Deep Dive: AWS Storage Gateway’s File Gateway and Amazon S3

Hybrid Cloud Storage



This video excerpt is part of a deep dive session focusing on how AWS Storage Gateway’s file interface, File Gateway works with Amazon S3, highlighting the benefits of using these together.

AWS Storage Gateway's file interface, or file gateway, offers you a seamless way to connect to the cloud in order to store application data files and backup images as durable objects on Amazon S3 cloud storage. File gateway offers SMB or NFS-based access to data in Amazon S3 with local caching. It can be used for on-premises applications, and for Amazon EC2-resident applications that need file storage in S3 for object based workloads.