Artifactory requires the use of Azure block blob storage, a storage system optimized for unstructured text and binary data. Block blobs are made up of blocks of data that can be managed individually, which is appropriate as an Artifactory filestore.
Before setting up an Artifactory for filestore, you must .
To learn more, please refer to in the Microsoft Azure documentation.
Whether you are installing Artifactory for the first time, or are moving your filestore to Azure Blob Storage in the context of upgrading Artifactory, we recommend that you first do a standard installation of Artifactory using the default settings, or a standard upgrade using your current settings.
To move your Artifactory filestore to Azure Blob Storage, execute the following steps:
To use Azure Blob Storage, your Artifactory installation needs to be activated with an enterprise license.
To configure Artifactory to use Azure Blob Storage, you need to use the Azure Blob Storage binary provider described in Configuring the Filestore.
For an Artifactory HA cluster running version 5.0 and above, to migrate your filestore, please refer to Migrating Data from NFS.