What are the differences between Tresorit and Wuala?

Let us begin by understanding the concepts of Tresorit and Wuala.


It is an ultra-secure place in the cloud used to store, sync, and share files within your organization and with external partners. It is a premium cloud storage service which has an end-to-end encrypted, zero-knowledge content collaboration platform that is designed to safeguard the digital valuables of individuals and organizations with the highest classification in the cloud.


The features of Tresorit are as follows −

  • Share files securely with anyone in an organization.
  • Access the work documents from anywhere, at any time, on any device
  • Keep the stored files safe from unauthorized access and data breaches
  • The compliance with data protection regulations simple
  • Two factor authentication support
  • Tresorit supported platforms are Windows, Mac OS, Linux, Android, iOS, major web browsers
  • Large amounts of file storage
  • Fine control of synchronization having deleted version recovery
  • Administrative reports and analysis
  • File Request feature
  • Third-party security tested


The advantages of Tresorit are as follows −

  • It is an End-to-end encrypted
  • There is a Gmail and Outlook integration
  • Tresorit provides 3 GB storage for free and for paid 500 GB – 2,500 GB.
  • It has 24/7 support services there.
  • It provides telephone, email, live chat support


The disadvantages of Tresorit are as follows −

  • The Paid versions are more expensive
  • And it is little bit Complicated to use


Wuala is one of the secure cloud storage services that enables users to store, encrypt, sync, backup, and access their files online. It is provided by Caleido Inc and developed by Dominik Grolimund and Luzius Meisserin.

It was developed using Java, offered 5 GB free storage space and was launched in 2008. But in the year 2015, Wuala announced that they are discontinuing its service and all stored data would be deleted on 15 November 2015.


The advantages of Wuala are as follows −

  • More space is available in Wuala
  • The uploads automatically encrypted
  • Bandwidth can adjust
  • Supports mobile devices


The disadvantages of Wuala are as follows −

  • It will be slow at any time
  • It is an operating system dependent
  • It requires a separate program to work with files.


The major differences between Wuala and Tresorit are as follows −

Wuala is owned by Caleido Incorporation later by Seagate Technology in the year 2008.Tresorit was acquired by Tresorit in 2014.
Wuala offers 5 GB free storage space.Tresorit offers 3 GB free storage space.
Starting Wuala had referral system but later it was suspendedTresorit is not providing any additional free storage for referral.
The Maximum storage capacity is 2TBThe maximum storage capacity is 1000GB.
Wuala Supports file versioning.Tresorit support paid plan file versioning.
Wuala provides the ability to trade local disk space against cloud.Tresorit does not provide the ability to trade disk space against cloud.
Wuala Services are suspended in the year 2015Tresorit is still in use.