How it works
Build a data lake
Run big data analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and high-performance computing (HPC) applications to unlock datainsights.
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Backup and restore critical data
Meet Recovery Time Objectives (RTO), Recovery Point Objectives (RPO), and compliance requirements with S3’s robust replication features.
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Archive data at the lowest cost
Move on-premises archives to the low-cost S3 Glacier and S3 Glacier Deep Archive storage classes to eliminate operational complexities.
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Run cloud-native applications
Build fast, powerful mobile and web-based cloud-native apps that scale automatically in a highly available configuration.
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How to get started
Find out how Amazon S3 works
Learn more about analytics, data management, query in place, storage classes, security, and more.
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