Compare Amazon EFS (Elastic File System) vs. Google Cloud Storage

Amazon EFS (Elastic File System) is ranked 2nd in Public Cloud Storage Services while Google Cloud Storage is ranked 1st in Public Cloud Storage Services with 6 reviews. Amazon EFS (Elastic File System) is rated 0, while Google Cloud Storage is rated 8.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Google Cloud Storage writes "Keeps customer data secure and well managed". Amazon EFS (Elastic File System) is most compared with Microsoft Azure File Storage, Google Cloud Storage and Google Cloud Storage Nearline, whereas Google Cloud Storage is most compared with Amazon EFS (Elastic File System), Amazon Glacier and Amazon S3.
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Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS) provides simple, scalable file storage for use with Amazon EC2 instances in the AWS Cloud. Amazon EFS is easy to use and offers a simple interface that allows you to create and configure file systems quickly and easily. With Amazon EFS, storage capacity is elastic, growing and shrinking automatically as you add and remove files, so your applications have the storage they need, when they need it.

When mounted to Amazon EC2 instances, an Amazon EFS file system provides a standard file system interface and file system access semantics, allowing you to seamlessly integrate Amazon EFS with your existing applications and tools. Multiple Amazon EC2 instances can access an Amazon EFS file system at the same time, allowing Amazon EFS to provide a common data source for workloads and applications running on more than one Amazon EC2 instance.

It’s designed for high availability and durability, and provides performance for a broad spectrum of workloads and applications, including Big Data and analytics, media processing workflows, content management, web serving, and home directories.

Google Cloud Storage offers developers and IT organizations durable and highly available object storage. Google created three simple product options to help you address the needs of your applications while keeping your costs low. These three product options use the same API, providing you with a simple and consistent method of access.

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