The prospect of moving data workloads to the cloud can be daunting, so can making sense of the array of tools, protocols, and mechanisms available to move data into AWS. In this session, we look at online and offline data transfer methods for large amounts of data and vast quantities of small files, including AWS DataSync, AWS Transfer for SFTP, AWS Storage Gateway, and the AWS Snow family. We compare the merits of these services with traditional data transfer practices. Finally, you get hands-on time with AWS Storage Gateway, AWS Snowball, and AWS DataSync.