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Status Delivered
Categories Usability
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 24, 2019

S3Client needs to support non-Amazon S3-compatible storage (Dell EMC, etc)

S3 client needs to be able to connect to non-Amazon S3 compatible storage to support systems whose security requirements only allow for private cloud storage.

What is your industry? Automotive
How will this idea be used?

S3 client will be configured to connect to local cloud storage instead of Amazon storage.

  • Guest
    Sep 15, 2021

    This feature will be available in 6.1.1 available soon

  • Guest
    Jun 4, 2020

    Version - Dell/EMC ECS v3.4 over S3 APIs

    Will need a way to set the value for the ‘path style’ flag from B2B Integrator business process (public static final boolean DEFAULT_PATH_STYLE_ACCESS = true)

  • Guest
    Oct 2, 2019

    Thank you for participating in the request for enhancement community. We have accepted this enhancement to our roadmap and plan testing in the near term. We'll update this entry as needed.