1 The following API calls are considered write operations: PutBlob, PutBlock, PutBlockList, AppendBlock, SnapshotBlob, CopyBlob, and SetBlobTier (when it moves a Blob from Hot to Cool, Cool to Archive or Hot to Archive. Learn more).
2 The following API calls are considered list and create container operations: ListBlobs, ListContainers and CreateContainer.
3 The following API calls are considered read operations: GetBlob and SetBlobTier (when it moves a Blob from Archive to Cool, Cool to Hot or Archive to Hot. Learn more).
4 Network costs are charged separately.
5 High-priority requests are in public preview for a limited time. Current prices displayed are public preview prices. Learn more about High Priority Archive
For blobs in Archive, the only valid operations are GetBlobProperties, GetBlobMetadata, ListBlobs, SetBlobTier and DeleteBlob. Setting the tier from Archive to Hot or Cool typically takes up to 15 hours to complete. Learn more.
Object Index is a powerful intelligent data sub-resource for blob objects; consisting of user-defined key-value pairs that are automatically indexed. This provides a managed multi-dimensional classification for your blob objects, allowing for quick, efficient and cost-effective search filtering capabilities on the custom key-value pairs beyond just prefix filtering on blob name. Learn more about object index here. Object Index is in public preview for a limited time. Current prices displayed are public preview prices.