Cloud Poodll and Classic Poodll both do very similar things. In fact most Classic Poodll plugins have a matching Cloud Poodll one. Cloud Poodll is newer and a better choice in most cases. However Classic Poodll has some merits which you may prefer depending on your needs.
Poodll Essentials subscribers have access to both Cloud Poodll and Classic Poodll. So you can change from one to the other if you need to.
Poodll Institution subscribers have access to Classic Poodll, Cloud Poodll Assignment Submission and Cloud Poodll for TinyMCE/Atto, Poodll ReadAloud.
|Plugin dependencies||none||Poodll Filter|
|File storage||Poodll Cloud(AWS S3)||Moodle data directory|
|HTML5 audio recording||yes||yes|
|HTML5 video recording||yes||yes|
|Flash fallback (non HTML5 browsers)||no||yes|
|Media players||no||Poodll filter|
|Interactive widgets||no||Poodll filter|
|By Plugin Type|
|Cloud Poodll||Classic Poodll|
|Assignment submission||Cloud Poodll Assignment Submission||Online Poodll Assignment Submission|
|Assignment feedback||Cloud Poodll Assignment Feedback||Poodll Feedback|
|Question type||Cloud Poodll Recording Question||Poodll Recording Question|
|Atto Toolbar Icon||Cloud Poodll for Atto||Poodll Anywhere (Atto)|
|TinyMCE Toolbar Icon||Cloud Poodll for TinyMCE||Poodll Anywhere (TinyMCE)|
|Database Activity Field||-||Poodll Database Field|
|Activity Module||Poodll ReadAloud|