AWS, Database

AWS RDS Aurora Replication with Mysql

In my previous post, we learnt about how to launch RDS Aurora instance. The storage space of RDS Aurora is automatically scalable up to 64 TB and the read scaling can be achieved by creating up to 15 replicas in the cluster. I had migrated database into RDS Aurora to avail fault tolerance feature. Once the migration was completed I came...

by Rajdeep Singh
Tag: Aurora
08-Feb-2016

AWS, Technology

Using Encryption with AWS Aurora

Encrypting RDS provides additional security by encrypting the underlying storage of your RDS data. Amazon uses AES-256 encryption algorithm to encrypt your RDS data on the devices on the servers hosting your database instances.The performance impact of the encryption is minimal on your DB instance. Your end application does not require...

by Rahul Jaiswal
Tag: Aurora
04-Feb-2016

AWS

Amazon RDS Migration to AURORA

We have already read about Amazon Aurora service in my previous post . Today we are going to migrate our existing RDS instance to Aurora Cluster. . The things you must know before migration:- 1. Aurora can be placed only in three regions (us-east-1, us-west-2 and eu-west-1). So if you are planning to migrate other than these region,...

by Rajdeep Singh
Tag: Aurora
31-Jul-2015

AWS

Setup AMAZON AURORA DB Cluster

AWS announced its new database service for customers called "Amazon Aurora" which I have been waiting for since a long time. It delivers up to 5X performance of MySQL with high availability in 3 different regions. As it is new to all of us, so today we will be having hands on experience on AURORA Cluster for MySQL. I have segregated...

by Rajdeep Singh
Tag: Aurora
30-Jul-2015

AWS

Amazon Aurora – New database in RDS

In the recent re:Invent 2014 conference in Las Vegas, Amazon announced about its fifth database: Amazon Aurora. Aurora becomes the latest addition to the list of databases available on Amazon RDS after MySQL, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, and PostgreSQL. It is a fully managed database which consist of  speed and reliability which...

by Jai Prakash Dave
Tag: Aurora
17-Nov-2014