Minio Object Storage

Minio is an object storage server compatible with Amazon S3 and licensed under Apache 2.0 License

Store photos, videos, VMs, containers, log files, or any blob of data as objects.

What is Minio

Minio is an object storage server built for cloud application developers and devops.


Amazon S3 Compatible

Minio implements Amazon S3 v4 APIs. Minio also includes client SDKs and a console utility.


Minimalist Design

Minio is deeply influenced by minimalism. We believe that only simple things scale.


Apache Licence 2.0

Minio is free software, released under Apache license v2.0. Minio has an active developer and user community.


Microstorage Architecture

Microstorage architecture achieves exascale by provisioning a large number of smaller instances. Any failure is contained within a single instance.


Erasure Code & Bitrot Protection

Minio protects data against hardware failures and silent data corruption using erasure code and checksums. You may lose half the number of drives and still recover from it.


Written in Go

Go is an emerging language of choice for modern cloud infrastructure projects. Go language enables Minio to be highly concurrent and lightweight.