Category Archives: Amazon S3

Amazon S3 Cloud HTML5 MP3 Player

Amazon S3 Cloud HTML5 Player plugin that allows you to link to your amazon S3 bucket and sets up a HTML5 Player playlist (horizontal or vertical). This plugin will support MP3 files only.

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You will need an amazon account to use this.

AWS access info

Add your amazon information amazon key and amazon secret key. Then just add the bucket to your account add folders.

Amazon S3 Cloud HTML5 MP3 Player Options

Amazon S3 Cloud HTML5 MP3 Player Options

Make sure you have public permission for all your music in your S3 buckets and folders.

S3 Management Console

S3 Management Console

Shortcode for Page or Post

[html5aws3mp3 player=”horizontal” bucket=”BUCKET” endpoint=”BUCKET-ENDPINT” folder=”FOLDER/”]

Plugin Page

Amazon S3 Error Handling

AWS CloudFront with PHP

Create sub buckets on amazon s3

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Self-Scaling hosting environment utilizing Amazon’s EC2


How to Setup Elastic Load Balancing on AWS


Automating Amazon S3 Backup on Windows with CloudBerry S3 Backup

CloudBerry S3 Backup is a Windows application that automates backup and restore
processes to Amazon S3 secure cloud storage. CloudBerry S3
Backup provides a powerful Backup and Restore program designed
to leverage Amazon S3storage to make your disaster recovery plan simple,
reliable, and affordable.

Disaster recovery planning is often times an afterthought that comes to
light when disaster strikes.

Very seldom do companies fully recover from loss of critical data which could
lead to loss of business.


What is Amazon S3

To use CloudBerry S3 Backup you should create your Amazon S3 account. Amazon S3 is unlimited
secure internet storage that leverages Amazon infrastructure. Amazon S3 is
primarily designed for software developers who want to take advantage of
scalable internet storage in their applications. However, the products like
CloudBerry S3 Backup unleash the power of Amazon S3 and make it available for
less sophisticated consumers.

There are no sign-up or minimum fees. You only pay
for what you use. In many cases your monthly checks will be less than a dollar!
The costs start at $0.15 per GB of data storage a month and ONLY (!) $0.03 per
GB of data transfer until June, 30 2009. The data transfer costs will return
to the normal $0.1 per GB as of July, 1 2009. So hurry up to do the initial

Check here
for more info on Amazon S3 pricing.

With CloudBerry S3 Backup you can

  • Setup your backup process in a couple of minutes
  • Strong data encryption protects your data
    from unauthorized access
  • Data compression allows you to lower your Amazon S3
    storage and transfer costs
  • Scheduling capabilities automate the backup
  • Backups are available for recovery 24/7
  • Intuitive interface provides easy file and folder
    selection capabilities
  • No proprietary storage format. You can access your
    files using other Amazon S3 tools.
  • Control bandwidth utilization to do other tasks
    online when backup is running
  • Support multiple storage clouds in the future such
    as Microsoft Azure, Sun Cloud Storage Service


This is a list of CloudBerry S3 Backup features.

  • Easy installation and configuration
  • Scheduling capabilities
  • Data encryption
  • Data retention schedule
  • Secure online storage
  • Backup verification
  • Alerting notifications
  • Indication for successful/failed backup status
  • The ability to restore to a particular date
  • Backup open files
  • Bandwidth throttling
  • Support SSL for secure data connection
  • Minimize to tray
  • Built-in feedback form


CloudBerry S3 Backup is a fully functional backup product that can help computer users ranging from private individuals to small and mid size business leverage Amazon S3 secure and reliable Cloud storage to automate data backup and restore processes. If you are considering using Amazon S3 for data backup purposes it is a good reason to start now and download CloudBerry S3 Backup from CloudBerry Lab website at


Posted by on June 10, 2009 in 1, Amazon S3, php, Web Services


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Managing Amazon S3 on Windows with CloudBerry Explorer freeware

CloudBerry Explorer is a freeware Windows Client for Amazon S3 and CloudFront services.  CloudBerry Explorer makes managing files in Amazon S3 storage EASY. By providing an FTP client like user interface to Amazon S3 accounts, files, and buckets, CloudBerry lets you manage your files on cloud just as you would on your own local computer. And best of all it is absolutely free!

With CloudBerry Explorer you can

* Allow end users to accomplish simple tasks without special technical knowledge
* Automate time-consuming tasks to improve productivity
* With CloudBerry Explorer, Amazon S3 becomes an extension to your local storage. You are no longer limited to the classic data storage on your local drive(s). With CloudBerry Explorer, you can move files to Amazon S3 just as easily as managing them on your local drive(s).
* CloudBerry Explorer allows you to move large files such as photos, videos, and music to Amazon S3 and free up your local storage.
* The files on your Amazon S3 can be shared with anyone who has access to the internet. For security purposes, the S3 accounts can be password protected and access can be restricted
* Manage CloudFront distributions to publish content in multiple geographical zones

CloudBerry Explorer

CloudBerry Explorer

This is a long list of CloudBerry Explorer features

· Register and connect to any number of Amazon S3 accounts
· Work with any number of Amazon S3 accounts simultaneously
· Fast copy files between your S3 accounts
· Share buckets and files located on Amazon S3 with other users
· Create, browse, and delete S3 buckets
· Copy and move files between Amazon S3 and your local computer
· Set up file access permissions
· Automate common tasks with Microsoft PowerShell
· Generate external URLs
· Copy/Move in background
· Support for MD5 to ensure files are not corrupted while transferred to S3
· Copy files from Windows Explorer
· Support for Amazon CloudFront service
· Support for CNAMEs
· Support for time limited or signed URLs
· Apply ACL list to child objects (files inside a bucket)
· Remember user settings
· Rename objects in S3
· Support for Requester Pays Option for Amazon S3
· Support for FLV encoder for Amazon S3
· Generate BiTorrent URLs
· Generate short URLs using
· Hide to tray
· Built-in feedback form


CloudBerry Explorer is a solid Amazon S3 client that can help developers, web designers and other users who want to exploit Amazon S3 and CloudFront services.  If you work with Amazon S3 on Windows or considering using Amazon S3 it is a good reason to start now and download CloudBerry Explorer from CloudBerry Lab website at

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Posted by on April 13, 2009 in Amazon S3


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