8.0
(1 ratings)
Usability
6.0
(3 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Performance
6.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Support Rating
9.7
(3 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
Amazon Drive (discontinued)AnyShare
Likelihood to Recommend
Amazon AWS
Amazon Cloud Drive is a fantastic backup solution for storing your digital files on the web, but if you want to manage, tweak, organize or otherwise maintain those files after they have reached the cloud, the experience immediately begins to suffer. This is especially noted when major competitor products like Microsoft and Dropbox offer similar services at similar prices, but offer far better interfaces for file management.
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
Apps/software like AnyShare helps big organizations to meet their goal of centralized data storage/management/ease accessibility. Small organizations/ groups who can not afford its cost can try other cheaper/free options available in the market.
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Pros
Amazon AWS
  • Amazon Drive automatically detects photos and videos in specific folders (that you choose). It will add them to Drive without any action from me.
  • There is a desktop app where you can access all of your files (in addition to web-based access).
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
  • Data storage, management and access from anywhere greatly help in optimizing the operations.
  • Uploaded files can be edited/ commented with ease which greatly helps in teamwork/ feedback.
  • Old archived data can be searched / accessed with ease.
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Cons
Amazon AWS
  • Less storage than Google Drive, Google offers 15GB of free space - vs. Amazon's 5GB.
  • Also, unlike with Google Drive, you can't back up your work with Amazon Drive ( I also use Google Drive, since I have a Gmail account).
  • A lot more expensive than Google Drive, which is 1.99/month...but they are more in line with Dropbox pricing.
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
  • Sometimes retrieving documents lags a bit.
  • Cost can be looked into to attract more users.
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Usability
Amazon AWS
The system is very easy to use and it's use of apps for almost all devices and hardware makes it even easier to manage and store photos and documents. I highly recommend this as an easy to use solution for novices!
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
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Performance
Amazon AWS
It is safe but has little added value.
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
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Support Rating
Amazon AWS
Overall great software to use for file share, storage, and collaboration. Its security is great and the user management is spot on. The only thing that makes me dock it a point is that the device management as a subset of user management is kind of clunky. It hasn't been an issue yet, but it could compromise security in the future. Overall, would recommend
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
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Alternatives Considered
Amazon AWS
Amazon Drive Cloud has the advantage of being backed by one of the companies that has had the highest growth in recent years: Amazon. That gives us security and has been the main reason for us to trust this product. We believe that the security systems of this company are good enough to be quiet while our files are stored on their servers
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
If charges of AnyShare are justifiable for your business then it is one of the best software available.
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Return on Investment
Amazon AWS
  • It slowed us down at first since we went from purely agile to document based then agile.
  • It is easy to use so even non-developers can access code snippets which they wouldn't know how to access on github.
  • It has a lot of features we don't have a use for in our business.
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Shanghai EISOO Information Technology Corp
  • This software greatly help in effective data storage/management.
  • Its features help in efficient team work thus improving output.
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