Cloud Babble: The Jargon of Cloud Storage

By | January 18th, 2018
Cloud Babble

One of the things we in the technology business are good at is coming up with names, phrases, euphemisms, and acronyms for the stuff that we create. The Cloud Storage market is no different, and we’d like to help by illuminating some of the cloud storage related terms that you might come across. We know….

Early Challenges: Managing Cash Flow

By | January 16th, 2018

Running out of cash is one of the quickest ways for a startup to go out of business. As a primarily bootstrapped but capital-intensive business, managing cash flow at Backblaze was and still is a key element of our success and requires continued focus. Let’s look at what we learned over the years.

Wanted: Junior Support Technician

By | January 12th, 2018

Backblaze is growing and as we grow we want to make sure that our customers are very well taken care of! One of the departments that grows along with our customer base is the support department, which is located in our San Mateo, California headquarters. Want to jump start your career? Take a look below….

Wanted: Sales Engineer

By | January 9th, 2018

At inception, Backblaze was a consumer company. Thousands upon thousands of individuals came to our website and gave us $5/mo to keep their data safe. But, we didn’t sell business solutions. It took us years before we had a sales team. In the last couple of years, we’ve released products that businesses of all sizes….

Wanted: Datacenter Technician

By | January 9th, 2018

As we shoot way past 400 petabytes of data under management we need some help scaling up our datacenters. We’re on the lookout for some datacenter technicians that can help us. This role is located near the Sacramento, California area. If you want to join a dynamic team that helps keep our almost 90,000+ hard….

Wanted: Fixed Assets Accountant

By | January 8th, 2018

As Backblaze continues to grow, we’re expanding our accounting team! We’re looking for a seasoned Fixed Asset Accountant to help us with fixed assets and equipment leases. Job Duties: Maintain and review fixed assets. Record fixed asset acquisitions and dispositions. Review and update the detailed schedule of fixed assets and accumulated depreciation. Calculate depreciation for….