Event-driven transfer on Storage Transfer Service for Google Cloud Storage


Last January 7, 2023, Google Cloud announced a new capability for Storage Transfer Service (STS). Now, users can do an event-driven transfer quickly to a Cloud storage whenever there are changes to a source bucket. The event-driven transfer is an execution mode on Storage Transfer Service that allows transfer to a destination using the events from the source as triggers. Google Cloud claims that the transfer rate is near-real-time between the source and its destination. Here are some of the use cases of event-driven transfer: Event-driven Analytics Cloud Storage Replication/Data Aggregation Disaster Recovery/High Availability Cross-cloud Backup (AWS S3 backup to [...]