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Cloud Computing

S3 Object Storage

Compliant with the S3 standard:
  • highly scalable
  • affordable
  • convenient
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S3 Object Storage

S3 Object Storage is ideal for backups and archiving company data. It is a convenient, affordable, and compliant way to store any amount of static data.
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Maximum reliability

S3 Object Storage provides redundant data storage on several nodes – without additional costs or administration workload. Your data is stored redundantly, while mirroring ensures retrieval at any time.
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Incredible flexibility

S3 Object Storage is the ideal solution for highly scalable, distributed systems. It comes with virtually unlimited storage space, including distributed access rights and multiplatform capability.
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Easy integration

Many common backup solutions work with S3. The REST API allows S3 Object Storage to be easily integrated into automated processes or conveniently accessed via http(s). As a quasi-standard, S3 also guarantees outstanding interoperability and compatibility.

Only pay for what you use

S3 Object Storage keeps your budget calculations simple. You can respond easily to changing requirements and only pay for the storage space and time that you actually use, without restrictive contract periods and minimum prices. Instead you will benefit from attractive tiered pricing: The more storage space you use, the less you pay per TB.

  • 1 GB of storage starts at just £0.013 per month
  • API access / usage from £0.003 per 10,000 calls
  • Free data storage / retrieval
  • Outgoing traffic from £0.03 per GB

    • Fair and transparent pricing structure
    • No fixed contract periods
    • Per-minute billing
    • Free trial period

      Ideal uses for S3 Object Storage

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      File Sharing

      File sharing on an open source storage platform

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      Data archiving

      Long-term, affordable archiving of company and customer data

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      File storage

      Storage of website/shop images and videos

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      Big Data

      Storage of large, unstructured volumes of raw data

      Get your own S3 Object Storage in just minutes

      Try out S3 Object Storage with a starting credit of £500 for 30 days — with no further commitment, contracts, or hidden costs!


      Try out all the benefits of S3 Object Storage for 30 days – without any contractual obligations or hidden costs! Simply register for a free account.

      Easy setup

      Configure your S3 buckets and then transfer the storage objects to the cloud. To do this, use our S3 API or the Data Center Designer in the Compute Engine.

      You’re all set

      Your Object Storage is available immediately after configuration and can be integrated directly into your applications.

      24/7 technical support

      Our experienced system admins are on hand 24/7 to offer you professional technical support. Even at night, at the weekend, and on bank holidays ‒ 365 days a year, free of charge.
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      Combine S3 Object Storage with the following products:

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      Compute Engine

      Infrastructure as a service – your customised cloud solution with professional support
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      Cloud Server

      Cloud server and root access – with Intel® Xeon® processor and SSD storage (SAN)
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      Dedicated Server

      Dedicated servers with high-performance hardware and the flexibility of the cloud

      S3 Object Storage

      FAQ – Frequently asked questions

      You can find the complete IONOS API documentation at DevOpsCentral.

      The IONOS Cloud also offers free 24/7 support to help you with any problems.

      IONOS Cloud S3 Object Storage can be accessed via the IONOS Data Centre Designer (DCD) by clicking on the corresponding menu item in the menu bar. This opens the Object Storage Management Console, a graphical interface that allows you to manage your objects.

      Contract owners and administrators can start using IONOS S3 Object Storage immediately and enable this feature for other users.

      Access points

      In addition to the DCD, the IONOS S3 Object Storage can also be accessed externally via an API with the following access points:

      IONOS S3 Object Storage API:

      Via IONOS S3 Object Storage hosted websites:

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