Object Storage In The Cloud: Is Backup Needed?
Networkworld, October 27th, 2019

Volume 259, Issue 5 Article 86347
October 27, 2019

"The failure to back up data that is stored in a cloud block-storage service can be lost forever if not properly backed up. This article explains how object storage works very differently from block storage and how it offers better built-in protections.

Each cloud vendor offers an object storage service, and they include Amazon's Simple Storage Service (S3), Azure's Blob Store, and Google's Cloud Storage..."