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6 things you should know about Amazon CloudSearch

Amazon CloudSearch is a fully-managed service in the AWS Cloud that makes it simple and cost-effective to set up, manage, and scale a custom search solution for your website or application. Amazon CloudSearch supports a rich set of features including language-specific text processing for 34 languages, free text search, faceted search, geospatial search, customizable relevance …

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Uploading a Large File to Amazon Web Services S3

The largest single file that can be uploaded into an Amazon S3 Bucket in a single PUT operation is 5 GB. If you want to upload large objects (> 5 GB), you will consider using multipart upload API, which allows to upload objects from 5 MB up to 5 TB. The Multipart Upload API is …

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Automatic Backup of MySQL Database to Amazon S3. Use of Object Expiration to Delete Old Backups

The importance of backing up a database needs no further demonstration. The following will create daily, weekly and monthly backups for our database and copy them to an Amazon S3 Bucket (MyBucketName) in MyBucketName/Daily, MyBucketName/Weekly and MyBucketName/Monthly folders respectively. To control the cost of our backup solution, we will set expiration to each file to …

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