什么是 Azure Blob 存储?What is Azure Blob storage?

Azure Blob 存储是 Azure 的适用于云的对象存储解决方案。Azure Blob storage is Azure's object storage solution for the cloud. Blob 存储最适合存储巨量的非结构化数据。Blob storage is optimized for storing massive amounts of unstructured data. 非结构化数据是不遵循特定数据模型或定义(如文本或二进制数据)的数据。Unstructured data is data that does not adhere to a particular data model or definition, such as text or binary data.

关于 Blob 存储About Blob storage

Blob 存储用于:Blob storage is designed for:

  • 直接向浏览器提供图像或文档。Serving images or documents directly to a browser.
  • 存储文件以供分布式访问。Storing files for distributed access.
  • 对视频和音频进行流式处理。Streaming video and audio.
  • 向日志文件进行写入。Writing to log files.
  • 存储用于备份和还原、灾难恢复及存档的数据。Storing data for backup and restore, disaster recovery, and archiving.
  • 存储数据以供本地或 Azure 托管服务执行分析。Storing data for analysis by an on-premises or Azure-hosted service.

用户或客户端应用程序通过 HTTP/HTTPS 可以从世界任何地方访问 Blob 存储中的对象。Users or client applications can access objects in Blob storage via HTTP/HTTPS, from anywhere in the world. Blob 存储中的对象可以通过 Azure 存储 REST APIAzure PowerShellAzure CLI 或 Azure 存储客户端库访问。Objects in Blob storage are accessible via the Azure Storage REST API, Azure PowerShell, Azure CLI, or an Azure Storage client library. 提供了不同语言的客户端库,包括:Client libraries are available for different languages, including:

关于 Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2About Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2

Blob 存储支持 Azure Data Lake storage Gen2,即 Azure 适用于云的企业大数据分析解决方案。Blob storage supports Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2, Azure's enterprise big data analytics solution for the cloud. Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 提供了分层文件系统以及 Blob 存储的优势,包括:Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 offers a hierarchical file system as well as the advantages of Blob storage, including:

  • 低成本分层存储Low-cost, tiered storage
  • 高可用性High availability
  • 强一致性Strong consistency
  • 灾难恢复功能Disaster recovery capabilities

有关 Data Lake Storage Gen2 的详细信息,请参阅 Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 简介For more information about Data Lake Storage Gen2, see Introduction to Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2.

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