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MSP Voice Episode 10: James Vickery, Benchmark365

James is the CEO of Benchmark 365, a private label helpdesk for Managed Service Providers. James is also the owner of I Know IT, an MSP he started in Sydney, Australia in 2003.

In this episode, we discuss James’ experiences and also spend a good amount of time discussing pricing of services.

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Cloud Object Storage – Basics and Examples

Cloud Object Storage. Basics and Examples

Once you have used a cloud storage service, you are most likely going to be faced with its different types: block-, file- and object storage. These types determine how data is stored and used. We are going to explain in depth, one of the most commonly used storage types – object storage. Continue reading

Block-level backup for Backblaze B2 in CloudBerry Backup 5.6

CloudBerry Backup supports block-level backup for numerous cloud storage providers. In release 5.6 we expand the list and bring the functionality over to Backblaze B2. This article demonstrates how to take advantage of the novelty.
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Introducing CloudBerry Backup 1.9 for Mac and Linux with B2 Cloud Storage

Recently we have released CloudBerry Backup version 1.9 for Mac cloud backup and Linux cloud backup. There are a few under-the-hood stability improvements and support of Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage. Continue reading

Getting Started with Image Based Backups Using B2 Cloud Storage by Backblaze

CloudBerry Backup supports a broad range of cloud storage providers and one of them is Backblaze. In this guide we are going to explain how to create an image based backup using a B2 Cloud Storage as a cloud repository. Of course, we will also explain a restoration process.

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Windows Server Backup to B2 Cloud Storage by Backblaze!

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Backblaze announces immediate availability of the B2 Cloud Storage v1.0, secure and reliable cloud storage services that costs just $0.005 per GB/month, which is ¼ the cost of the competition.

We’re proud to announce that CloudBerry Backup v5.0 and higher is fully compatible with the new cloud storage by Backblaze. This integration opens up a gateway to small and mid-sized businesses for powerful Windows Server cloud backup to cost-effective cloud storage.
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Getting Started with B2 Cloud Storage by Backblaze and CloudBerry Backup

CloudBerry Backup v5.0 now supports B2 Cloud Storage v1.0 released by the Backblaze team. B2 Cloud Storage service offers its users unlimited storage for $0.005/GB per month with 10GB for free.

In this post we explain how to sign up for B2 Cloud Storage account, connect it with CloudBerry Backup and configure a backup plan. This guide covers the following:

  • How to sign up to B2 Cloud Storage
  • How to find your Account ID and Application Key
  • How to start using B2 Cloud Storage with CloudBerry Backup
  • How to setup B2 Cloud Storage as a destination bucket in the backup plan

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