Creating a bucket

  1. To create an S3 bucket, we simply search for the S3 service in the management console and then click the Create bucket button in the Amazon S3 Dashboard: 

  1. In the Create bucket dialog, we need to give the bucket a name. The name needs to be unique across all of AWS, as all of the buckets are automatically available via a unique DNS address in the following format:
 http://{your-bucket-name}.s3.amazonaws.com 

Usually, companies tend to find a good bucket naming schema, perhaps reversing the name of your domain like com-example-my-bucket-name or similar. The buckets also cannot contain any uppercase characters and must begin ...

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