ClickHouse now fully supports both AWS S3 and MinIO as S3-compatible object storage services. In this comparison, we will test the performance of AWS S3 and MinIO when used to store table data from two of our standard datasets: the OnTime dataset; and the New York Taxi dataset.
In November 2020, Alexander Zaitsev introduced S3-compatible object storage compatibility with ClickHouse. In his article ClickHouse and S3 Compatible Object Storage, he provided steps to use AWS S3 with ClickHouse’s disk storage system and the S3 table function. Now, we are excited to announce full support for integrating with MinIO, ClickHouse’s second fully supported S3-compatible[…]