Storage API News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to storage APIs, which is another essential aspect of doing APIs.

Title Source Visit
Comparing Node & JQuery File Upload vs Filestack (2017-05-16) blog.filestack.com
Amazon Athena adds API/CLI, AWS SDK support, and audit logging with AWS CloudTrail (2017-05-23) aws.amazon.com
Rook.io Container Native Storage on OpenShift (2017-05-29) blog.openshift.com
Amazon Aurora Can Export Data into Amazon S3 (2017-06-01) aws.amazon.com
Tackling data sovereignty with DevOps .. (2017-06-03) carrenza.com
In the coming cloud computing war, storage is the next front (2017-06-05) readwrite.com
Amazon ends its unlimited cloud storage plan (2017-06-08) techcrunch.com
Amazon has killed off its unlimited data storage deal (2017-06-08) www.theverge.com
Amazon drops its unlimited cloud storage plan (2017-06-08) www.engadget.com
Cloud storage, at the center of the APIs battle (2017-06-11) bbvaopen4u.com
Box introduces desktop app Box Drive (2017-06-14) techcrunch.com
API Web Storage (2017-06-14) medium.com
Google Drive will soon back up any file or folder on your computer (2017-06-14) www.engadget.com
The quest for a more secure Dropbox alternative (2017-06-26) usblog.kaspersky.com
Dropbox collects privacy settings into a security checkup page (2017-06-27) www.engadget.com
Introducing The Filestack Command (2017-06-30) blog.filestack.com
Google Drive is ready to back up all the files on your PC (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
Experts Warn Too Often AWS S3 Buckets Are Misconfigured, Leak Data (2017-07-13) kasperskycontenthub.com
Scality Zenko: An Open Source Multi (2017-07-21) thenewstack.io
How the Filesystem Can Become a More Powerful Abstraction (2017-07-25) medium.com
Scientists can turn crystals into reusable electrical conductors (2017-07-27) www.engadget.com
Monitor AWS S3 with Datadog (2017-07-27) www.datadoghq.com
CloudFile (2017-08-06) medium.com
Google Drive API v3 — Files Resource (2017-08-07) medium.com
Seamless Upgrades: The Next Frontier for OpenStack (2017-08-10) blog.rackspace.com
Backblaze’s unlimited backup service increases upload and restore speeds, adds file sharing and more (2017-08-10) techcrunch.com
Amazon Tackles Security of Data in S3 Storage (2017-08-14) www.darkreading.com
Secure 2TBs of cloud storage space for life — for under $50 (2017-08-15) thenextweb.com
Picking a Decentralized Storage System (2017-08-15) medium.com
Meeting and Hotel Booking Provider’s Data Found in Public Amazon S3 Bucket (2017-08-21) kasperskycontenthub.com
Gluster for OpenShift – Part 1: Container (2017-08-21) developers.redhat.com
Filestack Intelligent Ingestion: The World’s Most Reliable File Uploading Technology (2017-08-23) blog.filestack.com
Serverless: password protecting a static website in an AWS S3 bucket (2017-08-30) medium.com
AWS launches Redshift Spectrum, which lets users query data in S3 (2017-08-31) apple.news
SanDisk’s 400GB microSD card is the largest ever (2017-08-31) www.theverge.com
Introducing the CDN node (2017-09-01) www.stackery.io
Keeping Your Files Safe in Google’s Cloud (2017-09-07) www.nytimes.com
4 Reasons Not to Use AWS Elastic Block Storage for Stateful Container Operations (2017-09-08) thenewstack.io
Boots on the Ground at Interdrone 2017: Why an Upload API matters to Drone Service Providers (2017-09-11) blog.filestack.com
3 Things to Know About AWS S3 Security to Stay Out of the Headlines (2017-09-13) blog.rackspace.com
Digital Ocean launches Spaces, its object storage service (2017-09-20) techcrunch.com
Verizon Hit by Another Amazon S3 Leak (2017-09-25) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Dropbox redesigns itself as a hipster file sharing service (2017-10-03) www.theverge.com
