Hot and cold in data storage describe the availability of the stored data and how often it’s typically accessed. Let’s take a look at the differences between hot and cold storage, the advent of hot cloud storage, and which temperature is right for your data storage strategy.
These applications let you mount B2 on your desktop, use it as if it were a local drive, and drag and drop files to and from B2 cloud storage. What could be easier?
Customers have often told us that they’d love a way to save data directly from their Backblaze Computer Backup account to B2 Cloud Storage. We’re happy to announce that with the 6.0 update, users can now save Snapshots directly to B2 from their backup account and retain the Snapshots for as long as they wish.
Memory, and how much your computer has, whether RAM or storage, is a confusing issue for many beginning computer users. Let’s break down and examine these two uses of the term memory and help you get the best of both for your computer.
Adding or upgrading an SSD is one of the most popular do-it-yourself computer projects. We discuss why you would want to add an SSD and how to do it in no time flat.
2018 was a great year for Backblaze. We’re starting off the year with a look back at what we believe are the top blog posts of 2018.
Network attached storage (NAS) and storage area networks (SAN) both provide dedicated storage solutions. We explore how they do it and the advantages and best uses for each.
A recent glitch in its main computer required the Curiosity Rover team at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory to switch to another computer in the rover while they worked to resolve the problems with its main computer. As @MarsCuriosity tweeted from the surface of the red planet, “Redundant systems: don’t leave Earth without them.”