At Backblaze, we like to take a slightly different direction on the day of Apple’s fall announcements and hoopla. This year we’re presenting a tale about backing up in the style of American hardboiled detective fiction entitled, “The Maltese MacBook.”
Hedge has created Canister for Backblaze Fireball, a frictionless solution that is by far the easiest way to migrate LTO tape archives to B2 Cloud Storage. Once in B2, the content is easily accessible and ready to pull into new content creation workflows.
Cloud storage is now an affordable alternative to LTO for storing data. For many, a practical first step is to adopt a hybrid environment of LTO and cloud storage, which will reduce costs while maximizing LTO investment. We present the configuration options and the cost justification with an LTO vs cloud cost calculator.
As Backblaze grows, one of the departments that grows right along with it is our support team! We do all of our support in-house from our headquarters and as we get more and more customers, the number of tickets that we receive daily also increases. To help us with those tickets, we have a brand….
Backblaze continues to grow and our operations team is growing right along with it. The latest person to join our operations team is Cameron, our Senior DevOps Engineer. Lets learn a bit more about Cameron shall we? What is your Backblaze Title? Senior DevOps Engineer. Where are you originally from? Hayward, CA. What attracted your….
As a Business Operations Analyst, you will apply your expertise in data analytics to inform decision making, help optimize business growth, and improve the efficiency of Backblaze’s data center operations. A successful candidate must be able to develop tools and reports that provide insight and highlight potential issues. The tools developed should be easy to….
In a guest post, John Matze, founder of BridgeSTOR, outlines the differences for application developers between S3 and B2 APIs, and concludes that adding B2 support is not a major job.
In a guest post, Marc N. Batschkus of Archiware outlines seven ways to save time, money, and gain peace of mind with an archive solution that combines Backblaze B2 and Archiware P5.