Object vs. file vs. block storage bakeoff
Advantages of Object Storage and How It Differs from Alternatives
Although the use cases for file and block storage are well-defined and have been around for decades, a third option has cropped up: object storage.
And with a new contender comes new questions: What's different about an object store? When should I use it? What use cases warrant it?
And, most importantly, what are the advantages of object storage?
This TechTarget-produced expert guide digs into the advantages of object storage and how it differs from other storage technologies. Download now for a rundown of key characteristics; a bakeoff between object, file, and block storage; and more.