Amazon Simple Storage Service
Getting Started Guide (API Version 2006-03-01)

Common Use Scenarios

The AWS Solutions web page lists many of the ways you can use Amazon S3. The following list summarizes some of those ways.

  • Backup and Storage – Provide data backup and storage services for others.

  • Application Hosting – Provide services that deploy, install, and manage web applications.

  • Media Hosting – Build a redundant, scalable, and highly available infrastructure that hosts video, photo, or music uploads and downloads.

  • Software Delivery – Host your software applications that customers can download.

For more information, go to AWS Solutions.