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Questions tagged [cloud-service]

A cloud service is an attribute of a tool (most likely a web-app) that allows interacting with a service (e.G. storage, calculation etc.) that is hosted on external machines.

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Online storage service with 15GB that works well on Linux

I mainly use Google Drive Desktop for backing up pictures, and files on Windows, but I have yet to find a good alternative to use on Linux/Ubuntu. I know about Dropbox, however they don't have a large ...
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Alternative to Ubuntu One (client and service) with at least 5GB of storage and online access [closed]

Recently Canonical announced that it is shutting down the Ubuntu One service. I'm looking for a cloud storage service/client pair that: Has a Linux client (I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 if it matters)...
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Send a file to yourself without registering

There is a specific computer which often generates files that I need to take with me to other machines. However, obvious solutions do not work: I cannot bring a flash drive or similar physical ...
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Word Processor for iPad with odt or doc compatability

I am looking for a word processor running on iPad for a student to use for taking notes and working on assignments in class. It will complement an OpenOffice installation running at home so document ...
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Which online software to use to check answers on StackExchange for plagiarism?

Whenever I have some free time on my hands, I check StackExchange answers for plagiarism. I am not referring to cross-SE plagiarism, I am looking to check answers posted on SE that have their content ...
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Double entry book keeping for hardcore personal finance

I'm looking for some experienced feedback with double entry book keeping software that can be tuned for personal finances. I'm not sure if I'm a rare breed, but I like to know my worth at all times ...
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Online IMAP client with Gmail support?

I swear I tried looking everywhere and I can't find anything like this. I am trying to find an online webmail app, which would let me connect several accounts and check them in one place - pretty much ...
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Looking for cheap cloud data storage option with virtual drive

Does anyone know of a cheap ~ 1TB cloud service that includes virtual drive software such that I can mount the cloud drive as a local hard drive through Windows?
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CMS for an app store?

Is there some kind of CMS or other server side software that can help me set up an app store? The following are my requirements (in order of relative importance): Allow external developers to create ...
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Online flexible survey constructor (maybe kind of decision making software)

I need a software recommendation for direct democracy :) I'm searching for a solution for a non-profit organization. When preparing grant requests or preparing year development program, each member ...
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Any open source software to automate installation process of web applications on hosting services?

Some hosting services offer automatic installation for popular web application such as Wordpress, Discourse and so on. (for example, you can check DigitalOcean, BitNami, etc.) which allow users to ...
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Geographically Distributed FTP Solution

I am currently looking into solutions for geographically distributing an FTP solution. Here is the use case: The company I work for has a software product that can produce very large log files which ...
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Document management + email SaaS for BYOD school

Intro Currently I am trying to upgrade the current system we have in school. So I am thinking that a good education app should be used. After doing my homework I came across Google Apps for ...
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Cloud software for floor planning

I have an apartment plan which looks like this: I would like to import this picture into some dedicated software and be able to annotate it, put some furniture on it, etc. If there is no such cloud ...
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Create long-term time-lapse photos of subdivision construction site using an old iPhone?

My window has a vantage point of 8 houses about to be built across the street. I have an iPhone 4S gathering dust. I'd like to create a time-lapse video over the next 6 to 10 months by mounting the ...
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Is there a Java “Pet Store” reference app for cloud/microservices?

Back in the early days of Enterprise Java and .NET, we often had reference apps to demonstrate how to build a complete multi-tier system (web app, app tier, database, etc), and to compare the ...
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Free cloud syncing service for phone camera that also mirrors the device's directory structure

I was a SugarSync user and really love the way they sync my camera roll into album folder, maintaining the folder structure in my phone. Since they took down the free option, I want to move to another ...
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Cloud Invoice API

We are a software company, and we're looking for an api cloud base solution that would allow our hundreds of customers to create invoices. This product should have a tax approval from as much ...
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Windows FTP client with cloud site manager?

Long time user of CuteFTP, and now looking for something better. Can anyone recommend software that does the following? Cloud storage of all my site logins (not file storage, just "Site Manager" ...
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Recommendations for cloud-based document sharing platform for small business

I'm looking for a good, cheap, cloud-based document sharing system for a small NGO (30-40 employees) that allows us to easily save documents under multiple files/filters/tags. That is, each document ...
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App to manage your cloud files?

Is there any application (for Android or Windows) where I can do the management of cloud files? For example synchronize the same file to my OneDrive accounts, Google Drive and other cloud services.
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Android maps app with custom points/markers in the cloud

That description used to describe Google Maps perfectly, but lately they've been "upgrading" their web service and apps and I find both pretty unusable. Is there any other combination of Android app ...
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What is a good alternative to Zoho Reports?

What other services are similar to Zoho Reports? I performed a search for alternatives and all articles seemed to focus on the CRM and so it was a false comparison. Al the alternatives were about CRM ...
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What alternatives do I have for Azure Blob Storage?

