Free alternative to aws s315 Feb 2016
There are many distributed file systems.
Some are AWS S3 compatible:
Ceph with a REST interface that’s compatible with applications written for S3 and Swift, acquired by Redhat. Implement Object storage,block storage and file system.
FakeS3 is a lightweight server that responds to the same calls Amazon S3 responds to. It is extremely useful for testing of S3 in a sandbox environment without actually making calls to Amazon, which not only require network, but also cost you precious dollars.
minio.io is Go cloud storage compatible with S3
suitable for small files <=16M
Included in Apache Hadoop,rather complex and not suitable for small files
Taobao File system
based on facebook haystack design paper
[GridFS]https://dzone.com/articles/when-use-gridfs-mongodb [Facebook Haystack]http://www.oenhan.com/haystack-tfs GFS