Storage for IBM Cloud native applications such as Watson and developer services
Leverage Cloud Object Storage to build your cloud applications. SDKs are available and include support a common set of S3 API functions for programmatic access so dev ops teams can easily connect applications such as Watson and developer services to scalable cloud storage and integrate with IBM Cloud Services.
IAM Policies - Bucket level access management
IBM Identity and Access Management (IAM) integration allows for granular access control at the bucket level using role based policies.
Encryption for data at rest (SSE, SSE-C, SSE-Key Protect)
All data is encrypted at-rest and in-flight by default, and with additional option of using customer provided keys. Keys can either be self-managed or by using IBM Key Protect*. (*Available in US-south (Dallas) and EU-gb (London) Regional service only.)
Regional and Cross Region resiliency options
Select the best resiliency option for your data workload. Choose "Cross Region" to store unstructured data across three or more regions, or choose "Regional" resiliency to store your data within a single region.
Data storage classes for Active, Less Active, Archive and Dynamic workloads
Choose storage classes for frequently accessed data, occasionally accessed data and long-term data retention with Standard, Vault and Cold Vault. Or, choose Flex class for dynamic data access needs that fluctuate month to month.
Lite and pay-as-you-go plans