Amazon Simple Storage Service
gabe at gundy.org
Mon Dec 11 20:39:29 MST 2006
Does anyone use S3 from Amazon for backing up data off-site or serving
static files? It's pretty darn cheap, requires no hardware, scales, can
do HTTP and BitTorrent and a bunch of other cool things.
Pay only for what you use. There is no minimum fee, and no start-up
* $0.15 per GB-Month of storage used.
* $0.20 per GB of data transferred.
That's WAY cheaper far better then building my own RAIDed (and redundant
in every other way) server, paying for a colo and bandwidth in some
beefy data center and still having to admin it myself.
Are there other options out there that I've missed that are as
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