AWS Databases

AWS helps to drive down costs of databases, storage and compute by providing relational and non-relational database services.  The database services AWS provides is cheaper, faster, and extremely scalable than options available previously. You can also operate your own database in EC3 and EBS.  There are many options to choose from, depending on your specific … Continue reading AWS Databases

AWS RDS: Relational Database

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) is a cloud-based managed relational database.  AWS handles routine tasks like provisioning, patching, backup, recovery, failure detection, and repair of your databases. RDS utilizes Read Replicas to enhance performance.  It can also replicate the database across multiple Availability Zones for durability.  Automated backups are stored in S3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yjH10T3Miag You can … Continue reading AWS RDS: Relational Database