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Comparing Data Transfer Speeds with S3 Transfer Acceleration

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through the steps to create an S3 Bucket to compare the speeds of Direct Upload and Transfer Accelerated Upload of a file.

  2. You will practice using Amazon S3.

  3. Duration: 45 minutes.

  4. AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

Architecture Diagram

Task Details

  1. Download a 55MB Video file from this link (vpc_demo) and save it to your local machine.

  2. Launching the lab environment

  3. Create an Amazon S3 Bucket.

  4. Upload a 55MB file through Direct Upload.

  5. Enable Transfer Acceleration.

  6. Upload a 55MB file after enabling Transfer Acceleration.

  7. Validation of the lab