Creating, Connecting, and Monitoring Databases with Amazon RDS

by Jeff Hopper

Amazon RDS provides hosting services for several different database engines. Explore how to create, connect to, and monitor the five third-party database engines.

What you'll learn

Data persistence is at the core of every line of business application. In this course, Creating, Connecting, and Monitoring Databases with Amazon RDS, you will learn foundational knowledge of managing the five third-party database engines provided by RDS. First, you will learn the common configurations shared among each these engines. Next, you will discover any specific configurations of each engine. Finally, you will explore several of the supporting features provided by RDS, such as Read Replicas, Database Backups, and Database Monitoring. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Amazon RDS needed to create, connect to, and monitor the five third-party database engines.

About the author

Jeff Hopper is a polyglot solution developer with over 20 years of experience across several business domains. He has enjoyed many of those years focusing on the .Net stack for both web and mobile development. Lately, he is delving into technologies such as Blockchain, Machine Learning, and Graph Databases. His desire is to help people achieve more through technology in order to free up more time to be with family and friends. He and his lovely wife are currently adventuring across the United St... more

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