Amazon S3


Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) is an online service provided by Amazon. it is a low cost, pay-as-you-go service that is fully scalable, fast and reliable. S3 guarantees server uptime of 99.9% and is one of the most cost effective file storage solutions available today.

Amazon S3 also offers 99.999999999% (11 9's) of durability. No better durability guarantee exists in the industry.

S3 is used by companies including Dropbox, Pinterest, Basecamp, Airbnb, Nasdaq, Thomson Reuters, Yelp, Canon and Adobe.

Because WordPress was not designed as a file storage solution the WPS3Files uses Amazon S3 to provide all of its file storage and management capabilities.


Default settings for hosted customers are as follows: