Azure Storage Data Movement Library 0.5.0 release

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The Azure Storage Data Movement Library version 0.5.0 has been released and includes these improvements:

  • Support for increased blob sizes, up to 4.77 TB. Please read General Availability: Larger Block Blobs on the Azure Storage blog to learn more.

  • A new option, TransferManager.Configurations.BlockSize, where you can specify the size of blocks when transferring data to a block blob. Please refer to the reference documentation for more details.

  • Upgrade of the Azure Storage Client Library dependency to 8.0.0.

  • Support for copying a source blob snapshot when the name includes special characters.

You can install the Azure Storage Data Movement Library from NuGet or download the source code from GitHub. For more details, please read the Getting started documentation.

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