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CloudBerry Lab has released CloudBerry Explorer v1.5, 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 productivity.  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 your local drive(s). CloudFront Access log  is a recent addition to Amazon CloudFront service. It generates activity records that show you details about every request delivered through Amazon CloudFront.  CloudBerry Explorer 1.5 added a basic support for CloudFront access log support that in... (more)

How to manage Amazon S3 Versioning with CloudBerry Explorer

Note: this post applies to CloudBerry Explorer PRO 1.8 and later. Versioning is an exciting new feature that makes Amazon S3 that allows you to create versions of objects instead of overwriting them and keep them on S3. Versioning support dramatically increases a range of Amazon s3 of possible applications and it is only limited by your imagination. It is currently in beta an supported only for buckets located in the new Northern California region. Newer version of CloudBerry Explorer comes with support for versioning. You can turn on versioning aware mode, turn on versioning fo... (more)

Introducing Glacier Support for CloudBerry Backup

CloudBerry S3 Backup is a powerful Windows program that automate backup and restore processes to Amazon S3 cloud storage. Now with Amazon Glacier support Amazon Glacier, a secure, reliable and low cost storage service designed for data archiving and backup. In order to keep costs low, Amazon Glacier is optimized for data that is infrequently accessed and for which retrieval times of several hours are suitable. With Amazon Glacier, you can reliably store large or small amounts of data for as little as $0.01 per gigabyte per month. The latest release of CloudBerry Backup  comes with ... (more)

How to copy files to Amazon S3 in background with CloudBerry Explorer

Sometimes you have to copy a lot of files to your Amazon S3 account. For instance you want to move your static HTML files and images off your hosting provider to Amazon S3 to take advantage of reliable and secure storage, cost efficiency and CloudFront CDN or you simply want to backup your files to S3.  CloudBerry Explorer can help you to make it easily and quickly.   Note: this post assumes that you are familiar with CloudBerry Explorer. if you don’t we urge you to download it for free at http://s3explorer.cloudberrylab.com/ Introducing copy queue Chose you source and destinatio... (more)

How to host Media Files on Amazon S3 with CloudBerry Explorer (part 1)

In this post we will discuss the advantages of storing media content of your website on Amazon S3 and how CloudBerry Explorer can help.   Overview 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... (more)