Online storage with servers in Europe – welcome to pCloud

Online storage with servers in Europe - welcome to pCloud Cybersecurity

It was time for an online storage provider to offer all types of users, even for free, a physical storage service in the European Union. Until now, the majority of large companies have hosted servers only in the United States.

Some small companies, based in Europe, remain on the market for a short time and disappear, either for lack of users, or because they decide to use their resources for other types of services, financially more profitable.

What is pCloud?

Quite simply: thousands of hard drives, in an ultra secure location (in Luxembourg or Dallas), where you can store all your files and free up space on your computers, mobile phones and tablets, while keeping access wherever you are.

The advantages of online storage at pCloud are numerous:

  • You have access to your files on all your devices – Windows, MacOs, Linux, iOS and Android – no matter the number of devices.
  • The data is kept securely with the best 256-bit AES online encryption and you benefit from a “client-side encryption” digital safe.
  • Even if you delete a file by mistake, you can find it in your trash for 30 days, with a possible extension to be able to go up to 365 days.
  • It’s exactly the same for all versions of a file – you can find all versions after each change.
  • You can easily share files with the whole world, without the need to send them by email or other service – with 3 clicks you will hinder a download link or shared folder
  • A little more: integrated audio and video players.

PCloud offers

pCloud is a generous supplier that offers a lot of storage. The free plan can go up to 10 GB and if you need more, there are two paid offers – Premium 500 GB and Premium Plus 2 TB.

You can get these two plans as a monthly, annual, and one-time payment, just like buying a hard drive in the store. Right now, for National Day and to celebrate the opening of its new data center in the EU, packages are offered at 75% off their regular price.
For families, there is an offer with all Premium features. The 2 TB are shared by the account administrator between 5 users in total, each with their own access.

For SMEs, there is pCloud Business – 1 TB per user, an extension of the recycle bin history to 180 days, possibility of creating a team, sharing working documents with different rights for each user. This package starts from 3 users and can go up to more than 1000 users.

Online storage with servers in Europe - welcome to pCloud

Why pCloud?

Whether it is for professional or personal use, you will find an offer adapted to your needs. “Swiss-style” security is very reliable and you will store your data in Europe.

The new pCloud European data center complies with the GDPR and the SSAE 16 SOC 2, Type II standard. In addition, pCloud meets some of the most recognized standards such as ISO 9001: 2015 (Quality management systems) and ISO 27001: 2013 (Information security management systems).

When using the pCloud service, user data is transferred via TLS / SSL protocols, which provide complete data protection during transmission.

Source: www.zdnet.fr

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