In this post we will discuss the advantages of storing media content of your
website on Amazon S3 and how CloudBerry Explorer can help.
If you want to learn how to get your Amazon S3 account you can read our
previous post here
One of the typical ways to improve scalability of high traffic website is to
serve it contents from several web servers. For example you may want to store
your html files and dynamic script files at http://www.mysite.com/ while
multimedia content such as images, video and audio files at
http://media.mysite.com/ This way all request for html pages will go to first
sever and requests for media content will go to the second one allowing each
server to perform better under high load.
Let’s see how you can employ Amazon S3 as your second server. Amazon S3
offers you unlimited scalability and pay as you go model. You pay only for
what ac... (more)
CloudBerry Lab has released CloudBerry Online Backup - an application that
allows users to backup their data online to their Amazon S3 accounts.
Disaster recovery planning is often times an afterthought that comes to light
when disaster strikes. Very seldom do companies fully recover from loss of
critical data which could lead to loss of business. CloudBerry Backup
provides a powerful Backup and Restore product designed to leverage Amazon S3
reliable and secure online storage to make your disaster recovery plan
simple, reliable, and affordable.
CloudBerry Backup is a backup produ... (more)
Note: this post applies to CloudBerry Explorer 1.7 and later.
CloudBerry S3 Explorer is by far the most popular Amazon S3 and CloudFront
manager on Windows platform. At the same time Amazon rapidly enhance their
services to meet growing customer expectations. To maintain our leadership
position we are trying to say on top of Amazon developments and support all
recent enhancements in CloudBerry Explorer.
Today CloudFront team introduced a new exciting capability that will help to
protect your content on the distributions. You might want to use CloudFront
to deliver a digital ass... (more)
CloudBerry Lab has released CloudBerry Explorer v1.7, a freeware application
that allows users to manage files in Amazon S3 buckets just as they would on
their local computers.
CloudBerry Explorer allows end users to accomplish simple tasks without
special technical knowledge, automate time-consuming tasks to improve
With CloudBerry Explorer, Amazon S3 becomes an extension to your local
storage. You are no longer limited to the classic data storage on your local
drive(s). With CloudBerry Explorer, you can move files to Amazon S3 just as
easily as managing them on ... (more)
CloudBerry Demo at Cloud Expo
Cloud Computing Expo - With the release of CloudBerry Backup for Windows Home
Server 1.3.3 we introduce a support for Drive Extender.
What is Drive Extender?
According to Wikipedia Windows Home Server Drive Extender is a file-based
replication system that provides three key capabilities:
* Multi-disk redundancy so that if any given disk fails, data is not lost
* Arbitrary storage expansion by supporting any type of hard disk drive
* A single folder namespace (no drive letters)
If you translate it to less technical terms it means that you can add disks ... (more)