I'm using Azure Blob Storage this way: User goes into the application and updates an image, voice, or video Metadata of that blob would be saved in my own database, on my own server The name of the ...
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On-the-go cloud file encryption (end-to-end)

So I'm looking for some software which will encrypt my files before they are sent into the realms of the cloud (Google Drive). The crucial aspect is that I must be able to access my files from my iOS ...
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Concierge Pass Through Software

I run a company where we manage the common areas and facilities for residents in a community. Our company is setting up what we call a "Concierge" service. My needs for this service, in a nutshell, ...
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Online IDE for XML-based formats

I want to let our users edit some proprietary scripts, which are essentially XML files, online. We can supply an XSD which can be used to provide validation, intelligent code completion and syntax ...
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Super-lightweight cloud based text editor

I have a rubbish old netbook that I use for writing when I'm out and about. It's of such limited specifications that I use notepad++ for this rather than a real word processor. Recently I lost some ...
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Private/privacy conscious calendar app for Android (and maybe contact manager) to replace Flock

I just recently found out about Flock by Open Whisper Systems. Aaaaaaand then they decided to shut it down. Flock has these features that I like: The company has a great reputation in the security/...
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Lightweight software, Notepad++ and Google Keep features

I am looking for a Web (at work, mobile, Mac) and/or desktop app (at home, Windows) with cloud sync that that behaves like Notepad++, but allows to text search through all the files edited in it. In ...
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Integration Doc / Tutorials : Microsoft Dynamics CRM with Five 9 / Etrigue

I am planning to suggest one of my clients in the US to use Microsoft dynamics along with Five9 and Etrigue. These three stuffs need to be integrated to each other. But could not find any API ...
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Cloud storage consolidation application

Is there any software to consolidate cloud services like Dropbox, Copy, Google Drive etc.? I would like to get one desktop application (for Windows 7) to add files to all of them (and choose to which ...
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What kind of front end should I use?

I'm an intern at an electric company and I've been tasked with producing a front end web app with display and input capabilities. What they want to be able to do is put something like this into a ...
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CMS with SSO, cloud support, i18n

I'm looking for a CMS that would have the following SSO - with oauth/jwt/openid, cool if it supports keycloak directly cloud support - storage / cdn / scalable i18n - multi language multi platform ...
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Project Management software or hosted solution for teams

I am looking for a Project Management solution for a web development team with the following details: Add clients, keep contact informations and upload related files. Create different accounts for ...
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An online IDE that runs R out of the box

The are plenty of online IDE's e.g. code envy, cloud 9, nitorus, etc, etc but none of them have an R option out of the box. I've tried r-fiddle and it feels like a kind of play thing. Can somebody ...
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Cloud service for my own music files with offline sync?

I have a windows PC , a Mac (el capitan ) and an android lollipop device , My problem is pretty simple , I have around 3 gigs of music , I keep adding a little once in a while , I want a cloud ...
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Is there a two-way streaming file system or cloud provider that would allow offloading files from my local hard drive to a NAS or the cloud?

Background Is there some kind of a file system or cloud service that would allow me to offload things from my local hard drive (to a NAS or cloud), and still makes it seem that all my files are still ...
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Backup form FTP to a Cloud-service

Is there any software/website you can use to Backup data from an FTP server to a cloud service like Onedrive, Dropbox or google drive (or something else)? Because it takes some time to download the ...
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Is there any app that would let me play Witcher 3 remotely? [closed]

I would like to play Witcher 3, but my PC GPU is way too slow for that. Is there an app that would let me play this game remotely, with the A/V streamed online?
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Recommended software VPN for Azure Private Cloud?

I want to run several VPCs for several clients. I would like to stick to Azure as my company currently uses Microsoft as main vendor. What I would like to accomplish is that client can use a software ...
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Which software for online 3D rendering?

We are looking for a solution where we can render photorealistic 3D product images on a webserver or in the cloud. Basically we want to create one 3D model per product and render it with different ...
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Transcoding, noise reduction, enhancing the audio file

I have checked zencoder & AWS elastic transcoder, but they don't seem to have the options for noise reduction or improving the voice clarity. Are there any cloud services which does this? Are ...
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A Reminder App that syncs with dropbox?

I'm looking for a reminder app, for Windows, that syncs with Dropbox or Google Drive. I've been using the "Remind Me" extension on Google Chrome, but recently it has been crashing my browser alot. So ...
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Commercial OSM Overpass server

I am looking for a reliable hosted Overpass server where I can pay for N requests per sec/hour/day. I looked at https://switch2osm.org/providers/, and https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/List_of_OSM-...
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Cloud Solution with custom Thumbnails

I am searching for a cloud solution (like "Dropbox", "Box" or "Fluix") which lets you select custom thumbnails for files and folders. It should also have an iOS-App with synchronization and offline ...
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Sync local postgres db to a cloud postgres db, as a Windows Service

I'm looking for a software that will sync a local postgres db to a db in the cloud, like what Tableau can do with this service. This software has to be installed like a Windows service. It can be ...
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Email filtering and labelling for team

Currently I have the following workflow: Receiving email notices and alerts from various sources. Using Gmail, define filters and labels to automatically label the emails according to Source, Type, ...
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Web-based time tracking app with task nesting

I'm looking for a cloud/web-based time tracking app - like TimeCamp or Toggl - with: The "unlimited tree structure" of TimeCamp The stability and robustness of Toggl The main common features of both, ...
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The cheapest online service to store 3TB of archive data? [closed]

Now I'm using Dropbox with 1TB plan which costs me 100$/year. But I need 3TB and without any smart synchronization and stuff - so I can just upload my archives and download them back when I need. It'...