Azure Blob Storage Integration
Azure Blob Storage is a cloud-based object storage solution offered by Microsoft. It allows you to store massive amounts of unstructured data without conforming to a specific data model.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Azure Blob Storage used for?
Azure Blob Storage is a Azure object storage that enables developers to send data from Databases & Object Storage.
Is it hard to set up Azure Blob Storage?
Difficulty can vary based on your data structure, data cleanliness and required destinations. Many users choose to simplify implementation by sending data through secure Azure object storage integration tools like RudderStack.
How much does it cost to integrate Azure Blob Storage with RudderStack?
Pricing for Azure Blob Storage can vary depending on your use case and data volume. RudderStack offers transparent, volume-based event pricing. See RudderStack's pricing.
What is Blob Storage in Azure?
Azure Blob Storage is Microsoft Azure's s a cloud storage offering for storing large volumes of unstructured data such as text, video, audio, etc. With Azure Blob Storage, you can handle scalable workloads, streaming files and storing files for distributed access.
What is the difference between Blob Storage and file storage?
The key difference between Blob Storage and a file storage system is that while file storage is used for storing and sharing files, blob storage is used to store unstructured data and supports streaming capabilities and distributed access. Another advantage of using blob storage is its support for large-scale data workloads. File storage is typically used as a replacement for on-premise file servers.
How do I retrieve data from Azure Blob Storage?
In order to retrieve data from Azure Blob Storage, you can use either Azure Data Factory or programmatically using SDKs. You can also use a standalone command-line tool such as AzCopy or a Microsoft service such as SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).