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Python Amazon S3 File Archiver
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I need to archive, compress, and transfer a series of files Amazon Web Services - Simple Storage (AWS S3). A directory contains a large number of files with a group identifier embedded within each filename. For example, the directory contains a list of files like:


Where the identifiers are blue, red and green.

Using a Python script, I need to archive, compress, and transfer the files to AWS S3 by identifier. An example mapping from file to archive and AWS S3 buck/folder is shown below.
Filenames Archive AWS location (bucket/folder)
*red*.txt, red.tar.gz, bucket/red
*blue*.txt, blue.tar.gz, bucket/blue
*green*.txt, green.tar.gz, bucket/green

The developer can make the following assumptions:
The script should be serial in that it should archive, compress and transfer one group of files before moving onto the second group
The bucket is alread...

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Desired Skills
Python, Amazon Web Services
Job ID: 28516820
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 Hungary  |  
Professional Python programmer. 15 years of business application development
 5.0   |  $840 Earnings   |  3 Jobs
Bid ID: 28535520  |  Submitted: Feb 7, 2012 10:33 ET 
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