The Basics

Backblaze
Website www.backblaze.com
Headquarters United States of America 🇺🇸
Founded 2007
Data Center Locations 4
Example Customers Kanopy, Steamlabs, Canal+, Fortune
Google Cloud
Website cloud.google.com
Headquarters United States of America 🇺🇸
Founded 2008
Data Center Locations 40
Example Customers PayPal, GitLab, 20th Century Fox, Target, Scotiabank

Cost Comparison

How do Backblaze's prices compare against Google Cloud?

Example configuration Backblaze Google Cloud
VM Small -- $20.49 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (E2 custom)
VM Medium -- $90.15 / mo 4 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (E2 custom)
VM Large -- $179.87 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (E2 custom)
Block Storage -- $4.10 / mo 100 GB
Object Storage $6.00 / mo 1 TB $24.93 / mo 1 TB
Load Balancer -- $29.44 / mo
Managed PostgreSQL -- $93.60 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage
Managed Redis®* -- $35.28 / mo 1 vCPU, 1.55 GiB RAM (Basic)
Serverless 25M Executions -- $47.62 / mo 25M invocations, 2nd gen, 150 ms duration
Free egress allowance 3x the amount of data stored Depends on service
1 TB of egress beyond allowance $10.00 $0.01 / GB $111.60

Note: Our pricing examples are based on several assumptions. Your actual costs may differ. Always check the cloud provider's website for the most up-to-date pricing.

Which services do they offer?

Here are some of the managed services that Backblaze and Google Cloud offer:

Service Backblaze Google Cloud
Block Storage --
Content Delivery Network (CDN) --
Container Registry --
GPU-powered Servers --
Load Balancer --
Managed Containers --
Managed Kubernetes --
Managed MySQL --
Managed PostgreSQL --
Managed Redis®* --
Object Storage
Serverless Cron Jobs --
Serverless Functions --
Static Sites --
Virtual Private Server (VPS) --

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Our data for Backblaze was last updated on Feb. 9, 2024, and for Google Cloud on Feb. 10, 2024.