Google It is the name of an American company founded in 1998 by Sergey Brin and Larry page . Although its most popular product is a search engine, the company provides a large number of computer services.
One of the tools that Google offers to Internet users is Google Drive . This service, launched in 2012 , It allows store files in Internet , with a free modality and several plans that require payment. Google Drive emerged as a replacement for Google Docs , a tool with similar characteristics.
The users of Google Drive They can save photos, videos, drawings, text files and many other types of documents. The free version of the service offers a capacity of up to 15 gigabytes : Those who wish to store more files should hire a more advanced plan. There are alternatives from $ 1.99 per month (100 GB of space) up to $ 299.99 per month (30 TB capacity).
Notably Google Drive It is a service of cloud computing or Cloud Computing : Users can access their files from any computer (computer), tablet or smartphone by entering their ID and password. This means that access to information is not limited to a specific device.
Google Drive On the other hand, it facilitates file sharing among many people . The owner of an account can invite other users to view, download and / or edit documents, without the need to send the files through an email or another way.
Suppose the guitarist of a band of rock record a melody and store the audio file in Google Drive . Then you can authorize your classmates (bassist, drummer and singer) to download that file so they can also work with your composition.