This lab walks you through the creation of a Glacier vault. We will use CloudShell to create and upload files to the archive.
You will also create an SNS topic and subscribe to your email.
Duration: 60 minutes
AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia)
Glacier is the cheapest S3 storage class, it is used for archiving data.
One can put data in Glacier using the S3 Lifecycle policy. Example: After 180 days, transition to Archive or Deep Archive
It gives 99.999999999% durability and high security for storing data for the long term.
Archiving data for compliance purpose
Replacement to On prem's magnetic tape.
1. Launching Lab Environment
2. Create SNS Topic
3. Subscribe to SNS Topic
4. Create a Glacier vault
5. Create an Environment in CloudShell
6. Create a file and upload them to the glacier vault archive
7. Validation test