|Cloudinary provides full management functionalities (like "upload" type). All features available.
|Managed by the user, Cloudinary provides transformation and delivery only.
|Create multiple versions of the same image using Eager-Transformations, or apply Incoming-Transformation.
|On-the-fly transformations only.
|Automatically apply pre-defined actions to apply to uploaded files (upload-preset is named as the mapped folder)
|Long (verbose) URLs
|Access Permissions to originals
|Restrict access to originals by utilizing private images
|Full storage management, backups, revisions
|Cloudinary provides caching only
|Identical treatment of newly uploaded and old
|Requires explicitly deleting/overriding existing resource
|An automatic refresh policy is available on paid plans
More information on the various features is available here: