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What is Azure Storage?

Azure Storage provides the flexibility to store and retrieve large amounts of unstructured data, such as documents and media files with Azure Blobs; structured nosql based data with Azure Tables; reliable messages with Azure Queues, and use SMB based Azure Files for migrating on-premises applications to the cloud.

What is Rackspace Cloud Files?

Cloud Files, powered by OpenStack®, provides an easy to use online storage for files and media which can be delivered globally at blazing speeds over Akamai's content delivery network (CDN).

What is RunAbove?

We give you full access to the OpenStack API, which our compute (Nova) and storage (Swift) solutions are based on. This means no provider lock-in and easy automation of all your deployments. You can also manage your account and billing details via our RESTful API. You can choose between Horizon or OVH's easy-to-use web panel.
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        What are some alternatives to Azure Storage, Rackspace Cloud Files, and RunAbove?
        Azure Redis Cache
        It perfectly complements Azure database services such as Cosmos DB. It provides a cost-effective solution to scale read and write throughput of your data tier. Store and share database query results, session states, static contents, and more using a common cache-aside pattern.
        Amazon S3
        Amazon Simple Storage Service provides a fully redundant data storage infrastructure for storing and retrieving any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web
        Azure Cosmos DB
        Azure DocumentDB is a fully managed NoSQL database service built for fast and predictable performance, high availability, elastic scaling, global distribution, and ease of development.
        Google Cloud Storage
        Google Cloud Storage allows world-wide storing and retrieval of any amount of data and at any time. It provides a simple programming interface which enables developers to take advantage of Google's own reliable and fast networking infrastructure to perform data operations in a secure and cost effective manner. If expansion needs arise, developers can benefit from the scalability provided by Google's infrastructure.
        Amazon EBS
        Amazon EBS volumes are network-attached, and persist independently from the life of an instance. Amazon EBS provides highly available, highly reliable, predictable storage volumes that can be attached to a running Amazon EC2 instance and exposed as a device within the instance. Amazon EBS is particularly suited for applications that require a database, file system, or access to raw block level storage.
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        Review ofRackspace Cloud FilesRackspace Cloud Files

        We use Rackspace Cloud Files to host static assets ( js/ css / some media ) and we're really liking it.

        tbh we use it because of the ability to serve files from Akamai CDN. You get the worlds best CDN server for a fraction of the cost.

        To conclude, it might not be as cheap as S3 , but if you care about files being served at the fastest way possible then Rackspace Cloud Files is the way to go.

        How developers use Azure Storage, Rackspace Cloud Files, and RunAbove
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        Seen on Set uses Azure StorageAzure Storage

        We use Azure Blob Storage for hosting all images on the Seen on Set website. These images are then geo-cached using Azure CDN.

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        Foundbite uses Azure StorageAzure Storage

        We use Azure Storage to store all foundbite images and sound. Azure Storage is super easy to use and really cheap.

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        Dirk Eisenberg uses Azure StorageAzure Storage

        Azure Storage is used as a scalable NoSQL storage to prevent bottlenecks when the amount of data is growing.

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        nextdocdev uses Azure StorageAzure Storage

        Storage documents e historicals informations about the documents

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        Yonas B. uses Azure StorageAzure Storage

        I used Azure's blob storage to store large unstructured data.

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