Compare Amazon Glacier vs. Microsoft Azure File Storage

Amazon Glacier is ranked 6th in Public Cloud Storage Services with 1 review while Microsoft Azure File Storage is ranked 2nd in Public Cloud Storage Services with 2 reviews. Amazon Glacier is rated 9.0, while Microsoft Azure File Storage is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Amazon Glacier writes "Excellent storage capabilities, great cost savings, and very efficient". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Azure File Storage writes "The support is very good and I like the backup to the firewall". Amazon Glacier is most compared with Microsoft Azure Block Storage, Microsoft Azure File Storage and Google Cloud Storage, whereas Microsoft Azure File Storage is most compared with Amazon EFS (Elastic File System), Oracle Database Backup Service and Amazon Glacier.
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Overview

Amazon Glacier is a secure, durable, and extremely low-cost cloud storage service for data archiving and long-term backup. Customers can reliably store large or small amounts of data for as little as $0.007 per gigabyte per month, a significant savings compared to on-premises solutions. To keep costs low, Amazon Glacier is optimized for infrequently accessed data where a retrieval time of several hours is suitable.

Fully managed file shares that use the standard SMB 3.0 protocol

Key scenarios:

  • Share data across on-premises and cloud servers
  • Migrate file share-based applications to the cloud with no code changes
  • Integrate modern applications with File storage
  • Simplify hosting for high availability workload data
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King Cpunty, Illumina, Backupify, Nearmap.com, Scribd, Baylor College of Medicine, SoundCloudTalon, Camden
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