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Amazon Aurora High Availability

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Description

Interested in learning about Amazon Aurora?

Amazon Aurora is a next generation cloud native relational database, providing unrivalled performance and availability features!!

This course explores the various configuration options and techniques that you can use to create highly available Amazon Aurora databases. It starts off by looking at the high availability options available within Amazon Aurora, before diving deeper into more specific features, such as single and multi master setups, read replicas, and how Aurora can be provisioned serverless. Each new topic is accompanied by a real-world demonstration to help you better understand the concepts presented within the course.

For any feedback or questions relating to this course, please contact us as support@cloudacademy.com.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how to provision and configure Amazon Aurora in a manner that ensures it is highly available and able to serve all read and write requests.

Intended Audience

This course is intended for those responsible for architecting Aurora database setups, with an emphasis on high availability.

Prerequisites

To get the most from this course, you should be familiar with basic SQL database concepts. If required, consider taking our "Database Fundamentals for AWS" course first.

Source Code

The following GitHub repository is referenced within this course:

Transcript

Hello and welcome! In this course, I’ll review and demonstrate various configuration options and techniques that you can use to create highly available Amazon Aurora databases.

My name is Jeremy Cook and if you have any questions, please reach out to me using the details shown on screen, alternatively, you can always get in touch with us here at Cloud Academy by sending an email to support@cloudacademy.com where one of our cloud experts will reply to your question.

This course has been created for those who are responsible for architecting Aurora database setups - with an emphasis on high availability - ensuring that your internet scale applications are always available.

By the end of this course, you will understand how to provision and configure Amazon Aurora in a manner that ensures it is highly available and able to serve all read and write requests to it.

To get the most from this course you should be familiar with basic SQL database concepts. If required, consider taking our “Database Fundamentals for AWS” course first. Ok, let’s get started!

About the Author
Students39138
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Jeremy is the DevOps Content Lead at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing technical training documentation for DevOps.

He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 20+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud, Security, and Machine Learning.

Jeremy holds professional certifications for both the AWS and GCP cloud platforms.