Amazon Aurora Serverless

✍ Do you know Amazon Aurora Serverless

  • AWS Aurora is an RDS AWS-managed service with complete MySQL and PostgreSQL compatibility. It delivers built-in protection, continuous backups, serverless computing, 15 read replicas, automatic multi-region replication, and integration with other AWS services.

  • Aurora Serverless is an on-demand, autoscaling configuration for Aurora RDS Managed services. It automatically starts up, shuts down, and scales capacity up or down based on the application's needs. You can run your database on AWS without managing database capacity.

Aurora Serverless Characteristics

  • 🎯 Amazon Aurora Serverless automatically scales to huge transactions in a fraction of a second and scales instantly to support even the most demanding applications. 🚀

  • 🎯 Amazon Aurora Serverless v2 scales capacity in fine-grained increments based on an application’s conditions, providing customers up to 90% cost savings compared to provisioning capacity for peak load. 💰

  • 🎯 Aurora Serverless v2 provides the full range of Amazon Aurora capabilities, including Multi-AZ support, Global Database, and read replicas. 🌏

  • 🎯 Aurora Serverless v2 is generally available for the MySQL 8.0 and PostgreSQL 13 compatible editions of Amazon Aurora.

Compatible Edition

  • Aurora Serverless v2 is generally available for the

    • Amazon Aurora MySQL-Compatible Edition

    • PostgreSQL-Compatible Edition.

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Use cases of Amazon Aurora Serverless

Amazon Aurora Serverless is a fully managed, autoscaling version of Amazon Aurora, a relational database service that is compatible with MySQL and PostgreSQL. Here are some common use cases for Amazon Aurora Serverless:

  1. Web and mobile applications: Aurora Serverless is well-suited for web and mobile applications that experience variable levels of traffic, as it can automatically scale up or down based on demand.

  2. Development and testing: Aurora Serverless is a cost-effective option for development and testing environments that don't require a dedicated database cluster.

  3. Data warehousing: Aurora Serverless can be used as a data warehousing solution for small to medium-sized data warehouses that don't need a dedicated cluster.

  4. Analytics and reporting: Aurora Serverless can be used as an analytics and reporting data store for applications that need to run ad-hoc queries on large datasets.

  5. Internet of Things (IoT) and real-time applications: Aurora Serverless can be used as a real-time data store for IoT and other applications that require low-latency data access and automatic scaling.

  6. Backup and disaster recovery: Aurora Serverless can be used as a backup and disaster recovery solution for other databases, as it provides automatic failover and data replication capabilities.

These are just a few examples of the types of workloads that can benefit from the scalability and cost efficiency of Amazon Aurora Serverless.

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