You can work with Amazon
, a web service for content delivery, very easily using Bucket Explorer. CloudFront makes it easier to distribute content to end users quickly, with low latency and high data transfer speed. Amazon CloudFront delivers your content through a worldwide network of edge locations. Now Bucket Explorer has been enhanced with CloudFront
feature. This feature will allow Amazon to log the operations performed on distributed contents. Logs are saved on the distributed bucket where you have set logging. CloudFront now supports Include Cookies for Download Distribution Logging. This will provide you with more information in the access logs.
You can set distribution logging by sending the PUT Request either using Amazon CloudFront API- PUT Distribution OR using Bucket Explorer User Interface. To use Amazon CloudFront API, you will need to write your own software program, however, if you do not want to write your program, you can use Bucket Explorer User Interface to set distribution logging using mouse clicks.
The below two sections describe how you can set distribution logging using the PUT Distribution request in your code or using Bucket Explorer.
1. Set Logging Using REST API
a. Download Distribution
To set logging while we are updating distribution, we perform PUT request with other distribution details -