Recommendations for cloud based file storage service with Python API?

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Wed Feb 17 17:17:00 CET 2010

On 2010-02-17 09:10 AM, python at wrote:
> I'm looking for recommendations on a cloud based file storage service
> with a Python API.
> Would appreciate hearing feedback from anyone using Python to interface
> to Amazon S3, RackSpace Cloud Files, Microsoft Azure,, or
> other hosted file storage service. What services do you recommend or
> suggest we avoid? Are there Python specific issues (such as lagging
> library updates when an API gets updated) I should be concerned about?

I don't have any deep experience with using any of them, it is worth noting that 
the Python interface to the RackSpace Cloud Files API is implemented by 
RackSpace itself and is the premier interface to their API. It won't lag behind 
the API.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco

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