Storage on AWS
In this chapter, you will
• Learn the storage offerings of AWS
• Learn to use Amazon S3
• Learn to use Amazon Glacier
• Learn to use Amazon Elastic Store
• Learn to use Amazon Elastic File System
• Learn how to move a large amount of data to AWS
The storage offerings of AWS can be divided into three major categories, as shown in Figure 2-1.
Figure 2-1 AWS storage platform
• Object storage An object is a piece of data, like a document, image, or video that is stored with some metadata in a flat structure. It provides that data to applications via APIs over the Internet. It is simple to build anything on top ...