Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) – Amazon S3 is storage for the Internet. It is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers.
Amazon S3 provides a simple web services interface that can be used to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web. It gives any developer access to the same highly scalable, reliable, secure, fast, inexpensive infrastructure that Amazon uses to run its own global network of web sites. The service aims to maximize benefits of scale and to pass those benefits on to developers.
Amazon S3 Guide & Tutorials
1. Amazon S3 Simple Storage Service – Everything You Wanted to Know at labnol by Amit Agarwal
Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) is an easy and inexpensive Internet hard-drive from Amazon Web Services (AWS) with absolutely no limits. Now some people assume that Amazon S3 is a storage service meant primarily for web start-ups who store data in-the-cloud but that’s not correct because just about anyone (home users included) can benefit from S3.
For instance, you may backup your large music collection or even your entire computer hard-drive on S3. Similarly, bloggers can use Amazon S3 to store web images without worrying too much about their bandwidth bills. If you never had a chance to explore Amazon S3 before, read the following guide that makes S3 simple even for non-geeks. It has all the information and tools you would need to quickly get started with Amazon S3.
2. Amazon S3 – The Beginner’s Guide by Hongkiat
You might have heard of it, or perhaps using it already. But for those who have problems scaling your site, looking for solutions or looking for a stable online file hosting, here I’ve written a fairly complete article (I hoped) that give you a basic understanding on Amazon S3, together with guides on getting and account to using it. For the ease of reading, contents are spitted up in the following sections.
- In a Nutshell
- Gettting an Amazon S3 Account
- Using Amazon S3
- Amazon S3 as Image Hosting
- Amazon S3 Applications and Other Resources
3. 34 Useful Tools For Amazon S3 by ijaar
Amazon’s self storage service (S3) is becoming increasing popular because of its scalability and reliability. However, the lack of a graphical interface makes it hard for everybody to use S3. But with the tools mentioned below, you will be able to do everything with S3 that you have ever wanted without any hassle.
4. Amazon S3 Hosting Tips You Should Know About at Labnol by Amit Agarwal
If you using Amazon S3 (or CloudFront) for your web hosting needs, here are some essential tips that you should know about. The tips discussed here will also help reduce your monthly S3 bandwidth (thus saving you money) and you don’t have to be “technical guru” to implement them. There are a couple of good S3 file managers that provide a visual interface to manage S3 though my personal favorite is CloudBerry Explorer.
5. Tools to Utilize Amazon S3 for your Digital Media by IanFernando
Two days ago, I decided to get an account with Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service). I decided to get it because I have videos and audio that I want to start streaming to my landing pages, product sales page, optins, etc. So I figured I can utilize the cheap bandwidth of Amazon to my advantage.
While I spent almost half my day just looking and reading about Amazon S3, I found some good platforms that makes like easy. When I first signed up, which basically synced with my Amazon Associate account, I was up and ready to utilize S3. The problem is that the dashboard and FAQs is hella confusing.