What are the differences between Baidu Cloud and ShareFile?

Let us understand the concepts of Baidu Cloud and ShareFile before learning the differences between them.

Baidu Cloud

Baidu is China's largest and most widely used search engine, just like Google in the U.S. It was launched in the year 2012 by Baidu Incorporation. It offers file management, resources sharing, cloud storage service, client software and third party integration.


The features of Baidu Cloud are as follows −

  • Needs Assessment
  • Resource Allocation
  • Stayed within Budget
  • Statement of Work
  • Best Practices
  • Technical Expertise


The advantages of Baidu Cloud are as follows −

  • Search is user friendly.
  • Monetization
  • Expansion
  • It offers many services.
  • Baidu has its own browser
  • It uses Google playbook.


The disadvantages of Baidu Cloud are as follows −

  • Competition is intense.
  • Valuation
  • Pricing.
  • It does not protect software updates.
  • The data of the user is transmitted


ShareFile was launched by Jesse Lipson in the year 2005 and was later owned by Citrix system in the year 2011. It can be integrated with any third party applications and current file storage systems to ensure flexible and synchronous file storage, modification, saving, sending and retrieval of files. It accommodates the secure sending of large files, with the ability to send and receive files of up to 100 GB in size.

It helps us to access the files from any device, mobile or desktop, allowing you to work anywhere. We can also add an e-signature feature to our documents, provide tracking tools and get notified when files are received.


The features of ShareFile are as follows −

  • ShareFile Sync
  • Desktop Widget
  • Version Control
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Compliance
  • Tracking
  • Document Archiving
  • Document Assembly
  • Document Indexing
  • Document Retention
  • e-Signature
  • File Recovery


The advantages of ShareFile are as follows −

  • We can share documents
  • We can share documents
  • Send and receive files in a more safe and secure way
  • Software includes a number of features.


The disadvantages of ShareFile are as follows −

  • Difficult to non-tech people to handle
  • Outlook extension of ShareFile is not good
  • Sometimes documents are shown as corrupted and forced to reload.
  • Transferring takes a lot of time.


The major differences between ShareFile and Baidu Cloud are as follows −

ShareFileBaidu Cloud
It was launched by Jesse Lipson in the year 2005 by later owned by Citrix System in 2011Baidu Cloud was launched in the year 2012 by Baidu Incorporation.
It offers 10 GB for a 30 days free trial.Baidu Cloud offers free storage space of 6 GB.
ShareFile maximum storage size is unlimited.Baidu Cloud offers a maximum storage size of 2TB.
It offers a maximum file size of 10 GB to 100 GB according to plans.Baidu Cloud maximum file size is 4 GB for free and 20GB for paid.
ShareFile provides File Synchronization and cloud storage service.Baidu provides file hosting and cloud storage service.
ShareFile is used to store all types of files.Baidu Cloud has an unstable band-width limit.
ShareFile is used worldwide.Baidu Cloud is used in China.
ShareFile is used for storing small and large business data.Baidu used to store personal and professional data.