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Amazon S3 – More Than 449 Billion Objects

by Jeff Barr | on | in Amazon S3 | | Comments

As of the end of the second quarter of 2011, Amazon S3 holds more than 449 billion objects and processes up to 290,000 requests per second for them at peak times. Here’s a chart:

No matter how you look at it, that’s a lot of objects! Here are a few ways to put it into perspective:

— Jeff;