June is Backup Awareness Month. To celebrate we’ve gathered up some of our favorite stories to share throughout the month. We’ve also added in a dash of Billy and his cat Felix throughout the month to make it fun. So look for the latest story or Billy adventure by checking out the Backblaze web site….
Many of you enjoyed the Part 1, Behind Backblaze video. Here’s Part 2, Behind Backblaze: Scaling Big Storage, which takes a look at our datacenter and the people behind it that make sure your data is safe and secure with Backblaze. For those of you who think this kind of stuff is really cool, Backblaze….
Sometimes I am just amazed how much data we store for our customers – pictures, videos, documents, spreadsheets and more. It takes a lot of storage. Yesterday Kirk, Sean, new guy Dave and Guido, from our operations group, outdid themselves. They racked and powered up 12 new Storage Pods in one day; that is freakin’….
If you use the “Locate My Computer” feature of Backblaze online backup, you can get a map of the current location of your lost or stolen computer. Beginning today, that map will be provided by OpenStreetMap (OSM) a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world released through an open content license…..
online backup team needs customer support zealots to help answer any and all questions from our customers. Customer Support Representativeâ€¨ Experience in customer or technical-support is a big plus, but the intense desire to help protect data and the belief that online backup is a critical component of any backup strategy is paramount. Key skills:….
Whether you’ve been on reddit or not, stop by iama.reddit.com on Wednesday 3/28 starting at about 10:00am PDT. Backblaze will be engaging the reddit community with the IAmA: “We are the team that runs online backup service Backblaze. We’ve got 25,000,000 GB of cloud storage and open sourced our storage server. AUA”. For those of….
Backblaze is proud to be the Presenting Sponsor for World Backup Day 2012. World Backup Day was started by a couple of concerned reddit users as an independent grassroots initiative meant to raise awareness about the importance of doing backups. The audacious goal of World Backup Day is to have everyone backup their files, photos,….
First, we want to thank everyone for creating and sharing their videos for the “We Love You Backblaze” video contest. We hope everyone had fun. The creativity and uniqueness of the entries was truly amazing. Everyone who entered the contest will get a coveted Backblaze T-shirt, so if you entered the contest and haven’t heard….