Difference between HCL Connections and Jumpshare

HCL Connections

HCL Connections was founded by IBM and later acquired by HCL in 2019.

  • It's an enterprise collaboration tool that makes it easier for teams to work together more effectively. It is used by both individuals and small/big enterprises. It uses the 2.0 development of the web.

  • They support many types of Plug-ins like Microsoft Outlook, HCL Lotus Notes, HCL Sametime, etc.

  • The pricing starts from 6 $/Month. They do not have a free version.

  • HCL Connections offer their users free 5 GB of storage and maximum storage of 1 TB for paid users with a maximum file size of 2 GB.

  • It is supported by almost all platforms such as Windows, Mac OS, iOS, and Android.

  • HCL Connections support file versioning, and it charges less for additional storage spaces compared to its competitors. They also allow you to grant permission for a file or folder's invite link.

One of the significant disadvantages of HCL Connections is its high complexity of use. And, it does not offer a free trial.


Jumpshare is a visual communication platform that integrates file sharing, screenshot capturing, and screen recording into a single software. Ghaus Iftikhar launched the company in October of 2011.

  • Jumpshare allowed guests to upload and share files at first. Users did not have to sign up to upload files to Jumpshare initially, but it was later made mandatory.

  • Jumpshare enhanced their service by adding screenshot and video recording options.

  • They work on almost all platforms such as Windows, MacOS and IOS devices.

  • Jumpshare uses 256-bit AES encryption. Unfortunately, it doesn’t have an option for private, end-to-end encryption or zero-encryption knowledge.

  • Jumpshare offers 2 GB of free storage and allows maximum storage of up to 1 TB. The full file size is 250 MB for free and unlimited for premium members.

  • It supports remote uploading and has traffic or band-width of 5 GB for free and 200 GB per month for paid users.

  • Over 200 different file kinds are supported on the site, including pictures, Office files, e-books, audio and video files, and even code files.

  • It is less expensive because it charges less for additional storage.

Difference between HCL Connections and Jumpshare

The following table highlights the major differences between HCL Connections and Jumpshare −

HCL ConnectionsJumpshare
Provides users 2 GB of free storageProvides users 2 GB of free storage
Maximum storage is 1 TBMaximum storage is 1 TB
No client-side encryptionUses 256-bit AES encryption
Max file size is 2 GBNo limited maximum file size
Supports file versioningSupports file versioning
Does not support remote accessSupports remote access
No bandwidth limitsIt has a monthly traffic or bandwidth limit of 5 GB for free and 200 GB for paying users.