Chapter 7. Storing your objects: S3 and Glacier

This chapter covers

  • Transferring files to S3 with the help of the terminal
  • Integrating S3 into your applications with SDKs
  • Hosting a static website with S3
  • Diving into the internals of the S3 object store

You can store images, videos, documents, and executables with the help of an object store. You’ll learn about the concept of an object store in this chapter. In addition, we’ll introduce a managed service on AWS offering an object store: Amazon S3. You’ll also learn about Amazon Glacier, a backup and archiving store.

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