An Azure Storage account is one type of Azure storage.
It's a edge storage solution.
Thi is an Hadoop File System.
Object store with flat namespace. There is no notion of tree. A tree functionality can can emulated in the name by choosing a separator. Ex of file name with emulated directory tree: /hello/nico.
Any type of text or binary data, such as application back end, backup data, media storage for streaming and general purpose data
REST API over HTTP/HTTPS: Azure Blob Storage Rest API