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Dropbox

An introductory course about understanding backup services, file hosting services and the usage of Dropbox.
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Last updated 3/2015
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 min on-demand audio
  • 12 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Be introduced to the history and background of Dropbox.
  • Know the history of remote backup service.
  • Have a comparison of the different examples of remote backup service.
  • Know the different features of file hosting service.
  • Know more of the different examples of both online backup and file hosting service.
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Requirements
  • Basic understanding of the IT industry
  • Knowledge of the English language
Description

Dropbox is a Web-based file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc. that uses cloud computing to enable users to store and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization. Dropbox offers a relatively large number of user clients across a variety of desktop and mobile operating systems.

In this course, you will also learn the history, functionality, technology and business models of a drobox. Remote Backup Services and its samples will also be discussed along with File Hosting Services, Online Backup and File Sharing Services.

Who is the target audience?
  • Career-driven IT professionals that want to stay relevant in their roles in the I.T. industry.
  • Anyone looking to gain an understanding of Dropbox and its practical application in an IT and Non-IT environment.
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Curriculum For This Course
71 Lectures
06:16:39
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Introduction to Dropbox
10 Lectures 15:59

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 2: Dropbox

Lecture 3: History of Dropbox

Lecture 4: Company Culture

Lecture 5: The Business Model

Lecture 6: Functionality

Lecture 7: Reception

Lecture 8: Demographics and Technology

Lecture 9: Criticism

Preview 00:21

This discussion will focus on the Dropbox.

Preview 01:12

This lecture will talk about the history of the Dropbox.

Preview 01:57

This lecture will talk about the company culture of the Dropbox.

Preview 00:37

This lecture will explain the business model of the Dropbox.

Preview 01:31

This lecture will discuss the functionality of the Dropbox.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction
2:33    Share Links
3:35    Dropbox for Teams
Preview 04:30

This lecture will talk about the public’s reception to the Dropbox.

Reception
01:30

This discussion will focus on the demographics and Technology used in the Dropbox.

Demographics and Technology
00:53

This lecture will talk about some criticism surrounding the Dropbox.

Criticism
03:28

Section 1 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 1 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 1
8 pages
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Remote Backup Service
12 Lectures 25:43

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 12: Remote Backup Service

Lecture 13: History

Lecture 14: Features

Lecture 15: Business Users

Lecture 16: Advantages and Disadvantages

Lecture 17: Carbonite

Lecture 18: Comodo Backup

Lecture 19: Egnyte

Lecture 20: Elephant Drive

Lecture 21: Jungle Disk

Introduction and Objectives
00:20

This lecture will explain remote backup service.

Remote Backup Service
01:09

This lecture will talk about the history of remote backup service.

History
01:34

This discussion will focus on the features of remote backup service.

Features
02:39

This lecture will discuss the business users of the remote backup service.

Business Users
01:41

This lecture will identify the advantages and disadvantages of remote backup service.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Advantages
1:13    Disadvantages
Advantages and Disadvantages
02:38

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Carbonite.

Carbonite
07:13

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Comodo Backup.

Comodo Backup
00:27

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Egnyte.

Egnyte
05:28

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Elephant Drive.

Elephant Drive
00:44

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Jungle Disk.

Jungle Disk
01:50

Section 2 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 2 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 2
16 pages
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Samples of Remote Backup Services (Part 1)
7 Lectures 25:00

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 24: Keep Vault

Lecture 25: MemoPal

Lecture 26: MiMedia

Lecture 27: Mobile Me

Lecture 28: Mozy

Introduction and Objectives
00:21

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Keep Vault.

Keep Vault
01:48

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called MemoPal.

MemoPal
01:24

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called MiMedia.

MiMedia
01:14

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Mobile Me.

Mobile Me
16:52

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Mozy.

Mozy
03:21

Section 3 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 3 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 3
11 pages
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Samples of Remote Backup Services (Part 2)
7 Lectures 14:02

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

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Section Outline

Lecture 31: SpiderOak

Lecture 32: Syncplicity

Lecture 33: Ubuntu One

Lecture 34: Windows Live Mesh

Lecture 35: Zmada Cloud Backup

Introduction and Objectives
00:06

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called SpiderOak.

SpiderOak
01:56

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Syncplicity.

Syncplicity
02:00

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Ubuntu One.

Ubuntu One
03:41

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Windows Live Mesh.

Windows Live Mesh
05:04

This lecture will identify and explain a sample remote backup service called Zmada Cloud Backup.

Zmada Cloud Backup
01:15

Section 4 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 4 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 4
9 pages
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File Hosting Services
13 Lectures 34:14

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 38: File Hosting Service

Lecture 39: Uses

Lecture 40: Storage

Lecture 41: Services Offered

Lecture 42: One-Click Hosting

Lecture 43: 4shared

Lecture 44: Amazon S3

Lecture 45: Badongo

Lecture 46: Box.net

Lecture 47: File Serve

Lecture 48: Google Docs

Introduction and Objectives
00:20

This lecture will discuss file hosting service.

File Hosting Service
01:50

This lecture will talk about the different uses of file hosting service.

Uses
01:35

This lecture will talk about the storage in file hosting service.

Storage
02:25

This discussion will focus on the services offered in file hosting.

Services Offered
01:42

This lecture will explain one-click hosting in file hosting service.

One-Click Hosting
01:20

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called 4shared.

4shared
01:12

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called Amazon S3.

Amazon S3
06:54

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called Badongo.

Badongo
02:54

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called Box.net

Box.net
04:41

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called File Serve.

File Serve
00:15

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called Google Docs.

Google Docs
09:06

Section 5 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 5 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 5
16 pages
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Samples of File Hosting Services
8 Lectures 18:30

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 51: HotFile

Lecture 52: idisk

Lecture 53: MediaFire

Lecture 54: Megaupload

Lecture 55: RapidShare

Lecture 56: Send Space

Introduction and Objectives
00:20

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called HotFile.

HotFile
02:11

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called idisk.

idisk
01:28

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called MediaFire.

MediaFire
02:02

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called Megaupload.

Megaupload
05:20

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called RapidShare.

RapidShare
06:32

This lecture will identify a sample of a file hosting service called Send Space.

Send Space
00:37

Section 6 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 6 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 6
13 pages
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Samples of both Online Backup and File Sharing Services
8 Lectures 20:44

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 59: A Drive

Lecture 60: Asus WebStorage

Lecture 61: LiveDrive

Lecture 62: Windows Live Skydrive

Lecture 63: Wuala

Lecture 64: ZumoDrive

Introduction and Objectives
00:22

This lecture will identify a sample of combined online backup and file sharing services called A Drive.

A Drive
01:01

This lecture will identify a sample of combined online backup and file sharing services called Asus WebStorage.

Asus WebStorage
01:46

This lecture will identify a sample of combined online backup and file sharing services called LiveDrive.

LiveDrive
01:06

This lecture will identify a sample of combined online backup and file sharing services called Windows Live Skydrive.

Windows Live Skydrive
06:42

This lecture will identify a sample of combined online backup and file sharing services called Wuala.

Wuala
05:10

This lecture will identify a sample of combined online backup and file sharing services called ZumoDrive.

ZumoDrive
04:37

Section 7 - Quiz
6 questions

This PDF file contains Section 7 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Reading Assignment Section 7
12 pages
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Course Resources
3 Lectures 00:00

This e book contains the entire dropbox course in a PDF format.

Dropbox Complete Certification Kit Book
126 pages

This e book is a list of terms and definitions often used in Dropbox.

Dropbox Glossary of Terms
1 page

This PDF file contains all the answers to all the quizzes in each section of this course.

Quiz Answer Sheet
7 pages
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Dropbox Certification
3 Lectures 01:27

Now that you've finished your Udemy course, - you are eligible to sit your official Certification exam.


Certification is not mandatory.

Once you've completed the course, email our exam department at exams@artofservice.com.au to purchase your exam voucher and sit your final exam.


You will receive a PDF certificate through your email upon passing the examination.

Final Exam
1 page

We are always in the process of improving our courses and procedures for a better learning experience for our students. Your input is very important to us.

Follow the step-by-step procedure on taking the evaluation and receiving your certificate of completion.

Evaluation Form
1 page

A final message from our CEO.

Conclusion - Final Lecture
01:27
About the Instructor
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