Deep Dive on S3 Glacier Deep Archive

Published on Jun 20, 2019

Amazon S3 Glacier Deep Archive is a new storage class that provides secure, durable object storage for long-term data retention and digital preservation. S3 Glacier Deep Archive is designed for customers that retain data sets for 7-10 years or longer to meet business or regulatory compliance requirements, such as organizations in media and entertainment, financial services, healthcare, and public sectors. At just $0.00099 per GB-month (less than one-tenth of one cent, or $1 per TB-month), S3 Glacier Deep Archive offers the lowest cost storage class in the cloud, at prices significantly less expensive than storing and maintaining data in on-premises magnetic tape libraries and/or archiving data offsite.