Simple Notification Service (SNS)
Kinesis + MQ
Databases & Analytics
Storage Classes

S3 Standard

  • Default storage class.
  • For performance-sensitive use cases and frequently accessed data - Low latency and high throughput performance.
  • 99.999999999% (11 9s) Durability.
  • 99.99% availability over a given year - Objects stored across at least 3 Availability Zones.
  • If objects are stored successfully, AWS responds with a HTTP 200 OK status.
Price
First 50 TB / Month
$0.023 per GB
Data Transfer Inbound
Free
Data Transfer Outbound
~ $0.08 per GB
1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST requests
$0.005
Retrieval Fees
None

S3 Standard-Infrequent Access (S3 Standard-IA)

  • For less frequently accessed data but requires rapid access when needed.
  • 99.999999999% (11 9s) Durability.
  • 99.99% availability over a given year - Objects stored across at least 3 Availability Zones.
Price
All Storage / Month
$0.0125 per GB
Data Transfer Inbound
Free
Data Transfer Outbound
~ $0.08 per GB
1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST requests
$0.01
Retrieval Fees
$0.01 per GB
Minimum Billable Object Size
128KB
Minimum Billable Storage Duration
30 days

S3 One Zone-Infrequent Access (S3 One Zone-IA)

  • For less frequently accessed data but requires rapid access when needed, such as storing secondary backup copies of on-premises data or easily re-creatable data.
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  • DOES NOT store data in a minimum of three Availability Zones (AZs) - Stores data in a single AZ.
  • Lower-cost option for infrequently accessed data but do not require the availability and resilience of S3 Standard or S3 Standard-IA.
  • 99.999999999% (11 9s) Durability of objects in a single Availability Zone (data will be lost if AZ is destroyed).
  • 99.5% availability over a given year.
Price
All Storage / Month
$0.01 per GB
Data Transfer Inbound
Free
Data Transfer Outbound
~ $0.08 per GB
1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST requests
$0.01
Retrieval Fees
$0.01 per GB
Minimum Billable Object Size
128KB
Minimum Billable Storage Duration
30 days

S3 Glacier

  • Secure, durable, and low-cost storage class for data archiving.
  • Retrieval times range from minutes to hours
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  • 99.999999999% (11 9s) Durability.
  • 3 Types of retrieval options:
    • Expedited - 1-5 minutes.
    • Standard - 3-5 hours.
    • Bulk - 5-12 hours.
    Price
    All Storage / Month
    $0.004 per GB
    Data Transfer Inbound
    Free
    Data Transfer Outbound
    ~ $0.08 per GB
    1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST requests
    $0.05
    Retrieval Fees
    Depends on retrieval option
    Minimum Billable Object Size
    40KB
    Minimum Billable Storage Duration
    90 days

S3 Glacier Deep Archive

  • For long-term retention and digital preservation for data that is accessed very rarely.
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  • Also used for backup and disaster recovery.
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  • 99.999999999% (11 9s) Durability.
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  • 3 Types of retrieval options:
    • Standard - 12 hours.
    • Bulk - Up to 48 hours.
  • Price
    All Storage / Month
    $0.00099 per GB
    Data Transfer Inbound
    Free
    Data Transfer Outbound
    ~ $0.08 per GB
    1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST requests
    $0.05
    Retrieval Fees
    Depends on retrieval option
    Minimum Billable Object Size
    40KB
    Minimum Billable Storage Duration
    180 days

S3 Intelligent-Tiering

  • Automatically optimizes storage costs for data with unknown or changing access patterns.
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  • Stores objects in four access tiers, optimized for frequent, infrequent, archive, and deep archive access - Frequent and Infrequent Access tiers have same low latency and high throughput performance of S3 Standard. Archive access and deep Archive access tiers have same performance as Glacier and Glacier Deep Archive.
  • 99.999999999% (11 9s) Durability.
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  • 99.9% availability over a given year.
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    Price
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    All Storage / Month
    Depends on access tier used.
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    Data Transfer Inbound
    Free
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    Data Transfer Outbound
    ~ $0.08 per GB
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    1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST requests
    $0.005
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    Retrieval Fees
    None
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    Minimum Billable Storage Duration
    30 days
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