What are the differences between HCL Connections and pCloud?

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Let us understand the concepts of HCL Connections and pCloud before learning the differences between them.

HCL Connections

It is a social software application developed by IBM in 2007 and later owned by HCL technologies in the year 2019. It is a collaboration tool which assists customers and business people with communication and workflow management.

It is mainly designed for file sharing, online meetings, and instant messaging. The programming language used is java and javascript.

Characteristics

The characteristics of HCL are as follows −

  • Collaboration analytics

  • Direct source capture

  • Content monitoring

  • Message threading and attachments

  • Contextual capture

  • Profile and identity management

  • Powerful search

  • Video conferencing

  • External archive support

  • Contact management

Advantages

The advantages of HCL connection are as follows −

  • Community blogs and wikis are self-used managed and created by users

  • Tagging feature is excellent.

  • It provides great settings with a reliable result

  • HCL connection is a resource center for peer to peer sharing and collaboration.

Disadvantages

The disadvantages of HCL connection are as follows −

  • It has to improve efficiency and performance within the organization

  • Many confusing methodologies to communicate

  • Needs training to onboard everyone

  • Import and export of data leads is confusing.

pCloud

It is a personal cloud space where we can store our files and folders. It has a userfriendly interface. The software is available for any devices and platforms like iOS and Android devices, MacOSX, Windows OS, and all Linux distributions.

By installing pCloud on our computer system the application creates a secure virtual drive that expands our local storage space.

Every change that we can make in our pCloud is seen immediately on our system, phone or tablet. All our devices are instantly synchronized and we have direct file access to any update that we do. The cloud storage solution offers web extensions for Google Chrome and Firefox.

Features

The features of pCloud are as follows −

  • Lifetime Subscription

  • pCloud Crypto

  • Access on all devices

  • Share and collaborate

  • Unbreakable security

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Access Controls or Permissions

  • Document Management

  • Search or Filter

  • File Sharing

  • API

  • Document Storage

  • Drag & Drop

  • Unlimited Upload and Download Speed

Advantages

The advantages of pCloud are as follows −

  • With PCloud’s rewind system we never lose a file ever again

  • Protects sensitive files

  • Convenient File Management

  • Easily stores the files from other online platforms.

  • User friendly mobile App

  • Easy access to the files

  • Easy to set up.

Disadvantages

The disadvantages of pCloud are as follows −

  • Syncing can be a problem with pCloud

  • It takes a long time for Desktop synchronization.

  • It requires good internet connection.

Differences

The major differences between HCL connection and pCloud are as follows −

HCL Connection
pCloud
It was developed by IBM in 2007 and later owned by HCL technologies in the year 2019.
pCloud was launched in the year 2013 by pCloud AG.
HCL connection offers 5 GB free storage space.
pCloud offers 10 GB free storage space.
The maximum storage capacity of HCL is 1 TB.
pCloud offers 2 TB storage size.
HCL connection supports file versioning.
pCloud fully supports file versioning.
The maximum file size of HCL connection is 2GB.
pCloud maximum file size is unlimited.
HCL connection is still in use.
pCloud is still active.
HCL connection provides file Synchronization service, file hosting service and cloud storage service.
pCloud provides file sharing, cloud storage service and backup service.
HCL Connection developer API is Atom, REST.
pCloud does not have a band-width limit.
HCL is less costly when compared to Mi Media.
pCloud is more costly when compared to HCL.
raja
Updated on 22-Mar-2022 11:11:02

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