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 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

AWS Mnemonics: Simple Flash Cards

It's important to know the details of what each service is.  But at the same time, it helps to know a simple phrase to trigger your memory as a complete newbie.  So I've created this AWS Mnemonics page to help you remember key features and facts. Especially when there are half a dozen services that … Continue reading AWS Mnemonics: Simple Flash Cards