How Amazon Uses Explosive-Resistant Devices To Transfer Data To AWS

Demand for cloud computing from providers like Amazon Web Services continues to rise from both companies and consumers that rely on remote storage and computing power accessible from anywhere. While other tech giants Google, Microsoft, and IBM are vying to be the go-to providers, Amazon remains the undisputed leader in cloud computing.
Amazon Web Services is behind much of the technology we use every day, from streaming your favorite shows on Netflix to calling a car from Lyft. AWS has been one of Amazon’s most profitable business endeavors as companies abandon their own data centers for Amazon Web Services. Amazon said it has more 4,000 government contracts as well.
But moving data from local servers to the AWS cloud servers can be a challenge. Amazondeveloped physical and rugged products called the Snowball and the Snowmobile to help companies transfer data to the cloud. CNBC got a rare inside look at how Amazon Web Services transfers a large amount of data to the cloud.
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How Amazon Uses Explosive-Resistant Devices To Transfer Data To AWS




  • WTH!

  • i have some linux isos that need backing up

    Gagan MaurGagan Maur4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • How far can the true drive on a full tank of data?

    Ryan SwaggertRyan Swaggert4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • No one need truck we need powerful computers and networks like 6 G or more

    Jamal AbdullahiJamal Abdullahi5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It’s not a Mack truck, it’s a Peterbilt truck.

    adventureawaitsadventureawaits6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Now talk to iranian company who use aws service

    dinosauriadinosauria7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Snow mountain is next.

    Travel RichieTravel Richie7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Obviously they haven't tried nukes

    err0rerr0r8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 7:25 Nightmare

    Christopher HensleyChristopher Hensley9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Pied Piper box and Hooli box are better anyway

    Cabko2691Cabko269110 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Just imagine that truck crashing on the way back 🔥😐😂

    Om BhujadeOm Bhujade10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It would be so awesome to get a job dealing with these things on the daily! Exciting!!!

    Flash 🇿🇦Flash 🇿🇦10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • scale guy: what you hauling? driver: data. scale guy: im gonna have to look inside. military dude pops out with gun in scale guys face " thats just not happening".

    me mme m11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Slowly but surely building a monopoly based on our data.

    ibexyibexy12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Sponcered by Amazon.

    Y FuduoduoY Fuduoduo14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The modern version of walking floppies over to a friend's house, or sending a flash drive in the mail.

    DaltonDalton16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I work at a biggest ad agency in LA & i deal daily petabytes of data , so we needed something very big where we can keep our data in a data warehouse , so we choose snowflake Data Warehouse which is running on AWS infrastructure for our data analytics operations .Really we need to do something about our data as its getting increased every day .

  • "Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway." Andrew S. Tanenbaum (Computer Networks 3rd edition - 1996)

    Hasan ManzakHasan Manzak16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • yottabytes? that sounds like a candy brand!

    raka gilangraka gilang17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 10:16 That is wrong,a notebook has a screen, a motherboard, ram, cpu and a gpu a keyboard and a mouse pad, don't lie to people. It's like 200 million regular notebook hdd's you fu*king liar.

    Robo CopRobo Cop17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 0:24 That can't be, Google Cloud is like a billion times better than the loser Amazon.

    Robo CopRobo Cop17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • What business has 3 billion songs!

    Watch VidsWatch Vids17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Am I the only one seeing the irony of calling these things snowballs? Clerks Snowballing Scene:

    Spicoli In_GRSpicoli In_GR18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Ufffffff.. wtf did I saw.. data center on wheels!!! Amazing 👌

    Mr. VangaMr. Vanga18 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Anon AnonymousAnon Anonymous18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I don't like Amazon; they removed a book I had bought on my Kindle e-reader.

    S DouglasS Douglas19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Hmm this would be totally an overkill for my gaming rig, hey but whatever.... (adds to cart)

    kshitijnikamkshitijnikam20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • AWS - The world's largest single point of failure.

    Spencer NickSpencer Nick21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • SnowMobile is the new SkyNet

    Dursun SahinDursun Sahin22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Impressive!

    pvillaluna1pvillaluna123 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Proud amazon shareholder 😎

    DavidDavid23 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Sure pay us to collect your data like we won't play peek a boo? Google (gmail, youtube, robotics) data collection. Facebook - data collection Amazon - entering data collection Pass...

    videodudetvvideodudetv23 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I bet they make that truck REALLY REALLY secure!! Imagine the losses if it got into an accident. I wouldn't be surprised if it's built out of the same material they use to make Brinks trucks.

    Dixon AdairDixon Adair23 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 2025 Amazon present you theire first AI robot

  • I dont think Russian hacked Clinton's email. It might be someone from within AWS 😂 AWS has almost every file on earth.

