The DBSync's Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) connector is built to connect to Amazon S3 for transferring of various sensitive data like files, directory systems from and into S3 cloud storage service. The DBSync's Amazon S3 connector supports the following four operations when connected with Amazon S3.
- Upload File
Upload file operation facilitates reading of file from local file system and writing to Amazon S3 cloud storage.
- Upload Directory
Upload directory operation facilitates reading of designated directory from local file system and writing to Amazon S3 cloud storage.
- Download File
Download file operation facilitates reading of file from Amazon S3 cloud storage and writing to local file system.
- Download Directory
Download directory facilitates reading of designated directory from Amazon S3 cloud storage and writing to local file system.
Uses of Amazon S3 Connector
The following are some of the benefits while using Amazon S3 connector.
- Scheduled auto backups and archives from file systems,databases to Amazon S3 and thereby reducing manual intervention.
- Improve file sharing capacity between database and Amazon S3.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Amazon S3?
Amazon Simple Storage Service is the storage for the internet. It has a simple web service interface that can be used to store and retrieve any amount of data,at any time, from anywhere on the web.
Does this connector be used for bidirectional integration?
Yes, and you also have the control to make it unidirectional if you choose.
Can I get a free trial version of DBSync?
DBSync is available for 14-day free trial after completing the registration process.
Is Amazon S3 connector available with both on-demand and on-premise Version?
Yes, The Amazon S3 connector is available with both on-demand and on-premise Version.
How frequent can we perform Integration?
The DBSync has an ability to trigger data integration for as low as three minutes.
How does DBSync connect to Amazon S3?
DBSync connects to Amazon S3 through Amazon S3 connector which has inbuilt API methods that opens a connection to the Amazon storage for reading and writing data in and out of platform.
Does DBSync need to be installed on the same machine as that of Amazon S3?
No, both of the platforms are available through cloud and if required can also be installed on-premise.