Amazon S3 offers a range of storage classes designed for different use cases. The Amazon S3 storage classes are listed here:
- Amazon S3 Standard: For general purpose storage of frequently accessed data
- Amazon S3 Standard - Infrequent Access: For long-lived, but less frequently accessed data
- Amazon Glacier: For long-term archive
Taking advantage of Amazon S3 - Infrequent Access (IA) instead of Standard S3 can lead to immediate storage costs savings up to 30% with no code changes. You will need to understand your storage usage patterns and then configure policies to automatically move all or substantial portion of your data to the lower cost storage class, appropriately.
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