Tag: S3

Amazon S3 is object storage built to store and retrieve any amount of data from anywhere. Read on this collection of blog posts on this AWS product.

Moving Data to S3 with Apache NiFi

Chris Gambino
Chris Gambino
June 11, 2019

Moving data to the cloud is one of the cornerstones of any cloud migration. Apache NiFi is an open source tool that enables you to easily move and ...

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  • S3

S3 FTP: Build a Reliable and Inexpensive FTP Server Using Amazon’s S3

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Jeremy Cook
April 13, 2019

Is it possible to create an S3 FTP file backup/transfer solution, minimizing associated file storage and capacity planning administration headache?...

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  • S3

New Amazon S3 Features Announced at re:Invent

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Stuart Scott
November 26, 2018

In true AWS style, a number of new features and services were announced yesterday, the day before the official start of re:Invent. Three of thes...

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  • re:Invent 2018
  • S3
  • S3

How to Optimize Amazon S3 Performance

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Stuart Scott
September 26, 2018

Amazon S3 is the most common storage options for many organizations, being object storage it is used for a wide variety of data types, from the sma...

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  • S3

Cloud Academy Sketches: Encryption in S3

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Stuart Scott
February 13, 2018

Some of 2017’s largest data breaches involved unprotected Amazon Simple Storage (S3) buckets that left millions of customer data records exposed to...

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  • S3

How to Diagnose Cancer with Amazon Machine Learning

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Logan Rakai
January 3, 2018

A common question in the medical field is: Is it possible to distinguish one class of samples from another, based on some set of measurements? Re...

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  • Machine Learning
  • S3

AWS re:Invent 2017 Day 3. Amazon Rekognition Video Enables Object and Face Recognition

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Andrew Larkin
November 30, 2017

From the 22 new features released by AWS today at re:invent 2017, Amazon Rekognition Video stood out to me as the interesting “quiet achiever” I wa...

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  • re:Invent 2017
  • S3

Using Amazon Athena to query S3 data for CloudTrail logs

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Greg DeRenne
August 10, 2017

Who is Athena again? Athena is the Greek goddess of wisdom, craft, and war. (But at least she had a calm temperament, and only fought for a just ca...

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  • Athena
  • AWS
  • CloudTrail
  • S3

S3 Lifecycle Policies, Versioning & Encryption: AWS Security

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Stuart Scott
February 10, 2016

Implementing Lifecycle Policies and Versioning will minimise data loss. Following on from last week’s look at Security within S3 I want to continu...

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  • S3

Amazon S3 Security: master S3 bucket polices and ACLs

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Stuart Scott
February 2, 2016

Learn about Bucket Policies and ways of  implementing Access Control Lists (ACLs) to restrict/open your Amazon S3 buckets and objects to the Public...

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  • S3

Popular Articles

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Andrew Larkin
— August 7, 2019

Disadvantages of Cloud Computing

If you want to deliver digital services of any kind, you’ll need to estimate all types of resources, not the least of which are CPU, memory, storage, and network connectivity. Which resources you choose for your delivery —  cloud-based or local — is up to you. But you’ll definitely want...

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Andrew Larkin
— June 6, 2019

The 11 AWS Certifications: Which is Right for You and Your Team?

As companies increasingly shift workloads to the public cloud, cloud computing has moved from a nice-to-have to a core competency in the enterprise. This shift requires a new set of skills to design, deploy, and manage applications in cloud computing. As the market leader and most ma...

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  • AWS Certifications
Joe Nemer
Joe Nemer
— June 18, 2019

AWS Certification Practice Exam: What to Expect from Test Questions

If you’re building applications on the AWS cloud or looking to get started in cloud computing, certification is a way to build deep knowledge in key services unique to the AWS platform. AWS currently offers 11 certifications that cover major cloud roles including Solutions Architect, De...

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  • AWS Certifications
Albert Qian
Albert Qian
— October 18, 2018

Microservices Architecture: Advantages and Drawbacks

Microservices are a way of breaking large software projects into loosely coupled modules, which communicate with each other through simple Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). Microservices have become increasingly popular over the past few years. The modular architectural style,...

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  • Microservices
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Jeremy Cook
— April 13, 2019

S3 FTP: Build a Reliable and Inexpensive FTP Server Using Amazon’s S3

Is it possible to create an S3 FTP file backup/transfer solution, minimizing associated file storage and capacity planning administration headache? FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a fast and convenient way to transfer large files over the Internet. You might, at some point, have config...

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Stuart Scott
— July 26, 2019

How to Use & Install the AWS CLI

What is the AWS CLI? | The AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) is for managing your AWS services from a terminal session on your own client, allowing you to control and configure multiple AWS services and implement a level of automation. If you’ve been using AWS for some time and feel...

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  • AWS CLI
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Michael Sheehy
— August 19, 2019

What Exactly Is a Cloud Architect and How Do You Become One?

One of the buzzwords surrounding the cloud that I'm sure you've heard is "Cloud Architect." In this article, I will outline my understanding of what a cloud architect does and I'll analyze the skills and certifications necessary to become one. I will also list some of the types of jobs ...

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  • Cloud Computing
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John Chell
— June 13, 2019

AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate: A Study Guide

The AWS Solutions Architect - Associate Certification (or Sol Arch Associate for short) offers some clear benefits: Increases marketability to employers Provides solid credentials in a growing industry (with projected growth of as much as 70 percent in five years) Market anal...

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  • AWS Certifications
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Nitheesh Poojary
— March 26, 2019

How DNS Works – the Domain Name System (Part One)

Before migrating domains to Amazon's Route53, we should first make sure we properly understand how DNS works While we'll get to AWS's Route53 Domain Name System (DNS) service in the second part of this series, I thought it would be helpful to first make sure that we properly understand...

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Stefano Bellasio
Stefano Bellasio
— April 29, 2014

Prerequisites to Learn Cloud Computing – Introduction

Learn Cloud Computing: Basic Requirements Introduction What are the prerequisites and requirements to start learning Cloud Computing? This is the first article in a series to introduce our members to the Prerequisites to learning  Cloud Computing. This was a question I got a thousan...

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Vineet Badola
— July 15, 2019

AWS AMI Virtualization Types: HVM vs PV (Paravirtual VS Hardware VM)

Amazon Machine Images (AWS AMI) offers two types of virtualization: Paravirtual (PV) and Hardware Virtual Machine (HVM). Each solution offers its own advantages. When we’re using AWS, it’s easy for someone — almost without thinking —  to choose which AMI flavor seems best when spinning...

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  • Hardware Virtual Machine
  • Paravirtual
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Jeremy Cook
— September 17, 2019

Cloud Migration Risks & Benefits

If you’re like most businesses, you already have at least one workload running in the cloud. However, that doesn’t mean that cloud migration is right for everyone. While cloud environments are generally scalable, reliable, and highly available, those won’t be the only considerations dri...

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  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Cloud Migration

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