Lenovo And SugarSync Open Cloud Service To Consumers Worldwide
Offers 5GB Free Storage, Open Device Access and Secure Hosting
Lenovo and SugarSync recently announced Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync, the primary Cloud storage service to be integrated as an out-of-box experience broadly on Lenovo’s PCs and tablets. Lenovo and SugarSync are working together to provide an industry-leading cloud service so consumers can access, sync and backup their files, photos, music and flicks across their devices. Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync should be available on new Lenovo ThinkPad and IdeaPad laptops and Android tablet products worldwide outside of China starting in April. The power to download Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync is out there beginning today.
Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync gives users a free 5GB account to right away auto-sync their files, photos, videos and music to the Cloud from their Lenovo PC, tablet or any mobile device so their content is usually available once they start using their device. Upgrades for added storage capability are available in for a fee.
Unlike other Cloud storage services, Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync not just works with Lenovo products but additionally with Internet-based products from other manufacturers across a broad array of devices, including laptops, smartphones and tablets and across all major operating systems. Additionally, the service offers time-saving and safety features along with group collaboration, social network sharing and information encryption.
“Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync makes it incredibly simple and convenient for individuals to have interaction with their growing libraries of digital content, from anywhere, at anytime,” said Mark Cohen, distinguished engineer and vp, Lenovo. “Lenovo Cloud Storage plays a fundamental role in our plan to expand Cloud services, bringing much more new capabilities to consumers and businesses all over the world.”
Easy, Secure Access & Automatic Updates
Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync will allow users to select any in their data and sync it to the Cloud while also securing it and making it available for access and sharing. Not just does the service work with any PC-related device, but users will also access their data once they aren’t connected to the web using SugarSync’s two-way AutoSync technology. This technology stores users’ data within the Cloud and syncs it locally to the devices when used offline.
To be ready to share large files like user-created movies or photos across devices, Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync allows users to share links with others for downloading files directly from the Cloud. Users also can share an everlasting link on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, from which friends can download the file straight from the Cloud. Users may also exploit SugarSync’s Outlook plugin, enabling users to share files from the Cloud directly from Outlook without attachments.
The service also takes the trouble out of sharing photos by automatically organizing them into albums and making them shareable with family and friends. For users with Android devices, SugarSync’s AutoSync technology automatically syncs the photos and videos right when they’re captured from the camera back to the computer over the air with out wires required.
Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync enables collaboration via the facility to grant access to someone or group of folk with an account to a shared folder at the user’s PC. While stored within the Cloud, users’ files are encrypted using 128-bit AES encryption so users can rest assured their data remains secure.
The service automatically uploads the most recent version of a file to the Cloud after a user downloads it and makes changes to it, in addition to syncs the most recent version across all devices related to the account. If had to revert to earlier versions, the service retains recent versions of documents.
“Today people have to work with their data across all in their devices, while also with the ability to easily share and collaborate on that data from anywhere,” said Laura Yecies, CEO of SugarSync. “Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync enables people to access, sync and share their digital lives across all computers and mobile devices. This partnership with Lenovo will give the numerous millions of Lenovo customers a unbroken thanks to start using the Cloud for ultimate productivity with Lenovo ThinkPad and IdeaPad laptops and Android tablets – right out of the box.”
Lenovo is a $US21B personal technology company serving customers in additional than 160 countries, and the world’s second-largest PC vendor. Devoted to building exceptionally engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, a highly-efficient global supply chain and powerful strategic execution. Formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the previous IBM Personal Computing Division, the corporate develops, manufactures and markets reliable, high-quality, secure and simple-to-use technology services and products. Its product lines include legendary Think-branded commercial PCs and Idea-branded consumer PCs, in addition to servers, workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices, including tablets and smart phones. Lenovo has major research centers in Yamato, Japan; Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, China; and Raleigh, North Carolina. For additional info, visit www.lenovo.com.
SugarSync is a free service that allows people to access, sync and share their digital lives across all computers and mobile devices. SugarSync was launched in 2008 and relies in San Mateo, CA, SugarSync currently has millions of users worldwide. For additional info, visit www.SugarSync.com.