Wowza Media Server® Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) include a preinstalled s3fs
package. s3fs is a Filesytem in Userspace (FUSE) virtual file system that enables you to mount an Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket as a local file system on a Wowza Media Server for Amazon EC2 instance. You can copy videos recorded by Wowza Media Server to the directory so that they can be streamed immediately by video on demand players using the vods3
application. This article describes how to use s3fs.