Is hierarchical namespace available on standard blob storage to SFTP?

Mi Lin Man 0 Reputation points

I can see SFTP on Blob stores are now available in General availability, but the documentation states a pre-requisite is that the Hierarchical Namespace is enabled. SFTP is in the Standard general-purpose v2 feature list, but when looking at how to implement, the information to enable Hierarchical Namespace links to Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2. Does this mean that Hierarchical Namespace is not available in Standard general-purpose v2 Blob storage accounts?

Azure Blob Storage
Azure Blob Storage
An Azure service that stores unstructured data in the cloud as blobs.
2,278 questions
{count} votes

1 answer

Sort by: Most helpful
  1. Ramya Harinarthini_MSFT 5,136 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    @Mi Lin Man Welcome to Microsoft Q&A, Thank you for posting your here!!

    To enable SFTP, 'hierarchical namespace' must be enabled.

    User's image

    Kindly let us know if the above helps or you need further assistance on this issue

    Please do not forget to "Accept the answer” and “up-vote” wherever the information provided helps you, this can be beneficial to other community members.