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Snow Cone

AWS Snowcone(opens in a new tab) is a small, rugged, and secure edge computing and data transfer device.

It features 2 CPUs, 4 GB of memory, and up to 14 TB of usable storage.


  • It is used for large data transfer
  • It has less cost, fast and is secure.
  • A SnowBall edge connects to your existing applications and infrastructure using the standard interfaces.

AWS Snowball offers two types of devices:

  • Snowball Edge Storage Optimized devices are well suited for large-scale data migrations and recurring transfer workflows, in addition to local computing with higher capacity needs.
  • Snowball Edge Compute Optimized provides powerful computing resources for use cases such as machine learning, full motion video analysis, analytics, and local computing stacks.

AWS Snowmobile

AWS Snowmobile is an exabyte-scale data transfer service used to move large amounts of data to AWS.

You can transfer up to 100 petabytes of data per Snowmobile, a 45-foot long ruggedized shipping container, pulled by a semi trailer truck.

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