Types of Azure Blob Storage

Azure Blob Storage

Azure Blob Storage is storage in cloud by Microsoft. Blob is fully optimized to store huge amounts of data. These data need not be of particular data model or definition. For instance they can be text, video or binary data files.

Azure Blob Storage can store video, audio, log files, back up and restore data and Azure hosted services.

Benefits of Azure Blob Storage:

Individuals can access all files/data from Azure Blob thru HTTP URLs, from any internet enabled device.

Client libraries are available for different languages like:

  • Python

  • Ruby

  • PHP