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Does App Platform to Spaces upload count as Outbound Traffic?

Posted December 14, 2021 157 views
Object StorageDigitalOcean SpacesDigitalOcean App Platform

If my backend service is running on App Platform, and it uploads files to a Spaces object storage instance, will that count against my App’s outbound transfer limit? I know if I was using, say, S3 it probably would. But since it’s all DigitalOcean, I was thinking maybe it wouldn’t.

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Hey there!

Outbound traffic from your app to your Space wouldn’t count toward the outbound bandwidth of the application.

Hope it helps!

Nate

Just need clarification here. Is this true? or it’s only true as long as the Droplet/App is on the same region as the Spaces.