Wanted, Customer Support zealots

By | April 3rd, 2012

online backup team needs customer support zealots to help answer any and all questions from our customers. Customer Support Representative
 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:….

Backblaze on reddit IAmA on 3/28

By | March 27th, 2012

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….

World Backup Day 2012

By | March 26th, 2012

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,….

“We Love You Backblaze” Contest Winner

By | March 20th, 2012

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….

Sing and Win an iPad

By | February 22nd, 2012

Nearly everyone likes to sing.  And nearly everyone would like to win an iPad3 when it becomes available.  And we believe nearly everyone should backup their laptop or desktop computer with Backblaze.  So we’ve combined all three into one easy contest.  The “We Love You Backblaze” contest.  One lucky winner will be able win an….

Backblaze release 1.0.6

By | March 9th, 2010

Backblaze has made a new release available and all users are scheduled to be automatically upgraded over the next two weeks. Below are the enhancements in this release: Release Date: 3/1/10 Version: 1.0.6 Auto-Update: All Users Performance Improvements * Reduces network traffic between client and Backblaze data center. Improved install & error checking robustness (Mac)….