Blob storage and ADLS storage

Samy Abdul 3,366 Reputation points

Hi All, since the NFS-3 has been integrated with blob storage. Now Blob Storage supports a hierarchical namespace unlike virtual file system before,hence directory level atomic operations easier. So, now there is almost no differentiation between Blob and ADLS and Blob offering cost effective solutions,where does it leaves ADLS in storage landscape except storing unlimited data. Thanks a lot.

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  1. Sumarigo-MSFT 44,511 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    @Samy Abdul Welcome to Microsoft Q&A Forum, Thank you for posting your query here!

    This article shows whether a feature is fully supported (generally available), supported at the preview level, or is not yet supported. Support levels are impacted by storage account type, and whether certain capabilities or protocols are enabled on the account.

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