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How to Use SAS Tokens with Azure Blob Storage
14.07.2020, Christian Mäder

Azure Blob Storage is an Azure service to store files. It is comparable to the well-known S3 Storage by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

SAS Tokens grant arbitrary client applications permission to manipulate certain files on the Azure Blob Storage. These tokens’ validity is limited to a certain time-span and the actions that clients are allowed to perform are restricted as well.

This post explains how and when to use SAS Tokens.