Cloud Storage is a service offered by Selectel for storing and distributing static data. The service is built on OpenStack Swift, which offers extensive opportunities for integrating with various applications and sites.
All files uploaded to storage are replicated on three independent servers, providing maximum data durability. Storage automatically scales to match growing data loads.
In addition to storing data, Cloud Storage can be used for a variety of purposes:
- storing backups
- distributing static content for online applications and sites
- hosting static sites
A single unit of stored data
A logical storage unit, where stored objects (files or folders and their contents) inherit the parent's (container) setting
Content Delivery Network; a network of specially equipped servers that accelerate the delivery (distribution) of content to the end user
Standard security technology for establishing an encrypted connection between a web server (site) and client (browser)