boto: A Python interface to Amazon Web Services

An integrated interface to current and future infrastructural services offered by Amazon Web Services.

Currently, this includes:

  • Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • Simple Queue Service (SQS)
  • Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
  • Elastic Load Balancer (ELB)
  • CloudWatch
  • AutoScale
  • Mechanical Turk
  • SimpleDB (SDB) - See SimpleDbPage for details
  • CloudFront
  • Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Relational Data Services (RDS)
  • Elastic Map Reduce (EMR)
  • Flexible Payment Service (FPS)
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)

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The boto source repository is at

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