Backblaze Review Announced by Online Backup Search

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Online Backup Search calls Backblaze a “Great all-around unlimited storage company” with an overall rating of 9.1 out of 10.

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The focus remains on being among the best of the best when it comes to backup software with built in options that save time and money while maintaining productivity.

Online Backup Search ( is proud to announce their review of Backblaze. The review covers ease of use, features, space/price, customer support, security and overall functionality.

Backblaze has streamlined software which speeds up the backup process, according to Online Backup Search. Backblaze optimizes the software by making file backups easy to schedule, giving the user file exclusion options to keep file backup small and transfers fast, while also minimizing bandwidth usage so work can continue during the backup process. Read the entire Backblaze review.

The review explains that the setup process was simple, “and took 2.5 minutes”. This process includes signing up for an account and downloading the software and the automatic backup starts instantaneously.

Online Backup Search praises the setup process for minimizing the installation steps thus minimizing complexity and preventing unnecessary confusion. The review explains the application can be found in system preference on Mac and in the "Start" menu or task-bar on the Windows platform.

Backblaze allows for easy file selection and backup transfer control. The review describes the ability to customize the backup and using the exclusion setting to select the maximum size of files that can be backed up which keeps the overall backup size smaller.

The initial back up steps, though normally time consuming, are reduced, according to the review, through minimizing the maximum file size and also “throttles bandwidth to keep the internet connection open and fast while you’re using it". This feature impressed the editor of Online Backup Search as it allowed for effective backups without intervention.

Next, the settings of Backblaze are explained both by being able to label computers on the network and through the option to select the Temporary Data Drive which stores files over 30 MB onto the hard drives until completing the transfer so that no damages occur to the original files.

The review points out that in the Backblaze security section users may enter their own private encryption code. This is a unique feature that many backup services do not include.

Breaking down the file restoration aspects of Backblaze, Online Backup Search notes that file retrieving can be done in one of three ways, through an instantaneous web download, a FedEx delivered flash drive (max 53 GB) or hard drive (max 3TB).

The review concludes by mentioning the straightforward utility of Backblaze and safety of the users data as a result. The focus remains on being among the best when it comes to backup software with built in options that save time and money while maintaining productivity.

As part of the latest review, Online Backup Search has also included a comparison guide with similar online backup company MyPC Backup. Read the full Backblaze vs MyPC Backup comparison.

About Online Backup Search -- Online Backup Search, established in 2010, is owned and managed by Intown Web Design of Atlanta, GA. The site was created as a place for online backup users to post reviews and learn about the best online backup companies. It is a website that helps the online backup and cloud storage community.

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