Bucket Explorer is a User Interface for Amazon`s Simple Storage Service, S3. Amazon S3 provides "pay only for what you use" secure on-line data storage service. You can use Bucket Explorer as a simple FTP tool or a backup tool for Amazon S3.
Features: Bucket Explorer provides a simple interface for users of Amazons S3 service. S3 or the simple storage service is a pay for use storage service provided by Amazon. With Amazon S3 you are able to store your data securely on folders like "buckets". Access is available from anywhere. You are able to share the files with family & friends. In fact you can even share them with anyone. The bucket explorer works as a FTP tool to the storage service. It can be used as a back up tool too.
Using the application is really simple. You need to subscribe to the Amazon web services or AWS first, subscribe to the storage service as well. You are then ready to download and install the bucket explorer application. Access id key and the secret access key for Amazon services needs to be entered into the bucket explorer fields so that they can be used for access. Creating buckets, uploading, managing and sharing becomes easy then on. You can use the service to synchronize data on multiple computers. Upload HTML format pages for web hosting. You are able to create public URLs and signed URLs to share the files. You can access shared buckets and files from someone else`s account. Logging can be set up for audit trail.
Overall: Nice and necessary utility for upload of the buckets into the storage service.