S3 is a storage service used by Amazon. In this video, make use of your static and media files in S3.
- [Instructor] Now our project is up and running … on Amazon's Beanstalk and it's looking good. … If we even went into the admin we could start … adding some things via the database however, … there's an issue in that any media files that we save … are going to be destroyed periodically by Amazon … because the way Elastic Beanstalk work … it will not hold on to files for us. … So we actually want to store our static … and media files using their S3 storage service. … Now for this we're going to be using the following guide, … you can get the URL for that here. … But what we're going to do is set up an S3 storage unit … so that we can have our static and media files there. … Let's go ahead and move over to our AWS console … and inside of here we need to go ahead … and click on services and get the storage and we want S3. … Now I just want to mention very quickly … that remember when we talked about how complex AWS is, … look at all the different services that you can get into … and that Amazon provides here. …
- Transferring code to a server
- Managing media files
- Creating a custom URL
- Configuring file settings
- Securing a server
- Database setup
- PostgreSQL setup
- Gunicorn testing
- NGINX setup
- Storage setup
Skill Level Intermediate
What you should know1m 44s
1. Digital Ocean
Next steps1m 7s
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.