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  1. From your Amazon Web Services account, sign in to the AWS Management Console and select Services.
  2. Under Storage, select S3.
  3. Click the CTERA Portal bucket from the S3 buckets list and then select the Management tab.
    The management details for the bucket are displayed.
  4. Click Add lifecycle rule.
    The Lifecycle rule wizard is displayed.
  5. Enter a name for the rule and in the filter text box enter blocks and the press Enter.
  6. Click Next.
    The Lifecycle rule wizard Transitions screen is displayed.
  7. Check Current version.
    The Transitions screen is changed to include the ability to add transitions.
  8. Click Add transition and from the Object creation drop-down select Transition to Intelligent-Tiering after.
  9. Specify 7 days to wait until the transition is performed.
  10. Click Next.
    The Lifecycle rule wizard Expirations screen is displayed.
  11. Leave the defaults, everything unchecked, and click Next.
    The Lifecycle rule wizard Review screen is displayed.

  12. Click Save.

The management details for the bucket are displayed showing the added lifecycle rule.

Use management metrics to validate the storage transition.


Also see AWS Intelligent Tiering Storage.pdf