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  1. immutability

    Immutability at the object level is really missing here. It's a huge drawback compared to the competition.

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  2. Filter set wildcard match in storage lifecycle management

    Same feature like präfix but with a wildcards to filter for files that should be deleted.

    24 votes
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  3. Support Reserved Capacity for Premium Blobs

    PLEASE Support Reserved Capacity for Premium Blobs

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  4. Prompt user to authenticate to access blobs

    In the last year or two, support was added for authenticating access to blobs using AAD credentials. This supports tools like AzCopy and Storage Explorer. However, it would be much more convenient for users if they could access a blob using its URL in a browser and be prompted to authenticate.

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  5. 11 votes
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  6. Support for JSON format at API Responses

    Enable JSON format support at blob storage API HTTP response.

    Example, instead of:

    HTTP/1.1 404 The specified resource does not exist.
    Content-Length: 223
    Content-Type: application/xml
    Server: Blob Service Version 1.0 Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0
    x-ms-request-id: dbe27af2-701e-0045-0939-c25bc5000000
    Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 08:10:19 GMT

    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?><Error><Code>ResourceNotFound</Code><Message>The specified resource does not exist.
    RequestId:dbe27af2-701e-0045-0939-c25bc5000000
    Time:2020-11-24T08:10:20.8064839Z</Message></Error>

    Using a querystring option or using a "x-ms" specific header to obtain:

    {

    &quot;Error&quot;:{
    
    &quot;Code&quot;:&quot;ResourceNotFound&quot;,
    &quot;Message&quot;:&quot;The specified resource does not exist. RequestId:dbe27af2-701e-0045-0939-c25bc5000000 Time:2020-11-24T08:10:20.8064839Z&quot;
    }

    }

    12 votes
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  7. Suport access conditional in Get Block List API

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/storageservices/get-block-list#request doesn't support optimistic concurrency. So I can't set ETag validation on request.

    Is it possible to add support for that?

    Thanks.

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  8. Atomic directory swaps (move directory over existing directory)

    ADLS gen2 was built around an idea of a Filesystem-like hierarchical namespace, supporting atomic directory metadata operations.

    Atopic substitution of an entire directory or its subdirectory (table partition) is a major load pattern for Data Lakes allowing a safe and performant mechanism for maintaining data integrity.

    As of today (March 2021), based on our experimentation with Azure CLI, it does not allow atomic move of one directory on top of another existing directory (replacing it) - it throws an error. One is required to delete an old directory first, and then move the new one. This is a non-atomic process…

    3 votes
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  9. Provide APIs for delete blobs by prefix

    The blobs saved inside a container can be organised into different directories. But currently, if we have to delete all blobs inside a directory programmatically (we use NodeJS SDK) we have to first list all the blobs with prefix path and then delete all blobs one by one. If there is a feature similar to list by prefix to delete by prefix then it would have made the whole process simpler. The Storage Explorer already support deleting all the blobs inside a directory by filtering by prefix, select all and delete. If the same is exposed via a method in…

    3 votes
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  10. Specify access tier while copying files in Data Factory

    Could you make it possible to specify access tier(hot,cold,archive) while copying files from storage account to another in Azure Data Factory?

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/storage-blob-storage-tiers?tabs=azure-portal

    8 votes
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  11. Visual studio subscription storage account constraint

    I have created a storage account on azure , but it is not allowing to upload file more than 2mb and any non csv file. Is this an issue with visual studio subscription.

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  12. Blob tiering etc is too complex ...

    The entire blob storage has been made complex.people need simple tiers not overly complex tiers otherwise they will move to other cloud providers

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  13. Make it possible to do object replication from ARM

    Right now it isn't possible create object replication from ARM. We get an error described here: https://github.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/issues/8775

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  14. ADLS Gen2 folder Size

    When I tried to find the size of the folder in Azure storage account Gen2 folder have to iterate the size of the each file size and accumulating total size to get the final size of the folder. At least if we have option to find the total size of the folder would be great help !!

    33 votes
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  15. Provide RBAC for folders and sub folders within a Blob Container

    It would be great if RBAC can be provided for folders and sub folders within a Blob Container.

    A Blob Container can have multiple folders and sub folders, it would be good if RBAC can be assigned at folder and sub folder level.

    For examle, a Blob Container called “Container W”, it has 2 folders “Folder A” and “Folder B”, then “Folder A” has 2 sub folders called “Folder sub A1”, “Folder sub A2”; and “Folder B” has 3 sub folders called “Folder sub B1”, “Folder sub B2” and “Folder sub B3”. It would be great if access can be…

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  16. Support Smaller Reserved Capacity like 10TB

    I want smaller reserved capacity like 10TB.
    100TB is too big for me.

    10 votes
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  17. Account Failover for ADLS Gen2

    Support Account failover for RA-GRS/GRS replication on storage accounts that have Hierarchical File System enabled.

    4 votes
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  18. Enable failover for immutable blobs

    Currently failover of storage account containing immutable blob policy is unsupported.

    However, it will be a huge problem in region disaster situation, where we cannot access immutable blob data any longer. Please consider implementing options to enable failover for such storage accounts.


    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/common/storage-disaster-recovery-guidance#unsupported-features-and-services

    A storage account containing any WORM immutability policy enabled containers cannot be failed over. Unlocked/locked time-based retention or legal hold policies prevent failover in order to maintain compliance.

    3 votes
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  19. FindBlobsByTags support

    I have a storage resource in East US, West US. I'm able to add tags to a blob but cannot filter by tags and get any matches using either the portal or using Azure.Storage.Blobs ver 12.7.0.

    I realize East US, West US are not part of the preview, but there are no errors....just an empty result. I would have expected an error if it isn't supported but think that there is no error.

    Any idea when East US, West US will be working?

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  20. More options in the rule filter of Lifecycle Management

    The rule filter of Lifecycle Management should have more options to fit various scenarios. In my case, I need to delete all files in a blob folder except of one file. I found there is no "exclude" option for me to create such rule. It would save me tremendous work if such rule can be created. Thanks!

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