Compare AWS Snowball vs. AWS Snowball Edge

AWS Snowball is ranked 1st in Data Migration Appliances with 4 reviews while AWS Snowball Edge is ranked 6th in Data Migration Appliances. AWS Snowball is rated 8.8, while AWS Snowball Edge is rated 0. The top reviewer of AWS Snowball writes "Transfers data easily into and out of the cloud for all size clients". On the other hand, AWS Snowball is most compared with Microsoft Azure Data Box, Google Transfer Appliance and IBM Cloud Mass Data Migration, whereas AWS Snowball Edge is most compared with .
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Amazon AWS Snowball, Amazon Snowball, Snowball
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Overview

Snowball is a petabyte-scale data transport solution that uses devices designed to be secure to transfer large amounts of data into and out of the AWS Cloud. Using Snowball addresses common challenges with large-scale data transfers including high network costs, long transfer times, and security concerns. Customers today use Snowball to migrate analytics data, genomics data, video libraries, image repositories, backups, and to archive part of data center shutdowns, tape replacement or application migration projects. Transferring data with Snowball is simple, fast, more secure, and can be as little as one-fifth the cost of transferring data via high-speed Internet.

AWS Snowball Edge is a 100TB data transfer device with on-board storage and compute capabilities. You can use Snowball Edge to move large amounts of data into and out of AWS, as a temporary storage tier for large local datasets, or to support local workloads in remote or offline locations.

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Wazee Digital, Craftsy, Live Nation, EssessExpedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
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