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Moving between Dropbox and Google Drive

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Nov 24, 2020 11:05:46 AM

Moving between cloud storage can be frustrating, slow and a costly process — both time and financially. Most applications and providers obviously don’t like people leaving, and make it incredibly infuriating when you try and simply get out.

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Topics: Cloud File Transfer, Cloud Migration, Dropbox, Google Drive

Google Drive to Box Migrations

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Oct 16, 2020 2:35:07 PM

Box is the secure collaboration tool that offers the best security and information governance across the storage providers. They tick all the boxes from strict data privacy, residency and industry compliance. Migrating your team from Google Drive into Box can be daunting as Google is quite the simple platform that doesn't offer too much when it comes to extensive features and security. However, migrating out of Google Drive has its challenges, this ranges from duplicate files in the same directory to different proprietary Google file document types that other platforms do not natively support. 

 

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Topics: Cloud Storage, G-Suite, Google Drive, box

G Suite to Dropbox for Business Migration

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Oct 6, 2020 11:19:51 AM

Dropbox and Google are both two of the most common cloud storage providers out there. Dropbox had it first, and Google has managed to build a solid reputation for Google Drive in small businesses and education. When it comes to cloud storage, Dropbox is a lot more feature rich and actually offers a sync agent. Google previously offered File Stream as an agent but has now turned its agent into a backup product.

 

Both Dropbox and Google have some similar characteristics when it comes to files and their storage, both have individual user drives, team (or shared) drives and a shared file system ("shared with me in Google Drive).

 

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Topics: Cloud Storage, G-Suite, Google Drive

How to move your Team from G-Suite to Dropbox for Business

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 4:20:39 PM

Moving your individual storage from one provider to another is one challenge, but how about moving your entire team, or better yet — your organization? Often you have to outsource this work or find hacky solutions to help make the move bearable. Or, download all the files and then re-upload (sync) the files to your new provider. This last option is great if you have lots of time and enough space to handle the data.

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Topics: Cloud File Transfer, Cloud Migration, G-Suite, Google Drive, box, Team Migration

Converting Google Drive File Types

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 4:14:58 PM

 

One thing most can relate to, is going to a presentation and someone asks you to upload your Microsoft PowerPoint file to Google Drive to use Google Slides. Just as you start your presentation you notice that you formatting is gone and you are now left with some fancy calligraphy pirate font that no one can understand… great!

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Topics: Cloud Storage, G-Suite, Google Drive

How to Migrate to Box Cloud Storage

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 3:17:52 PM

Box cloud storage prides itself on being the leading cloud content management solution. Considering security and collaboration or productivity are often seen as an oxymoron, it is great to see Box has done so well to achieve an optimal cloud offering.

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Topics: Cloud File Transfer, Cloud Migration, Google Drive, box

How to move your Team from G-Suite to Box cloud storage

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 3:00:29 PM

Moving your individual storage from one provider to another is one challenge, but how about moving your entire team, or better yet — your organization? Often you have to outsource this work or find hacky solutions to help make the move bearable. Or, download all the files and then re-upload (sync) the files to your new provider. This last option is great if you have lots of time and enough space to handle the data.

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Topics: Cloud File Transfer, Cloud Migration, G-Suite, Google Drive, box, Team Migration

How to find out how much data you have in your cloud

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 2:19:00 PM

So you are either looking to move your data from one storage provider to another, or you are just a curious human wondering how many selfies, videos, music and other random files you have collected over the past ten years. Potentially you could even be leaving an organization and quickly need to backup your data before losing access!

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Topics: Cloud Storage, OneDrive, Dropbox, Google Drive, box

Why you should move to Google Drive

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 1:59:42 PM

Google Drive is one of the biggest players in the personal cloud storage space. Its biggest competitors are OneDriveBox and Dropbox. This article follows on from our last post of moving from Dropbox to Google Drive and some of the reasons why you should make the leap to Google Drive.

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Topics: Cloud Storage, Google Drive

Migrating between Google Drive and OneDrive

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 1:50:25 PM

Moving between cloud storage can be frustrating, slow and a costly process — both time and money. Most applications and providers obviously don’t like people leaving, and make it incredibly infuriating when you try and simply get out.

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Topics: Cloud File Transfer, Cloud Migration, OneDrive, Google Drive

Migrate Dropbox to Google Drive

Posted by Jayden @ Movebot on Jun 11, 2020 1:46:28 PM

Moving from Dropbox to Google Drive can be frustrating, slow and a costly process — both time and money. Most applications and providers obviously don’t like people leaving, and make it incredibly infuriating when you try and simply get out, especially Dropbox.

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Topics: Cloud File Transfer, Cloud Migration, Dropbox, Google Drive