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Cloud drive is a Web-based service that offers storage space on a remote server. Cloud drives are usually accessed over the Internet using client-side software, and are used to back up files. The cloud drive providers generally give users with a restricted volume of free online storage space and the option for more in exchange for a monthly fee.
Cloud drives let individual users or small businesses store and synchronize documents as well as other electronic media without purchasing or maintaining file servers or external hard drives. The cloud drives are ideal for backing up data of 1 terabyte (TB) or less. Cloud drive service providers maintain the cloud servers, ensuring consistent availability and quick access to stored data.