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December 14th, 2011 9 comments

WingFS drag and drop desktop tool for the cloud. It is now available for Mac OSX (Intel 10.6+) for free. For Linux and Windows, it will be available in the fourth quarter of 2013.

The Cloud is a hot topic these days, but not everyone has had an opportunity to experience it. Now, with WingFS, Archiware is giving you a chance to get familiar with the Cloud. WingFS puts your Amazon S3 Pool at your fingertips, allowing for simple drag-and-drop deposits. User friendly, clear and simple, WingFS brings the Cloud to your desktop.
Take a look behind the Archiware project curtain and get a feel for future Cloud services.

Note: WingFS currently supports PresSTORE (P5).

How to use Archiware WingFS:
1. Create an Amazon S3 account or use your existing Amazon account to log in.
Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) is a professional and scalable service that allows for a free quota for testing. This AWS Free Usage Tier is 5GB at the time of this writing. Entering your credit card information is necessary to get access to this service (even to the free evaluation part).

2.Enter address as required

3.Enter payment method

4.Enter VAT information if applicable

5.Activating account and e-mail message

6.Create a Bucket to hold your data

7. Download WingFS


8. When you open the .dmg file Install Fuse4X first, then WingFS

9.Where to get the key for S3
http://aws-portal.amazon.com/gp/aws/developer/account/index.html?action=access-key

10. Enter your S3 parameters

WingFS present the list of buckets