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Web storage

(1) See cloud storage.

(2) The capability of browser-based applications to store data in the user's computer. Prior to Web storage, originally known as "HTML5 storage," the only way to store such data was by using cookies, which are automatically sent back to the Web server and have a 4KB size limit (Web storage is up to 10MB). Web storage is a simple key-value pair database that operates in two modes. Local Storage is permanent and retrievable at any time by the script that created it, whereas Session Storage lasts only as long as the browser is open. See cookie, key-value pair and local storage.
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HTML5 Web Storage consists of two browser-based Application Programming Interface (APIs) that allow for persistent client-side storage for web applications.
For this, the SME gets data, the smartphone handset, 10 email IDs, a web domain name, web storage and a web site builder - it may not be that complex a website, but it will be branded space on the web.
Asus has been developing cloud application services for years, from providing web storage space to Asus product users initially, to pushing private-cloud services to heavyweight enterprises and educational institutes since 2011.
The application interfaces include the canvas element for immediate 2D and 3D drawings; drag-and-drop; web workers; web storage; cross-document messaging; file API.
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ZeroDesktop, San Francisco, Calif., Inc., provider of next-generation Web Desktop solutions, has announced expanded integration features with popular Web storage services including Dropbox, Evernote, Box.net, Google Docs and SugarSync, plus integration with the user's own local PC storage, for its ZeroPC (http://www.zeropc.com) cloud content management user interface.
The 100 mbps service comes with web storage capacities of up to 6GB along with 180 personalized virtual e-mail accounts (up to two GB for each e-mail account), according to the statement.
Doteasy's Ultra Hosting Plan includes 1GB web storage and 20GB data transfer for USD7.95 every month.
She also likened it to Amazon's Web storage service, EC2, which lets companies host their own software and pay for it based on the number of app-hours used.
Windows Live SkyDrive is Microsoft's new free Web storage service.
Also, unlike most of the other Web storage systems, such as X-drive, in a worstcase situation you can manually download the file attachment from Gmail, for those instances where you have to retrieve the data from a system where Gspace Drive or Gmail Drive are not installed.
Companies can pay a subscription fee for Office Live which will entitle them to additional web storage space and other programs.