AWS Database Services Overview 7
What Is Amazon AWS Aurora?
Amazon Aurora is fully managed by Amazon RDS. It is a relational database engine built for the cloud. Amazon Aurora is also completely compatible with MySQL. Since Amazon Aurora is fully managed by RDS, all administrative tasks such as database setup, patching, backups, and more are automated.
Following are some of the benefits of using Amazon Aurora:
- It provides high performance and scalability.
- It’s highly secure.
- It offers high availability and durability.
- It’s fully managed.