Object Storage

Object Storage is a data storage architecture that manages data as objects, instead of as a file hierarchy or blocks.

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    Object Storage vs. Block Storage Services

    Flexible and scalable data storage is a baseline requirement for most applications and services being developed today. With today's complex deployments, containers, and ephemeral infrastructure, the days of simply sav...
    By Brian Boucheron Block Storage Storage Object Storage Conceptual
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    How To Set Up an Object Storage Server Using Minio on Ubuntu 18.04

    Minio is a popular open source object storage server compatible with the Amazon S3 cloud storage service. The service stores unstructured data such as photos, videos, log files, backups, and container/VM images. For a...
    By finid, Brian Mutende Object Storage Ubuntu 18.04
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    How to Set Up a Scalable Laravel 6 Application using Managed Databases and Object Storage

    Data persistence and file storage represent two of the biggest challenges when horizontally scaling web applications. This is mainly due to the fact that it is hard to maintain consistency of variable data between mul...
    By Bobby Iliev, Erika Heidi PHP PHP Frameworks Object Storage Scaling DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database DigitalOcean Spaces Laravel
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    How To Back Up and Restore a Kubernetes Cluster on DigitalOcean Using Velero

    Velero is a convenient backup tool for Kubernetes clusters that compresses and backs up Kubernetes objects to object storage. It also takes snapshots of your cluster’s Persistent Volumes using your cloud provider’s bl...
    By Hanif Jetha, Jamon Camisso Backups Kubernetes Solutions Object Storage DigitalOcean Block Storage
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    How to Set Up a Scalable Django App with DigitalOcean Managed Databases and Spaces

    Django is a powerful web framework that can help you get your Python application or website off the ground quickly. It includes several convenient features like an object-relational mapper, a Python API, and a...
    By Justin Ellingwood, Hanif Jetha Solutions Django Python Frameworks CDN DigitalOcean Spaces Object Storage Nginx Let's Encrypt PostgreSQL Databases Ubuntu 18.04
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    How To Upload a File to Object Storage with Node.js

    Create a Node.js app to upload a file to your DigitalOcean Space
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Node.js Object Storage Solutions DigitalOcean Development
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    Solution Deep Dive: Building a Highly Available Web Application with Web Processing and Storing Capabilities Using MongoDB and Elk Stack

    In this article, we will go over the specific features of a high-availability application setup and discuss its components at a high level. At the end of each section, we’ll link out to additional resources on the top...
    By Kathleen Juell, Sebastian Canevari Solutions DigitalOcean Object Storage Load Balancing Block Storage MongoDB Security MySQL High Availability Databases
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    How to Set Up an Object Storage Server Using Minio on Ubuntu 16.04

    Minio is an open source object storage server that stores unstructured data like photos, videos, virtual machine images, containers, and log files as objects. This tutorial goes through installing and using Mino's web...
    By finid Object Storage Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Migrate from Amazon S3 to DigitalOcean Spaces with rclone

    DigitalOcean Spaces is an object storage service designed to make it easy and cost effective to store and serve large amounts of data. If you have previously relied on other object storage services, migrating data to ...
    By Justin Ellingwood Object Storage DigitalOcean
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    How to Speed Up WordPress Asset Delivery Using DigitalOcean Spaces CDN

    In this Solutions guide, we'll demonstrate how to offload your WordPress Media Library and other static assets to DigitalOcean Spaces, and deliver these to end users using the DigitalOcean Spaces CDN.
    By Hanif Jetha CDN Solutions DigitalOcean Object Storage WordPress
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    How To Automate Backups with DigitalOcean Spaces

    Backing up important data is an essential part of managing any computer infrastructure. In this tutorial, we will build a script around the s3cmd command line tool which can be used to quickly upload data to DigitalOc...
    By Sebastian Canevari Backups Object Storage DigitalOcean Solutions
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    How To Create a DigitalOcean Space and API Key

    DigitalOcean Spaces is an object storage service that makes it easy and cost effective to store and serve large amounts of data. Individual Spaces can be created and put to use quickly, with no configuration necessary...
    By Brian Boucheron Object Storage DigitalOcean
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    How To Store WordPress Assets on DigitalOcean Spaces

    DigitalOcean Spaces Sync offers direct compatibility with DigitalOcean Spaces. You can use it to connect your media library to your Space, and it offers options for storing your items on your server and Space, or on y...
    By Kathleen Juell Solutions DigitalOcean Object Storage WordPress
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    How To Set Up Object Storage with Django

    DigitalOcean Spaces is an object storage solution, ideal for unstructured data such as audio, video, images or large amounts of text. To learn more about Spaces and object storage, you can read through [An Introductio...
    By Jeremy Morris Python Django Object Storage Solutions DigitalOcean Programming Project Development
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    How To Transfer DigitalOcean Spaces Between Regions Using Rclone

    DigitalOcean Spaces is an object storage service designed to make it easy and cost effective to store and serve large amounts of data. In this guide, we will cover how to migrate data between Spaces regions, by using…
    By Brian Boucheron Object Storage DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Spaces
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    How To Proxy DigitalOcean Spaces with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04

    DigitalOcean Spaces is an object storage service that is compatible with the S3 API. In this tutorial we will show you how to use Nginx to proxy requests for objects on your Space....
    By Brian Boucheron Object Storage Solutions Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Use FileZilla Pro with DigitalOcean Spaces

    FileZilla Pro is a file transfer solution that works with FTP, SFTP, FTPS, and WebDAV protocols. In 2001, the original FileZilla project brought an open-source, cross-platform file access and transfer application to u...
    By Josue Andrade Gomes DigitalOcean Object Storage Solutions
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    How To Back Up Data to an Object Storage Service with the Restic Backup Client

    Restic is a secure and efficient backup client written in the Go language. It can backup local files to a number of different backend repositories such as a local directory, an SFTP server, or an S3-compatible object ...
    By Brian Boucheron Backups Object Storage Solutions
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    How To Back Up MySQL Databases to Object Storage with Percona on Ubuntu 16.04

    Databases often store some of the most valuable information in your infrastructure. Because of this, it is important to have reliable backups to guard against data loss in the event of an accident or hardware failure....
    By Justin Ellingwood Backups Object Storage MySQL Solutions Databases DigitalOcean Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Use Logrotate and S3cmd to Archive Logs to Object Storage on Ubuntu 16.04

    The log files produced by your servers and applications are full of information that is potentially useful when debugging software, investigating security incidents, and generating insightful metrics and statistics. A...
    By Brian Boucheron Logging Object Storage Solutions Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04