Contents tagged with AWS

  • Amazon storage

    Hello everybody,

    today I want to write a few words about Amazon storage. 

    So, first of all I'd like to say that Amzaon provides to kinds of storage: 



    If to speak about ephemeral, then I can say that main purpose of this storage is temporary storing of your data. If to compare ephemeral storage with S3 it has following limitations:

    access speed is not guaranteed

    there is not service level agreement for this service

    You can use ephemeral storage for the following staff:



    scratch data


    Let's talk now about S3. Question 1, why it is named S3? Amazon Simple Storage Service, or three letters S. 

    it has following features:

    Accessible via … more

  • AWS Product categories

    Hello everybody,

    today I want to document few main features of AWS. Below I want to mention AWS Product Categories:

    Compute services. Provide you with virtual machines

    Storage services. Raw block of content.

    Database services. Organized in some way data in organized chunks.

    Networking services. Provide with network assets.

    Messaging services. Communication between systems.

    Content delivery services - cached location for frequently accessed content. 

    Deployment and management - allows to pack, secure, monitor AWS apps.

    Next goes question, how developer can interact with AWS? As always in two ways: visual tools or through API.

    API in turn can be divided into two categories: SOAP/ … more