    Lian TLian T24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Worth 💰 sharing

    Baji RavellaBaji Ravella24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Hard to imagine them not getting the Pentagon contract

    Devon HornerDevon Horner24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • is it just me or is the math wrong in this video? the truck can hold 100PB and 1 PB is 1000 TB and 1 TB is 1000GB. in my calculations 1 PB is 1,000,000 GB so 100PB is 100,000,000 GB and 100,000,000GB divided by 500GB is 200,000. so it can store 200,000 laptops of data, not 200,000,000 laptops. 200 million laptops would need 100 exabytes or EB. i hope the people doing this math isnt the same people designing the products. very very very very simple math and they got it wrong.

    Wesley PWesley P24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Hi my name is Lucas! I live in a snowball and know everything about you!

    Lance GottiLance Gotti24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Exabyte of cloud computing, no wonder the 5G technology can become one of the trade war factors.

    JinaidJinaid24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

    Atipat12Atipat1224 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • How could you NOT refer to the XKCD comic about the bandwidth of FedEx?

    B5429671 XJB5429671 XJ24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This is how the aliens will discover who we were several hundred years post-nuclear holocaust.

    Joshua GlassmyerJoshua Glassmyer24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Amazon is about to take over the world...

    VictorVictor24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Real reason for thr Cloud is Monopolization of computing and IT infrastructure.

    mr.mixleplixmr.mixleplix24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Lmao the lava story was so over played. Explaining the lava says nothing about the product

    E90PATE90PAT25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Snowball? Would that be a feltched Snowball? Or is this a standard snowball from a long night of hot and sticky action?

    Synaptic DecaySynaptic Decay25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Very informative

    Pitch BlackPitch Black25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The cable management on these server racks make me uncomfortable

    AKUJUAKUJU25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This means Amazon will have accces to all the secret data of companies plus they will also charge money for owning it ...🤔

    Jammy777 MJammy777 M25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • These CNBC videos are so awesome.

    Christian AlexanderChristian Alexander25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • That explains how Jeff Bezos become so rich by becoming the most used cloud service for all companies and shipping hard drive trucks worth of data from companies to his huge data-center. He can save some gas if he puts that trailer on a train for long distance shipping.

    hbarudihbarudi25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • "the Internet is not like a truck.." AWS: "Hold my beer"

    Stephen HaymanStephen Hayman25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Bill Vass dressed like a boss!

    Moon Light FilmsMoon Light Films25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • One company we know doesn't use AWS? HBO because every time a new Game of Thrones episode uploaded you were lucky to get in

    dosmastrifydosmastrify25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Not ONE OF the most profitable Amazon business Endeavors, THE most profitable

    dosmastrifydosmastrify25 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 1024

    Satan Lover13Satan Lover1325 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Snowbals are the traditional way of lift and shift.. wow old wine in new bottle...

    bupualbupual26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • so... even serious videos need a clickbait title... :(

    Ludovic TurlierLudovic Turlier26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Basically it's a pendrive for big boys.

    Vishal GauravVishal Gaurav26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Criminals must love this.

    tensix tagtensix tag26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Nobody gonna say nothing about his wig???

    Oiram PerezOiram Perez26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It seems like the world is heading towards Amazon is going the controls the whole world like a dictator in few years..

    arun Sarun S26 วันที่ผ่านมา

    quest 77051quest 7705126 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • All the data data in the world held by a few private entities....

    Alpine DogAlpine Dog26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Too much information.

    chuck1prillamanchuck1prillaman26 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • With 16 Terabyte Harddrives available today. 1 Peta byte is just 63 drives. Thats just 1!!! U2 Server Rack. Meaning one 42U cabinet is about 21 Petabytes...A Truck could house far more Data then 100 Petabytes XD

    GuckyGucky26 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • they may have ment 100 exabytes maybe?

      quest 77051quest 7705126 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • AGREED.

      quest 77051quest 7705126 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • There's an old saying: "Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway." This was true when it was first said in the 1980s, and it's still true today.

    Adam ZeyAdam Zey26 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • wooow...deep.

      quest 77051quest 7705126 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • My favorite game Star Citizen uses Amazon servers. I couldn't be more happier.

    Patrick D.Patrick D.26 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Kevin Myrick No no no, it still in development.

      Patrick D.Patrick D.24 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • It finally came out?

      Kevin MyrickKevin Myrick24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The way this is worded and written, its 100% an Amazon commercial disguised as some kind of documentary.

    JanushaJanusha26 วันที่ผ่านมา
How Amazon Uses Explosive-Resistant Devices To Transfer Data To AWS