Modern web and mobile applications demand a highly-available, distributed object storage system that supports highly-concurrent workloads. OpenStack Swift solves these problems at large services providers, top web properties and large enterprises. This talk will also provide an overview of Swifts architecture where you will learn about the components of Swift. This talk will also cover use cases including high-volume websites, mobile application development, custom file-sharing applications, data analytics and providing private/public storage infrastructure-as-a-service. This talk is also for those who want to understand the design goals of Swift and how to best make use of this component of OpenStack. Its a great introduction for those interested in using or learning more about Swift.