Experimental Amazon S3 API support for Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage Service (2017-10-03) medium.com
How Dubsmash uses [email protected] to serve dynamic SPA using S3 (2017-10-05) medium.com
Red Hat Fills Out its Cloud (2017-10-05) thenewstack.io
Building a data lake in S3 using an event (2017-10-06) medium.com
How to Add Google Image Search API to Your File Uploader (2017-10-09) blog.filestack.com
How to Upload with Google Drive API (2017-10-16) blog.filestack.com
Introducing Dropbox Professional: Powerful tools to showcase your work (2017-10-17) blogs.dropbox.com
Dropbox targets freelancing workers with new 'Professional' tier (2017-10-17) www.engadget.com
Dropbox Professional delivers new account option for freelancers and creatives (2017-10-17) techcrunch.com
Find your unprotected Amazon S3 buckets with this free tool (2017-10-19) thenextweb.com
OpenIO raises $5 million to build your own Amazon S3 on any storage device (2017-10-24) techcrunch.com
Don’t DIY, API With Filestack (2017-10-24) blog.filestack.com
Hosting Static React Websites on AWS S3 (& CloudFront) with SSL (2017-10-28) medium.com
You have Drones. You have Data. You need Filestack. (2017-10-30) blog.filestack.com
How Dropbox Smart Sync helps turn data hoarders into idea miners (2017-10-31) blogs.dropbox.com
Azure Storage Introduction (2017-11-01) auth0.com
Why you should drop Dropbox in favor of SpiderOak (2017-11-07) boingboing.net
New tools help could help prevent Amazon S3 data leaks (2017-11-07) techcrunch.com
Amazon S3 security update tries to protect admins from their own mistakes (2017-11-07) thenextweb.com
Filling Cloud Firestore with data (2017-11-09) medium.com
AWS Beefs Up Security Features After S3 Misconfigurations (2017-11-10) www.silicon.co.uk
How designers use Dropbox Paper embeds to simplify their workflow (2017-11-13) blogs.dropbox.com
AWS Announces New S3 Encryption Features (2017-11-16) dzone.com
Microsoft and GitHub team up to take Git virtual file system to macOS, Linux (2017-11-16) arstechnica.com
Amazon launches new cloud storage service for U.S. spy agencies (2017-11-20) www.washingtonpost.com
Box combines its content management services with Microsoft Azure's cloud storage (2017-11-21) siliconangle.com
The Data Storage Explosion (2017-11-24) news.sys-con.com
AWS makes it easier and faster to query data stored in its S3 and Glacier storage services (2017-11-29) techcrunch.com
Transparent Autoscaling of Instance Storage (2017-12-01) databricks.com
GitHub (2017-12-02) github.com
Storage briefing: The evolution of software (2017-12-13) www.computerweekly.com
Filestack Passes One Billion Files Uploaded, Adds Content Intelligence to API Platform (2017-12-14) www.lifepulsehealth.com
How Virtualization Supports Healthcare Data Storage Needs (2017-12-29) hitinfrastructure.com
Ingesting IoT Sensor Data Into S3 With an RPI3 (2017-12-29) dzone.com
Password Protect Sensitive Dropbox/Google Drive/iCloud/OneDrive Files (2018-02-05) medium.com
Using AWS S3 for Database Backup Storage (2018-02-23) dzone.com
Integrating S3 with Lambda (plus some use cases) (2018-03-18) medium.com
A Security Audit of Third (2018-03-30) duo.com
Veritas Launches AWS Cloud Storage Service Integration, Developer APIs (2018-04-13) www.channele2e.com
Saving External API Data To Your Own Rails API (2018-05-30) medium.com
SD cards could soon hold 128TB of storage (2018-06-28) www.theverge.com
File Uploads with Apollo Server 2.0 (2018-07-03) medium.com
A Developer’s First Look At Filestack (2018-07-30) blog.filestack.com
Hosting a Website on AWS S3 (2018-08-23) medium.com
How to pick the cloud storage service that’s right for you (2018-08-31) www.theverge.com
Lazy Image Optimiser Using AWS S3 and NodeJs (2018-10-09) medium.com

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