Working together from anywhere made easy
With new innovations taking place everyday in the cloud computing, sharing horizon, working together with the people you are not physically with has been made really easy. The exchange of data, information, files via cloud servers has been there for a real long time but now there are applications and softwares that help you do so, here are the best among them :
- Sync.in - Sync.in is a web based word processor for people to collaborate in real-time.
When multiple people edit the same document simultaneously, any changes are instantly reflected on everyone's screen. The result is a new and productive way to collaborate with text documents, useful for meeting notes, brainstorming, project planning, training, and more.
- CentralDesktop - Central Desktop is a platform that allows collaborative online working at workgroup and small scale business levels. Users can create Word documents, Powerpoint Presentations and spreadsheets via the web interface, users can also organise their work easily through calender and task their projects.
- Scenios - Scenios calls itself the operating system for hollywood. With it you can - add cast and crew members for a project, all team members have access to the script, with a calender everybody stays synced up, use it for reviews and store hd videos on the cloud.There are tools for re-encoding, upscaling video quality and publishing on popular platforms like youtube and facebook.
- Google Apps - For cloud storage, file sharing and collaborating on projects, this is the most popular service. You can view and edit popular formats like . pdf, .txt, .doc. It lets you work on spreadsheets, powerpoint presentations, forms and drawings through your browser.
Sync.in - A sync.in pro account costs each user $2 per month.
Central Desktop - Free - 1 GB storage (5 users only). Workgroup package - 50 GB (20 users)
Scenios - 5 GB storage (1 Active project) . $99 monthly account gives unlimited storage (3 projects)
Google Apps - 8 GB storage between your email and Google Docs.
Working on cloud may have its drawbacks too but believe me the good outweighs the bad.