Introduction to Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)

Introduction to Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)

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SPL-65 - Version 2.3.0

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Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) is an object storage service that offers industry-leading scalability, data availability, security, and performance. This means customers of all sizes and industries can use it to store and protect any amount of data for a range of use cases, such as websites, mobile applications, backup and restore, archive, enterprise applications, IoT devices, and big data analytics. Amazon S3 provides easy-to-use management features so you can organize your data and configure finely-tuned access controls to meet your specific business, organizational, and compliance requirements. Amazon S3 is designed for 99.999999999% (11 9's) of durability, and stores data for millions of applications for companies all around the world.

Visit the Amazon S3 product information page for additional details, capabilities, and a short introduction video about the service.

This lab teaches you the basics of Amazon S3 using the AWS Management Console.

Topics covered

When you finish the lab, you will know how to:

  • Create a bucket in Amazon S3
  • Add an object to a bucket
  • Manage access permissions on an object or a bucket
  • Create a bucket policy
  • Use bucket versioning

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