How to use AWS SDK for PHP with Minio Server Slack

aws-sdk-php is the official AWS SDK for the PHP programming language. In this recipe we will learn how to use aws-sdk-php with Minio server.

1. Prerequisites

Install Minio Server from here.

2. Installation

Install aws-sdk-php from AWS SDK for PHP official docs here

3. Example

Please replace endpoint,key, secret, Bucket with your local setup in this example.php file.

Example below shows putObject and getObject operations on Minio server using aws-sdk-php.


// Include the SDK using the Composer autoloader
require 'vendor/autoload.php';

$s3 = new Aws\S3\S3Client([
        'version' => 'latest',
        'region'  => 'us-east-1',
        'endpoint' => 'http://localhost:9000',
        'credentials' => [
                'key'    => 'YOUR-ACCESSKEYID',
                'secret' => 'YOUR-SECRETACCESSKEY',

// Send a PutObject request and get the result object.
$insert = $s3->putObject([
     'Bucket' => 'testbucket',
     'Key'    => 'testkey',
     'Body'   => 'Hello from Minio!!'

// Download the contents of the object.
$retrive = $s3->getObject([
     'Bucket' => 'testbucket',
     'Key'    => 'testkey',
     'SaveAs' => 'testkey_local'

// Print the body of the result by indexing into the result object.
echo $retrive['Body'];

4. Run the Program

php example.php
Hello from Minio!!