Backup Awareness Month 2012

By | June 1st, 2012
Backup Awareness Month 2012

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….

Behind Backblaze – Scaling Big Storage

By | May 15th, 2012

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….

Backblaze release 2.0.5

By | May 3rd, 2012

Backblaze has made a new release available. Below are the enhancements in this release: Release Date: 5/03/12 Version: 2.0.5 Auto-Update: None – Improved translations in the restore Downloader. – Excluded additional Adobe Lightroom temporary folders. – Localized “Buy” button across all languages. (Mac) – Changed installer background image to use imagery for “double click to….

Sr. Accounting Manager: Cecilia

By | May 2nd, 2012
Sr. Accounting Manager: Cecilia

Someone has to keep track of all those $5 payments… Well, that and manage all of our accounting, finance, taxes, leases, and more. I am sooo happy to have the last of these items off my plate! Welcome Cecilia… What attracted you to Backblaze? Every time I met up with SBrian for lunch, he always….

Backblaze turns 5 – a startup grows up

By | April 20th, 2012
5 years old

Five years. That’s crazy. I can’t believe that it has been five years since Backblaze officially started. While some work started before then, the company was officially incorporated in Delaware on April 20, 2007. When I think back to a few of us sitting in a one-bedroom apartment brainstorming about what we could possibly to….

Backblaze release 2.0.4

By | April 19th, 2012

Backblaze has made a new release available. Below are the enhancements in this release: Release Date: 4/18/12 Version: 2.0.4 Auto-Update: None – Improved Japanese translations as part of Sourcenext partnership launch. – Tweaked “Transfer Backup State” where old hosts are named “old_inactive_” for clarity. – Enhanced robustness of Transfer Backup State for clients reporting unknown….

Backblaze release 2.0.3

By | April 18th, 2012

Backblaze made a new release available. These release notes are a little delayed. Below are the enhancements in this release: Release Date: 3/26/12 Version: 2.0.3 Auto-Update: None – Auto-detect user-preferred language at time of install. – Streamlined logging for minor speed improvement of client application. – Excluded a temporary folder with AVG virus definitions that….