1. Create an upgraded Bluemix account from the Bluemix catalog by clicking on the Create a Free Account button, then head over to the Bluemix catalog and follow the link for Cloud Object Storage. Follow the Upgrade link.
  2. Order a storage instance from the Infrastructure portal by clicking Storage > Object Storage in the Navigation menu and selecting “IBM COS - S3 API” from the order form.
  3. Create a bucket by clicking the Add button.
  4. Upload an object by clicking the + button at the right of the first row and selecting a file from your computer.

Congratulations - that file is now encrpyted and dispersed across North America with no complete copy existing in any given data center. To learn more about COS and how to use it in your applications take a look through the developer documentation: