Cloud App Categories

The service organizes cloud applications into the nine categories below. For five of the categories, you can create rules with simple allow/block options. For the other four categories, you can create rules to control the specific actions a user can take within the application.

Cloud Application Categories with Simple Allow/Block Options

This category includes the following cloud applications used for consumer activities like personal shopping.

  • Alibaba
  • Amazon
  • Bit.ly
  • Coupons
  • Coursera
  • eBay
  • Fatwallet
  • Flipkart
  • Groupon
  • PayPal
  • Zappos

This category includes the following cloud applications used to connect and collaborate with business partners online.

  • Acrobat Connect
  • Active Collaboration
  • GotoMeeting
  • GotoWebinar
  • HipChat
  • Hootsuite
  • Jive
  • Level 3
  • Live Meeting
  • MegaMeeting
  • Netviewer
  • Radian
  • Slack
  • WebEx
  • Yammer

This category includes the following cloud applications used for business functions like email or customer management.

  • AdobeEchoSign
  • Docstoc
  • Docusign
  • Evernote
  • Google Analytics
  • Google Apps for Business
  • IBM Connections iNotes
  • Office365
  • Onenote
  • Salesforce
  • SAPAriba
  • SlideShare
  • SpredFast
  • SugarCRM
  • Twillio
  • Zimbra
  • Zoho CRM

This category includes the following cloud applications used as sales and marketing tools.

  • Archway
  • BazaarVoice
  • Brainshark
  • CheetahMail
  • ConstantContact
  • Data
  • DoubleClick
  • Eloqua
  • Exacttarget
  • Hubspot
  • Leadlander
  • Leadlife
  • Mailchimp
  • Marketo
  • Moo
  • Raybec
  • Responsys
  • Shopwyre
  • Silverpop
  • SocialBakers
  • Sprinklr
  • Successfactors

This category includes the following cloud applications used for system and development purposes.

  • AutoHotkey
  • Bitbucket
  • Browserstack
  • Bugaware
  • Bughost
  • Bugtrack
  • Cloudant
  • Creately
  • Formstack
  • Github
  • Mongohq
  • Patternry
  • Pivotaltracker
  • Swig
  • Usertesting
  • Weebly

Cloud Application Categories with Action-Specific Allow/Block Options

This category includes the following cloud applications used for Instant Messaging. For each of the following apps, you can allow or block Chatting and/or File Transfers.

  • AIM Express
  • eBuddy - Web IM
  • Facebook - Web IM
  • Google Talk
  • ILoveIM - Web IM
  • IM+ - Web IM
  • IMO - Web IM
  • Meebo - Web IM
  • Mibbit - Web IRC
  • MSN Web Messenger
  • QQ - Web IM
  • Yahoo Web Messenger

This category includes the following cloud applications used for social networking or social media. For each of the following apps, you can allow or block Viewing and/or Posting.

  • 2-channel
  • Bebo
  • Blogger (blogspot.com)
  • Craigslist
  • Digg
  • Facebook
  • Flickr
  • Florestaald
  • Foursquare
  • Friendster
  • Google Groups
  • Google+
  • Hi5
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • LiveJournal
  • Mixi
  • MSN Groups
  • MySpace
  • Orkut
  • Pinterest
  • Reddit
  • Slashdot
  • Tuenti
  • Tumblr
  • Twitter
  • Typepad
  • VKontakte
  • Windows Live Spaces
  • WordPress
  • XING
  • Yahoo Group
  • Yahoo Profiles

This category includes the following cloud applications used for streaming media or sharing large files. For each of the following apps, you can allow or block Viewing/Listening and/or Uploading.

  • Amazon Cloud Drive
  • AOL.com Video
  • Bbciplayer
  • BINGO Vedio
  • blinkx
  • Blip
  • Box.net
  • Break
  • Clipfish.de
  • Dailymotion
  • Deezer
  • Dropbox
  • Druva
  • Egnyte
  • FileDropper
  • FileSend
  • FilesTube
  • GDrive
  • Google Video
  • Grooveshark
  • Hightail
  • Hulu
  • iCloud
  • IDrive
  • iPlayer
  • iqiyi.com
  • Joost
  • Last.fm
  • LeapFILE
  • Megavideo
  • Metacafe
  • Motionbox
  • Mozy
  • MP3.com
  • musicME
  • MyVedio.de
  • NetFlix
  • OneDrive
  • Onehub
  • OpenDrive
  • Pandora
  • Radionomy
  • Revver
  • Screencast
  • sevenload
  • Sharefile
  • Smotri.com
  • SnagFIlms
  • Spotify
  • Syncplicity
  • TV.com
  • Veoh
  • video.mail.ru
  • Vimeo
  • Vision.rambler.ru
  • WeTransfer
  • Yahoo! Video
  • Yandex.Disk
  • Yandex.ru Vedio
  • YouTube
  • Ziddu

This category includes the following cloud applications used for personal email. For each of the following apps, you can allow or block Viewing Mail, Sending Mail, and/or Sending Attachments.

  • AOL Mail
  • comcastmail
  • Fastmail
  • freenet.de Email
  • Gmail
  • Gmxde
  • Inbox
  • Laposte
  • Lycos Mail
  • MailRamblerru
  • Mailtonlinede
  • MailYandexru
  • Orange Mail
  • RediffMail
  • Roadrunner Mail
  • Webde
  • Windows Live Hotmail
  • Winmailru
  • Yahoo Webmail
  • Zoho