AWS DynamoDB: Non-Relational Database

Amazon DynamoDB is a quick and flexible NoSQL (Non-Relational Database) service for applications that require consistent, millisecond latency. It is scalable and fully managed by AWS, so you no longer have to worry about the administration side of maintaining and expanding database capacities. It can hold exceptionally large amount of data that can be searched … Continue reading AWS DynamoDB: Non-Relational Database

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

AWS Redshift: Data Warehouse

Amazon Redshift is a cloud-based, fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse service.  It is cheap, fast, secure, and scalable. It can scale data up to petabytes, which enables companies to acquire new insights for their businesses. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUvn49gey8Y It provides 10 times faster performance than other data warehouses, while being extremely cost effective. You can deploy a … Continue reading AWS Redshift: Data Warehouse