Amazon S3 Essentials

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  • Start with the basic concepts of Amazon S3 to get you going
  • Use Copy Object and Multipart Copy Object for objects of different sizes
  • Understand how to use the amazon management console for Amazon S3
  • Learn how to use the AWS SDK of Java and consume the Amazon S3
  • Get to grips with managing the bucket life cycle
  • Configure CORS to share resources to a different domain
  • Discover how to develop and deploy the static website on Amazon S3 using different services of Amazon

Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), provides developers and IT teams with secure, durable, and highly-scalable object storage. Amazon S3 is easy to use, with a simple web services interface to store and retrieve any amount of data from anywhere on the web.

S3 is automatically web scalable and responds to the requirements of your application and traffic, and therefore offers a key element to help companies deal dynamically with any spike in traffic for their application (such as a free e-book offer).

This book starts with the basics of the Amazon S3 and its features, and you will quickly get an understanding how to use the Amazon Management Console for Amazon S3 which is the simplest way to manage Amazon S3. Next, we will cover basic operations on bucket, folder, objects. Once the basic operations are understood, you will know how to use Amazon S3 using Java SDK. Following that, you will learn about Copy Objects and Multipart copy objects for large objects size. You will also learn to manage the life cycle of bucket and how to share resources to the different domain by configuring CORS. The book will then guide you through the development and deployment of a static website on Amazon S3 using different services of Amazon.

By the end of the book, you will be able to create a scalable application using Amazon S3.

  • Familiarize yourself with the concepts of Amazon S3
  • Understand basic operations of bucket, folders, and objects using Amazon S3 SDK Java
  • Leverage the power of Amazon S3 to effectively store and retrieve data
Page Count 112
Course Length 3 hours 21 minutes
ISBN 9781783554898
Date Of Publication 3 Nov 2015


Sunil Gulabani

Sunil Gulabani is a software engineer based in India. He is currently working on Java EE and the AWS Cloud platform. He is also a cloud evangelist who helps IT folks to leverage the AWS cloud platform for their business needs. He has insightful knowledge on designing microservices, system architecture and integration, data modeling, relational databases, and NoSQL in order for an application to achieve high throughput.

He has authored the following books:

  • Developing RESTFul Web Services with Jersey 2.0
  • Amazon S3 Essentials
  • Practical Amazon EC2, SQS, Kinesis, and S3