Running S3 Object Storage Locally with MinIO

Object storage is amazingly versatile. We normally associate it with AWS S3, but Object Storage can also be run on your private network with MinIO. In this article, I’ll show you how to install MinIO using Docker and also on a Mac using homebrew.

MinIO has an API which is compatible with Amazon S3. This will allow you to develop applications locally and later, easily port them to AWS or…