"We have not explored the desktop performance analysis of the file storage, but the user interface, API, and the response that we receive over the file storage are very good. We have a lot of customers that connect to the client-side, click the images, and upload them. The beauty of the solution is that we can mount the file storage into a critical server as well as an external drive. The speed that we receive with the images is pretty good."
"It was quick to synchronize back from Azure to the on-premise server."
"The solution can scale to fit any requirement."
"Integration with the entire Azure platform."
"The interface is very good."
"The initial setup is fairly easy."
"General user familiarity with Office 365 products make adopting this solution easy to adopt in production."
"Basically, I set Wasabi up and forget it. I'll monitor it every once in a while just to make sure that it's working correctly."
"In our use cases, we see the weakness in mobile internet connectivity."
"The pricing could be improved. They need to make the costs more transparent so users know what they will be charged and why ahead of time."
"The solution should support all the legacy storage systems."
"The initial setup is complex. Unless you have done it a few times it, it is going to be hard."
"Microsoft Azure File Storage is not that scalable. Once you reach the boundaries, you need to migrate to another solution."
"Lacks integration with other platforms."
"The storage account key could be a security issue."
"I don't have enough experience to understand the nuances of where they might improve."
Fully managed file shares that use the standard SMB 3.0 protocol
Wasabi makes saving data simple, affordable, fast and secure. Wasabi Hot Cloud Storage removes the complicated decision of where, how and whether to save your data, and empowers you to transform your business and organization through cost savings and disruptive speed and performance.
Microsoft Azure File Storage is ranked 2nd in Public Cloud Storage Services with 7 reviews while Wasabi is ranked 12th in Public Cloud Storage Services with 1 review. Microsoft Azure File Storage is rated 7.6, while Wasabi is rated 10.0. The top reviewer of Microsoft Azure File Storage writes "A cloud file storage solution that plays well with familiar products but is difficult to configure and build-out". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Wasabi writes "It's cost-effective and simple". Microsoft Azure File Storage is most compared with Amazon EFS (Elastic File System), Azure NetApp Files, Amazon S3 Glacier, Amazon S3 and Google Cloud Storage Nearline, whereas Wasabi is most compared with Amazon S3 Glacier, Microsoft Azure Block Storage, Amazon S3, Zadara and Microsoft Azure Object Storage.
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