VP of Marketing Ahin Thomas

By | July 29th, 2016

A couple months ago we opened a role for a VP of Marketing, which I said at the time was “both exhilarating and frightening.” Frightening because I “played the role since the inception of the company, it would be our first non-founder executive hire, I really want to make sure that we hire that magical….

Looking for: Systems Administrator

By | July 26th, 2016

Thank you for your interest, but this position has been filled.Please check out our jobs page for additional great opportunities at Backblaze. Are you a Sys Admin who is looking for a challenging and fast-paced working environment? Want to a join our rapidly expanding team and help Backblaze grow to new heights? Are you looking….

QA Mastermind Needed!

By | July 25th, 2016

Thank you for your interest, but this position has been filled.Please check out our jobs page for additional great opportunities at Backblaze. Backblaze’s expansion continues and we’re in need of a QA mastermind to help us make sure our GUIs are prim and proper! If you’re wanting to join a fast-paced team and help us….

Welcome JC – Our New Office Admin!

By | July 22nd, 2016

As the Backblaze office grows we need someone to herd all of our cats (well, in our case dogs). That responsibility used to fall to a bunch of people who were all really really busy with their own workload. Now, that person is JC! And she’s doing an awesome job – we even have a….

Backblaze and Retina Support for Macs

By | July 19th, 2016
Backblaze Retina System Preferences

“Retina display” support has been available on the Mac since 2012, but believe it or not, it was only this year that we really started to see a critical mass of our customers who expressed interest in seeing our app optimized for the new displays. Well, we responded: We’ve added Retina display graphics to the….

Welcome Intern Aaron!

By | July 15th, 2016

The newest intern to join the Marketing ranks is Aaron! He’s a high school student who’s just dipping his toes in the fantastical world of startups. He’ll be helping us work on our spreadsheets and making sure that all of our campaigns are properly cataloged and accounted for. Lets learn a bit more about Aaron….

Welcome Intern Ari

By | July 8th, 2016

Our first intern of the summer, Alex, has been working hard in the datacenter making sure that all the drives are spinning, and Marketing now has its first intern of the summer! Ari joins us from Indiana University, where he studies marketing and sales. Lets learn a bit more about Ari, shall we? What is….

How Una Got Her Stolen Laptop Back

By | July 7th, 2016

Reading Peter’s post on getting your data ready for vacation travels, reminded me of a story we recently received from a Backblaze customer. Una’s laptop was stolen and then traveled the over multiple continents over the next year. Here’s Una’s story, in her own words, on how she got her laptop back. Enjoy. Pulse Incident….