[NZLUG] Recommendations for free cloud storage? Around 10GB.

Cliffp enkidu at cliffp.com
Tue Apr 15 21:51:06 NZST 2014


On 15/04/14 19:15, Nick Rout wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 6:13 PM, Cliffp <enkidu at cliffp.com> wrote:
>> On 15/04/14 15:31, Guy K. Kloss wrote:
>>>
>>> On 14/04/14 21:36, Cliffp wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Does anyone know of a free cloud storage service that either has a Linux
>>>> command line client or works with deja dup without too many hassles?
>>>>
>>>> Or some way of doing an approximately 7GB backup to 'the cloud'?
>>>
>>>
>>> We are (my employer) currently working on a Linux synch client, and
>>> you're getting 50 GB free of charge per month on Mega.co.nz.
>>>
>>> Just to throw in a few other options I've heard of:
>>>
>>> There might be a solution that could work on SyncAny:
>>> http://www.syncany.org/
>>>
>>> Another option I've heard somebody is using successfully is Bittorrent
>>> Sync:
>>> http://www.bittorrent.com/sync
>>>
>>> However, depending on the environment, that could also be blocked by
>>> some (corporate) firewall, or slowed down by a provider's QOS traffic
>>> shaping.
>>>
>>>> The demise of Ubuntu One is a pain.
>>>
>>>
>>> Indeed, it's really sad that they're folding.
>>>
>>> Guy
>>>
>> I've found a thing called grive that might suit me. It allows the use of
>> Google Drive as a folder, much like Dropbox and Ubuntu One.
>
> All your data are belong to us :)
>
I know, I know.

Cheers,

Cliff



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