Are you looking to migrate your MySQL databases to Amazon RDS, the managed relational database service provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS)? Look no further! Amazon has created a free course that will guide you through the process of migrating your MySQL databases to Amazon RDS.
In this course, AWS Hero Alex DeBrie demonstrates the step-by-step process of migrating a MySQL database to Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS). You can either watch Alex explain the steps of the migration process or follow along using your own Amazon Web Services (AWS) account or the AWS Free Tier.
The course is designed for individuals who are familiar with MySQL databases and want to learn how to migrate them to Amazon RDS. It covers all the necessary steps, from preparing for the migration to performing the migration and post-migration tasks. The course includes hands-on labs, quizzes, and a final project to help you practice and solidify your understanding of the material.
Throughout the course, you will learn about the different migration options available, such as using the AWS Database Migration Service (DMS) or the AWS Schema Conversion Tool (SCT), and when to use each one. You will also learn how to perform a full or partial migration and how to handle large databases. Additionally, you will learn how to configure and manage your Amazon RDS instances and how to troubleshoot common issues.
By the end of the course, you will have a solid understanding of how to migrate your MySQL databases to Amazon RDS. You will be able to move your databases to the cloud with confidence, knowing that you have the skills and knowledge necessary to ensure a successful migration. Enroll in the Migrating from MySQL to Amazon RDS free course today and start your journey to the cloud. With Amazon RDS, you can take advantage of features such as automatic backups, software patching, and the ability to scale your resources as needed, all while keeping compatibility with your existing MySQL databases.