Amazon S3 is a simple web services interface that you can use to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web.
Similar to FTP/SFTP, it allows external tools and services to store and retrieve large amounts of data.
Using S3 is recommended for uploads of data to Zaius on a scheduled basis from external systems. Common examples of recurring uploads include:
Typically a developer will be required to setup recurring uploads of data to Amazon S3, as it's an automatic process. Common developer tools to perform uploads to S3 include:
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AWS CLI (Windows, Mac & Linux)
AWS SDKs (Java, Python, Node.js, PHP, etc.)
All clients are provided an S3 bucket for imports and another for exports. The URL structure of the bucket is as follows:
CSV imports via Amazon S3 must adhere to the file names and structured outlined in the CSV documentation linked below: