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C#, Node.js, and Python side-by-side - Three Simple Command Line Tools to Copy Files up to Windows Azure Blob Storage - blog post here:
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;
using System.IO;
using Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage;
using Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Auth;
using Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob;
internal class Program
private static void Main(string[] args)
var storageAccountName = "azuremap";
// storage key in file in parent directory called <storage_account_name>.storagekey
var storageAccountKey = File.ReadAllText(String.Format("d:/dev/github/{0}.storagekey", storageAccountName));
var storageContainerName = "maps";
var creds = new StorageCredentials(storageAccountName, storageAccountKey);
var storageAccount = new CloudStorageAccount(creds, useHttps: true);
var blobClient = storageAccount.CreateCloudBlobClient();
var container = blobClient.GetContainerReference(storageContainerName);
string[] files = {"azuremap.geojson", "azuremap.topojson"};
foreach (var file in files)
CloudBlockBlob blockBlob = container.GetBlockBlobReference(file);
var filepath = @"D:\dev\github\azuremap\upload\" + file;
blockBlob.UploadFromFile(filepath, FileMode.Open);
Console.WriteLine("Directory listing of all blobs in container {0}", storageContainerName);
foreach (IListBlobItem blob in container.ListBlobs())
if (Debugger.IsAttached) Console.ReadKey();
var azure = require('azure');
var fs = require('fs');
var storageAccountName = 'azuremap' // storage key in file in parent directory called <storage_account_name>.storagekey
var storageAccountKey = fs.readFileSync('../../%s.storagekey'.replace('%s', storageAccountName), 'utf8');
var storageContainerName = 'maps';
var blobService = azure.createBlobService(storageAccountName, storageAccountKey, storageAccountName + '');
var fileNameList = [ 'azuremap.geojson', 'azuremap.topojson' ];
for (var i=0; i<fileNameList.length; i++) {
var fileName = fileNameList[i];
console.log('=> ' + fileName);
blobService.createBlockBlobFromFile(storageContainerName, fileName, fileName,
{ contentType: 'application/json', cacheControl: 'public, max-age=3600' }, // max-age units is seconds, so 31556926 is 1 year
function(error) {
if (error) {
function(error, blobs) {
if (error) {
else {
console.log('Directory listing of all blobs in container ' + storageContainerName);
for(var i in blobs) {
from import *
storage_account_name = 'azuremap' # storage key in file in parent directory called <storage_account_name>.storagekey
storage_account_key = open(r'../../%s.storagekey' % storage_account_name, 'r').read()
blob_service = BlobService(account_name=storage_account_name, account_key=storage_account_key)
storage_container_name = 'maps'
blob_service.set_container_acl(storage_container_name, x_ms_blob_public_access='container')
for file_name in [r'azuremap.geojson', r'azuremap.topojson']:
myblob = open(file_name, 'r').read()
blob_name = file_name
blob_service.put_blob(storage_container_name, blob_name, myblob, x_ms_blob_type='BlockBlob')
blob_service.set_blob_properties(storage_container_name, blob_name, x_ms_blob_content_type='application/json', x_ms_blob_cache_control='public, max-age=3600')
# Show a blob listing which now includes the blobs just uploaded
blobs = blob_service.list_blobs(storage_container_name)
print("Directory listing of all blobs in container '%s'" % storage_container_name)
for blob in blobs:
# format for blobs is: <account><container>/<file>
# example blob for us:
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