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What is cross region replication in AWS?
Last Updated: 18th May, 2020
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In this way, what is s3 Cross region replication?
S3 Cross-Region Replication Cross-region replication is a feature that enables automatic and asynchronous copy of your data from one destination bucket to another destination bucket located in one of the other AWS regions.
Subsequently, question is, what are the use cases of cross region replication Amazon s3? Cross Region Replication with S3. Sometimes you need objects from one region into another region. A common use case is centralizing logs from multiple regions for data analytics. Amazon Simple Storage Storage (S3) is a service that stores objects by means of a key and a value.
In this manner, how do you enable cross region replication?
Let's get Practical
- Create two buckets in different regions.
- Select the source bucket, click on properties tab and enable versioning.
- Click on the Management tab, select Replication and click on the Add Rule button.
- We would like to set the entire bucket as the source so leave the default settings and click Next.
How fast is s3 Cross region replication?
Replicate objects within 15 minutes — You can use S3 Replication Time Control (S3 RTC) to replicate your data in the same AWS Region or across different Regions in a predictable time frame. S3 RTC replicates 99.99 percent of new objects stored in Amazon S3 within 15 minutes (backed by a service level agreement).